An apprenticeship is a way for young people and adult learners to earn while you learn in a real job, gaining real qualifications and a real future. Hiring Apprentices helps business to grow their own talent by developing a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce.
Anyone living in England who is aged between 16 and 23, and not in full time education. If you are in employment and want to develop yourself further, funding is available for all courses.
As an employer, if you decide to take on an apprentice, you could be eligible for an Apprenticeship Grant of £1500. All apprentices will be learning while earning a wage, and they will gain several nationally recognised qualifications throughtout the course. They will be working in a real job environment.
An apprenticeship is a minimum of 12 months.
You will gain nationally recognised qualifications, and possibly be taken on full time with your current employer. There is an opportunity to progress onto the next level.