secondary sector

secondary sector

the sector of the economy concerned with manufacture of goods, both CAPITAL goods (used in further production) and consumer goods, sold for immediate use. See also PRIMARY SECTOR, SERVICE SECTOR.

secondary sector (of the labour market)

see DUAL LABOUR MARKET.
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The facelift for the secondary sector comes three years after the council embarked on a major programme of replacing its ageing primary schools under a Private Finance Initiative programme
Primary qualified teachers may also apply provided that they intend to teach in the secondary sector.
In Merthyr Tydfil, there are 1,336 surplus places in the secondary sector and 1,471 in the primary sector.
Knowsley is already involved in a big reorganisation of education in its secondary sector.
Born in Myddfai, Carmarthenshire, she graduated in English from the University of Wales,Bangor and the Normal College before starting her career at New Quay Primary School as a class teacher and also teaching Welsh as a second language before moving to Gwynedd, where she moved to the secondary sector.
Head at Childwall Comprehensive School, Dewi Phillips, echoed those sentiments for the secondary sector.
In the industrial sector as well, there are still potential energy savings: by 2030, the energy demand of the secondary sector can be reduced by roughly one-quarter if state-of-the-art technology is used across the board.
Wales, with all its areas of social and economic deprivation, with its wholly comprehensive state secondary sector, outscores England, its independent sector, its grammar schools, as well as its comprehensive schools, in terms of actual examination results.
We have put a number of initiatives in place but this is the first time we've tried to use electronic registration in a wider programme in the secondary sector, although a few individual schools have tried it before.
This is particularly true of the secondary sector where 81.
He said: "At the moment the challenge is in the primary sector, but as pupils move from primary to secondary schools, the pinch points will occur in the secondary sector.
Regarding the secondary sector, its rate of growth decelerated to reach 1.

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