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For those students ready to enter the world of work Apprenticeships are a great way to gain qualifications, progress in a chosen career and earn a salary.


Types of Apprenticeships

There are three levels of Apprenticeship from Intermediate and Advanced to Higher Apprenticeships at degree level. So whether young people are receiving their GCSE or A Level results there is an Apprenticeship that could suit them. Apprenticeships are available in 1,500 job roles across 170 different industries. To find out more visit the Types of Apprenticeship section at apprenticeships.org.uk


For young people not quite ready to start an Apprenticeship there are Traineeships. They give young people essential work preparation training, work experience, maths and English skills needed to get an Apprenticeship or other job.


Vacancies at your fingertips

An easy way for young people to be aware of all the jobs available in their area is by using the Av Search App. It is FREE to download for Apple or Android phones, and you can search for Apprenticeship vacancies or Traineeships by level, region, type or salary. To start applying for roles straight away register via the website. For help registering or applying for a vacancy, speak to the Helpdesk on 0800 015 0400 / 02476 826482, or email nationalhelpdesk@apprenticeships.gov.uk


New Find an Apprencticeship Video

The National Apprenticeship Service have recently released a new video aimed at helping young people to get to grips with using the Find an apprenticeship website. Click here to view or download it now.

Interactive Student Apprenticeship Guide (March 2020)

This Interactive Student Apprenticeship Guide includes 10 hours of self-directed learning activities.