Looking for an apprenticeship? Wanting some advice on becoming an apprentice?
There are lots of benefits to doing an apprenticeship. You can earn while you learn, and learn in a way that is best suited to you. For more details on the benefits of an Apprenticeship, please watch this short video.
Key benefits of being an apprentice include:
- Earning a salary - apprentices do real jobs for real employers. If you are entering work for the ﬁrst time, you will start earning from day one of your Apprenticeship.
- Learn on the job - apprentices build up practical and theoretical skills, competencies and knowledge whilst gaining qualiﬁcations.
- Support during training - your employer or training provider's role is to ensure that your training fits your personal requirements. They will offer a structured programme that gives you the skills needed to the job well and satisfy national standards.
- Prospects - Apprenticeships can be demanding but they are very rewarding and can lead to a a successful career in your chosen area.
If you are interested in becoming an apprentice, you will find a link to the Leeds Pathways website in the External links section on this page. Alternatively, why not follow us on Facebook or Twitter?
On Monday 13 July 2015 Leeds will be hosting another Leeds Apprenticeship Fair at the Leeds Town Hall for anyone interested in becoming an apprentice. There will be a large number of employers to meet plus live vacancies to apply for. Please see the documents section for more details.
Have a look at the new Leeds Apprenticeship Training Agency website for vacancies.
Leeds City Council also has a jobsite where you can view current vacancies and apply online. You can find a link to it in the External links section on this page. Alternatively you can visit one of our Jobshops, where staff are on hand to give you all the help you need. A link to our Jobshops is in the Related Pages section.