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Jersey Chamber of Commerce News

  • Feb 05, 2019
    Using Jersey’s Wealth of Experience to Help the Poor
    The director of a global organisation set up to help the world’s poorest people access basic financial services has been invited to the island by Jersey Overseas Aid to find out how Jersey can lend its expertise.
  • Feb 05, 2019
    Jersey’s Primary Schools Recognised as Cyber Safe
    The IT services that support Jersey’s primary schools have been awarded Cyber Essentials certification to recognise that they have taken steps to protect against cyber attacks.
  • Jan 22, 2019
    Report into Jersey’s Sports Provision Published
    Senator Steve Pallett, Assistant Minister for Economic Development, Tourism, Sport and Culture, has today (Tuesday 22 January) published a report which sets out the possible future of Jersey’s sports facilities.
  • Dec 14, 2018
    Skills Jersey Move
    Skills Jersey has relocated to town in a move that will create a more efficient and joined-up service to children, young people, lifelong learners and employers.
  • Dec 14, 2018
    JCG to Build International Links
    A programme to foster international school links and bring Chinese students to study in the island has begun at Jersey College for Girls.
  • Dec 12, 2018
    Senator Vallois to Focus on Education Role
    Chief Minister, Senator John Le Fondré, has today announced that the Education Minister, Senator Tracey Vallois, is stepping down as Deputy Chief Minister and resigning as Chair of the States Employment Board, in order to focus full-time on her Education portfolio.
  • Nov 13, 2018
    Construction Projects Support Island Skills
    A new course at Highlands has been developed with construction advisers working on large States of Jersey capital projects, to address the need for more skilled islanders.
  • Nov 06, 2018
    World War I Index at Jersey Library
    Jersey Library has completed a four-year project to index Evening Post newspapers covering the period of the Great War.
  • Sep 28, 2018
    Teachers Survey Results Released
    Eighty three per cent of teachers in Jersey are satisfied with their roles and the majority say that “interactions and relationships with pupils” is the aspect of the role they like the most, a recent staff survey has revealed.
  • Sep 28, 2018
    Trackers Launch Higher Civil Engineering Apprenticeship
    Trackers, part of Jersey’s Children, Young People, Education and Skills Department, are launching a new civil engineering apprenticeship. The part-time course will allow students to study on the island while working in their chosen industry.
  • Sep 10, 2018
    Scrutiny Begins Review of Post-16 Education in the Island
    The Education and Home Affairs Scrutiny Panel, chaired by Deputy Rob Ward announces its review of the current Post-16 provision in the Island. The Panel has established its Terms of Reference and will soon be making a public call for evidence.