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Kay Butterfield

Apprenticeships Consultant

Kay Butterfield is on a mission to help employers to build and grow a highly skilled workforce while getting the most from the governments skills system and apprenticeship reform programme.

While working at the Skills Funding Agency (SFA), she gained unique 23 year background as the national lead for the apprenticeship public sector target within health and as the employer lead for Ofsted and higher apprenticeships.

She helped numerous large organisations including the Department of Health, Barclays, Santander, Asda and Care Quality Commission to develop their apprenticeship programmes. Since leaving the SFA in May 2016 Kay has formed her own consultancy, 3EConsulting and now works to raise knowledge and understanding of apprenticeship reform and developing and implementing apprenticeship strategies.