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 can visit the Leeds Pathways website. Alternatively, why not follow us on Facebook or Twitter?
Have a look at the new Leeds Apprenticeship Training Agency website for vacancies, or and view the GOV.UK website's apprenticeship information.
Leeds City Council also has a jobsite where you can view current vacancies and apply online. Alternatively you can visit one of our Jobshops, where staff are on hand to give you all the help you need. More information on the support we offer can be found on our Jobshops page
To view our progress you can view our Employment and Skills Report Infographic (JPG 461KB).
For more information, you can email
our Jobshops team.