Apprenticeships

...training for a brighter future

 

Apprenticeships are not only an ideal way to get started in your chosen career, as they offer you the chance to earn as you learn whilst you work towards your qualification, and at the same time, enable you to gain valuable industry experience in your sector. They are also a popular choice for people who are already working in a role and want to develop their existing skills and expertise.

We offer Intermediate, Advanced and Higher Apprenticeships in a range of subjects, all with excellent progression opportunities.

Click on the subjects below to find out more, including details on how to apply…

Business Administration

Business Administration Apprenticeships & QCF/NVQs are a nationally recognised route to a wide variety of office professions. The standards that you work towards are set by CFA – The Council for Administration.

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Marketing

Marketing is a crucial part of any business. It is all about the promotion of products or services and finding out the customer’s needs and expectations.

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Hairdressing

Hairdressing Apprenticeships & QCF/ NVQ’s are the nationally recognised route to becoming a qualified hairdresser. The standards that you work towards are set by HABIA -The Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority.

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Customer Service

Customer Service comes into almost every job, opportunities are many and varied and found in most organisations.

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Sports

There are two great sports related apprenticeship opportunities.  The Sports Coaching Apprenticeship is usually based with a sports coaching provider and the PE in School Sports Apprenticeship would be based in a local school.

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Team Leading

Management NVQs are designed for practicing managers or supervisors with responsibility for the allocation and monitoring of work to team members. The standards are set by MSC – The Management Standards Centre.

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Using IT

Information Technology (working with computers) is involved in nearly all walks of life. The I.T. Apprenticeship is an excellent first step on the ladder to becoming an I.T. professional. The standards that you work towards are set by ITNTO – The Information Technology National Training Organisation.

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Barbering

Male grooming is now a multi billion pound worldwide industry, this is reflected both in the number of new barber shops opening up and the number of hairdressing salons now offering traditional barbering services to their clients.

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Teaching/ Classroom Assistant

This is more commonly known as the ‘Teaching/Classroom Assistant’ Apprenticeship and can be done and both Level 2 (Intermediate) and Level 3 (Advanced) Apprenticeships.

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Retail

As an apprentice, your role will depend on your employer – you could be assisting customers on the sales floor of a high street store or handling their purchases. Alternatively, you could be working in a specialist department and become a product expert able to help with specific queries.

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Management

Management NVQs are designed for practicing managers or supervisors with responsibility for the allocation and monitoring of work to team members. The standards are set by MSC. (The Management Standards Centre).

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Nail Services

This is a market that has been rapidly growing in the past two years. This qualification will test your skills in cleaning, decorating, extending and pampering nails.

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Beauty Therapy

Beauty NVQ’s are set by HABIA -The Hairdressing and Beauty Industry Authority. Qualified therapists can enjoy opportunities in a wide variety of businesses such as – health farms, cruise liners, beauty and hairdressing salons, mobile, sports clubs or even teaching.

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Facilities Services

This apprenticeship is for learners that are employed in a operations environment. You can progress to be an opertaions supervisor or even go on to manage your own section.

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Warehousing

This apprenticeship is for learners that are employed in a warehousing or storage job. You can progress to be a warehouse supervisor or even go on to manage your own section.

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Check out the map below to view all our current live apprenticeship vacancies in your area. Don’t forget you can sign up for text alerts to hear about the latest opportunities first and fastest through the find an apprenticeship service on gov.uk