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A Day in the Life of a UKFast Apprentice

5.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

Apprenticeships have been shining in the media spotlight recently, with many businesspeople - including our own CEO - speaking up about the benefits of gaining experience on the job. Our very own apprentice, Sally, is here to tell you about her experience at UKFast in the first year of her apprenticeship. Read on to find out more! I love that, as an apprentice, no single day is the same! UKFast is a company that gives you the ability to build your own role. In my case, this means supporting clients on our FASTdesk team as well as organising and running…

My Two Weeks at UKFast

1.6.2018 by Jenn Granger

My name’s Marcin. I’m a 17-year-old from Cecil Jones Academy and I’d like to tell you about my work experience so far at UKFast. It’s been such an amazing first week, working in different areas of the company and shadowing each…

What Can You Do To Plug The IT Skills Shortage Gap?

26.3.2018 by Jenn Granger

A growing business is a booming business. You’ve got new team members, plans for a bigger office space and the figures keep getting better. Add that to a positive, can-do attitude and you’ve got yourself a winner! With your business…

Apprenticeships 101: Why Apply?

17.2.2017 by Penny Piper

We’ve been repping our apprentices in a big way this week. It was the first anniversary of our huge apprentice intake following the collapse of Bright Future Software, and we’ve been celebrating the amazing progress and achievements of that 20-strong…

Open the Door to a Better Future

1.2.2016 by Katherine Kelly

When many of us were in school the only options for the future seemed to be university or finding a job. The first was dead expensive and the second could be a struggle without the skills learnt on a course.…

The Next Generation (Of Things)

25.3.2015 by Katherine Kelly

A new report has answered the question of what your teenager is doing upstairs. No, they’re not playing Call of Duty, trying to home-brew Gin and listening to Boyz II Men on repeat. They’re up there learning about tech. Seriously.…

My Week at UKFast – Kyle

25.2.2014 by Katherine Kelly

At UKFast we believe in encouraging talent, helping to foster interest in many different areas of business, and are always looking for the next bright spark. Last week we were very happy to welcome Kyle to the business for his…