What are apprenticeships?
An apprenticeship is a paid job which offers work experience alongside training with an education provider. Apprentices learn whilst they earn, achieving qualifications and building their skills in a real world context.
SMEs and Apprenticeships
Did you know that despite an increase in the number of candidates some SME businesses struggle to recruit apprentices to fill the roles they have on offer? Read our blog to find out more about the oversupply problem and what you can do about it as an SME employer.Coming soon - link to oversupply blog
Useful information and links - click the arrows to expand each section
UK Gov website
Apprentices.Scot - Scottish Government website
Welsh Government website
The Apprenticeship Guide - blog archive
The Apprenticeship Hub
Lifetime training - rules for employers
Need 2 Succeed - employer guide to apprenticeships
UCAS - information for Businesses
Understanding the Education Landscape
What about T-levels?
Confused about T-levels and how they work with apprenticeships? Looking for guidance and information? We've pulled together a simple guide for you to make the most of the best type of placement for your business.Go to the T Levels page