With thousands of apprenticeship opportunities and hundreds of employers to choose from, it’s important to consider all career options to ensure that your decision is correctly informed.
From finding the right career path, choosing the best employer to searching for the ideal qualification and picking the perfect team, we're here to help you find the right apprenticeship for you!
Career options that combine work and studies for young people after school include:
apprenticeships which offer individuals the opportunity to constantly develop new skills and apply classroom learning in a real-world environment
traineeships provide unpaid work experience and additional training to prepare the individual for an apprenticeship or work.
T levels offer young people classroom training alongside an industry placement and offers the equivalent of 3 A levels
Many apprentices offer bespoke training and educational programmes, which allows for a personalised experience regardless whether you’re the only new recruit or part of a larger team.
Benefits of an apprenticeship with a small employer include:
Benefits of an apprenticeship with a large employer include:
Searching for the right apprenticeship can be tricky and it can be challenging to know where to start but it’s important that you start by researching which training provider is suitable for you including their Ofsted rating, learning facilities and support network.
Once you’ve found your training provider, it’s time to shortlist your job opportunities based on your employment needs. Read the job description and job advert to see what experience the apprenticeship will offer, including employee benefits and career progression prospects.
Company benefits can include:
Note: speak to the employer and/or the training provider about how 20% off-the-job training will be delivered as employers take different approaches, so it’s important to recognise how this will take place.
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