Once you have gained employment you could start this programme at any time of the year.
What do I need to join?
3 GCSEs at grade A*-D OR a related level 1 qualification PLUS grade 2/F or higher in maths or English.
You must be able to work independently and show evidence of good skills in practical subjects. You will be asked, at interview, to do a basic assessment to prove that your English and maths is at level 1.
An apprenticeship in a genuine job, with training, meaning apprentices learn and gain skills and professional competencies in their chosen career, whilst receiving a wage.
Apprenticeships are suitable for well-motivated people who are focussed and know which career path they want to follow. They offer high quality work-based training as an alternative to full time study.
This programme is aimed at people who are employed, or are seeking employment. You will need to be 16 years of age or over. Apprenticeships are available at Level 2 and Level 3.
From April 2018, the apprenticeship minimum wage is £3.90 per hour. For further information on salaries, visit gov.uk and search ‘apprenticeships'.
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