VLE Support Ltd has joined the Everything ICT Framework

VLE Support Ltd has joined the Everything ICT Framework

VLE Support Ltd has joined the Everything ICT Framework - the cost-effective, compliant and convenient ICT Procurement Framework for the Public Sector We're now an approved supplier on the Everything ICT Framework, an ICT procurement framework specialising in the...

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VLE Support and Grofar: Bridging Data Gaps to Empower Educators In today’s fast-paced educational landscape, senior college leaders are often burdened with the complexities of managing multiple systems. The challenge of tracking and analysing data across these...

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Meet the team – Krishma

Meet the team – Krishma

Job Title: Software Developer Career History : I moved to England in 2011 as a Master’s degree student. I started my career as a PHP Developer in 2012 where I developed websites for online poker games. I started my role as a fullstack C# Developer in  2015 at Giant...

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Meet the Team – Jacqueline

Meet the Team – Jacqueline

Name: Jacqueline Wheeler Job Title: Customer Service and training officer, specialising in eSignUp Career history: I have worked in FE colleges since 1999, starting out working in faculty offices undertaking many different roles before moving on to lecture maths and...

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What makes a good paSSw@rd??

What makes a good paSSw@rd??

How many times have you cursed the screen when setting a password and the dreaded “complexity” alerts popup? Or alternatively, been forced to dream up a password that only a memory champion can remember? Thankfully those days are behind us due to recent...

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You asked – eSignUp delivered!

You asked – eSignUp delivered!

"We want to be able to search and filter the candidate talent bank to correctly match the best candidates to the most appropriate vacancies". We redesigned the candidate screen so that date of birth; home post code; Maths.; English and areas of interest are visible...

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New Support Desk – how to log a ticket

New Support Desk – how to log a ticket

You might notice that the next time you use our support desk it looks slightly different. We have recently moved to a new system but don't worry, it's the same email address, same great service, just a different interface! Just as before, if you need to log a ticket...

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VLE Support and CENTURY Tech “join forces”

VLE Support and CENTURY Tech “join forces”

VLE Support and CENTURY Tech are delighted to announce their new partnership. CENTURY will now be accessible on VLE Support's new eSuite platform alongside their other products. This partnership comes from a shared desire between the two companies to improve user...

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Excellent Training and Support

Excellent Training and Support

We pride ourselves on our specialist staff and the training and support we give to our customers.  As well as user training, we can provide all sorts of bespoke training programmes from writing effective action plans in eTrackr, planning effective training plans for...

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eSignUp News

eSignUp News

We love this time of year as we feel the buzz and good vibes coming from our colleges and training providers.  A very happy welcome to Buxton and Leek College, Derby University, Chesterfield College, Grantham College and Oasis Training to our growing eSignUp family,...

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New out – our response to new draft funding guidance

New out – our response to new draft funding guidance

The draft apprenticeship funding rules have come earlier this year, with possibly a few more headaches. How are you getting on deciphering, updating documentation and mapping to current processes?  As I compare last year to this, the calculations are an easy swap over...

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Meet the new developer – Richard

Meet the new developer – Richard

Name: Richard Burton Job Title: Technical Customer Support and Software Developer Career History: I’ve been involved in the education sector for most of my working life. Developing has only been one part of my previous roles although recently becoming more prominent....

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Meet the new developer – Manuel

Meet the new developer – Manuel

Name: Manuel Cristelo Job Title: Lead Software Engineer / Manager Short career history / why I became a developer: I started my career in 2009 as a consultant for Banks in Portugal. In 2011 I moved to England and started at Atomwide and developed software for schools...

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Keeping children safe in education 2021

Keeping children safe in education 2021

As the Department for Education update their statutory guidance on Keeping children safe in education (1st September 2021), training provider’s will be updating their staff to make sure that they understand their obligations and legal duties, particularly those...

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Tracking and managing the 16-19 Covid Tuition Fund

Tracking and managing the 16-19 Covid Tuition Fund

For colleges that are eligible for the 16-19 tuition fund, the announcement that the eligibility for the fund was broadening in 2021/22 to include economic disadvantage, in addition to low prior attainment was warmly welcomed. Including these learners, allows...

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Using eSignUp and the “My Apprenticeship Service”

Using eSignUp and the “My Apprenticeship Service”

As the Dfe launched the “My Apprenticeship Service” on 9th September, we investigate how eSignUp complements this and where the two systems could benefit from coming together. For those already using eSignUp, you will know that it contains a wealth of features to...

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Governorship: the fourth dimension?

Governorship: the fourth dimension?

Mark Trinick, CEO of VLE Support Ltd, has now been a Governor in Further Education for 18 months, having just completed his first full academic year.  Here he reflects on his experiences so far. “Having once been a student and a teacher in FE, and being a supplier to...

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eSignUp Data Output Now Available!

eSignUp Data Output Now Available!

Following popular demand, you will now be able to export data from eSignUp in the latest release.  The data, available on-demand in an XML format, will allow your information services team to upload into your learner management systems including the ILR and ePortfolio...

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Free webinar: managing learning support for Apprentices

Free webinar: managing learning support for Apprentices

We are delighted to invite college and training provider staff to our webinar on 27th April at 1.30pm to explore the challenges – and solutions – of ensuring your apprentices are appropriately supported. Do you manage teams of apprentice trainers and assessors? Do you...

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Increased Incentives for Recruiting Apprentices

Increased Incentives for Recruiting Apprentices

The Government have demonstrated that they are serious about apprentices being an important part of the economic recovery and getting our young people into jobs which will lead to skilled employment.   From 1 April 2021 to 30 September 2021, employers will receive...

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Outstanding Support

Our dedicated team, with a background in teaching and education, are proud to deliver outstanding customer support.

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Our software has been crafted by a team who are passionate about the FE sector and producing top  quality software that exceeds all expectations.

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