Nuclear Skills Strategy Group

News (March 2021)

Celebrating UK Skills for Nuclear

31 Mar 2021

The 13th UK Nuclear Skills Awards organised by NSAN and Cogent Skills took a very different format this year! Held online for the first time, the event brought together people from across the industry…More …

Westinghouse marks the 75th anniversary of its Springfields site in Lancashire

30 Mar 2021

On 28th March 1946, Springfields was named as the site for nuclear fuel production for the UK and has played a vital role for both the industry and the UK ever since. Today, Springfields manufactures…More …

Intra-company Transfers: call for evidence

24 Mar 2021

The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has launched a call for evidence to seek stakeholders' views on the Intra-company Transfer (ICT) immigration route. This consultation closes at: 11:45pm on 15 J…More …

Call for applications – Nuclear Sector Deal PMO – Secondment Opportunities in 2021

16 Mar 2021

We are delighted to announce that the Project Management Office responsible for supporting and shaping the delivering the 2030 vision outlined in the UK’s Nuclear Sector Deal is expanding. There are…More …

Nuclear Bursary Open for Applications

10 Mar 2021

The Nuclear Bursary Scheme aims to provide financial support to individuals looking to pursue or grow their career in nuclear.  This round of the Nuclear Bursary[1] has a particular focus on skills…More …

Sizewell C champions diversity

08 Mar 2021

Sizewell C has signed up to the Nuclear Sector Deal target to encourage more women into the sector. Both individuals and representatives of organisations can sign up to either a personal commitment o…More …

Nuclear Skills Festival 2021: Skills for a Changing World

05 Mar 2021

REGISTER NOW! Join the Nuclear Skills Strategy Group, Women in Nuclear UK (WiN UK) and a host of expert speakers for an action-packed week of essential learning, inspiration and discovery. This is an…More …

Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivers his spring budget

04 Mar 2021

The Budget concentrated on recovery of the UK economy from the COVID-19 downturn, quoting figures from the Office for Budget Responsibility forecasting a return to pre-COVID levels by the middle of ne…More …

Updated - Nuclear Decommissioning - National Occupational Standards Consultation

01 Mar 2021

Following the February consultation on the National Occupational Standards, and feedback from the industry, some amendments have been made to two of the Standards. There is therefore a final stage of…More …