Apprenticeships

Construction and Building Services - Joe Curran Painting and Decorating
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Location: Rossendale
Area: Construction and Building Services
Wage: TBC

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to start a career within the Painting and Decorating industry. For more information about this vacancy, please contact...

Engineering - Unfortunately we do not currently have any vacancies available within this sector, however we can work with you in order to find the right Apprenticeship vacancy for you within this sector. Please contact 01282 440 319 or email apprenticeships@nelson.ac.uk
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Location: TBC
Area: Engineering
Wage: TBC

Unfortunately we do not currently have any vacancies available within this sector, however we can work with you in order to find the right Apprenticeship vacancy for you ...

Sport and Leisure - Unfortunately we dont currently have any vacancies available within this sector, however we can work with you in order to find the right Apprenticeship vacancy for you within this sector. Please contact 01282 440 319 or email apprenticeships@nelson.ac.uk
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Location: TBC
Area: Sport and Leisure
Wage: TBC

Unfortunately we do not currently have any vacancies available within this sector, however we can work with you in order to find the right Apprenticeship vacancy for you ...

Childcare and Education - St. Josephs Catholic Primary School
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Location: Barnoldswick
Area: Childcare and Education
Wage: TBC

Under the guidance of teachers, the successful candidate will be involved in working with individuals or small groups of children to support the education, personal and s...

Hair and Beauty - The Sanctuary, Training and Beauty Lounge
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Location: Burnley
Area: Hair and Beauty
Wage: £4.15 PH

The successful candidate will Learn within the salon all aspects of Beauty including Artificial Nails, Manicure, Pedicure, Waxing, Facials, Lashes, Makeup, Massage, Spray...

Childcare and Education - Charter House Resource Centre and Sensory Room
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Location: Burnley
Area: Childcare and Education
Wage: £4.15PH

The successful candidate will undertake the following in their role: Assist service users in lifelong learning in a personcentred approach, Assist in maintaining a clean ...

Catering and Hospitality - Coal Clough Academy
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Location: Burnley
Area: Catering and Hospitality
Wage: TBC

The successful candidate will: Undertake preparations and cooking of all food and beverages in accordance with Food Hygiene Standards, Assist with storing goods received,...

Childcare and Education - Great Marsden St John's Primary School - A Church of EnglandAcademy
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Location: Nelson
Area: Childcare and Education
Wage: TBC

The purpose of this Apprenticeship is to work with teachers to support teaching and learning, providing general and specific assistance to pupils and staff under the dire...

Construction and Building Services - APS Architectural Joinery Ltd
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Location: Manchester
Area: Construction and Building Services
Wage: TBC

The successful candidate will need to be able to travel between College and the companies head office in Radcliffe. They are seeking someone with a real passion to do thi...

Business and Professional Services - FM Solutions Consultant
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Location: Rawtenstall
Area: Business and Professional Services
Wage: £17,000 PA

The responsibilities of the successful candidate will be: Helping with the smooth running of the office, Providing reception duties, including greeting office visitors an...

Business and Professional Services - Pendle Education Trust
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Location: Colne
Area: Business and Professional Services
Wage: TBC

The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities within their role: To provide general administrative support including, but not limited to, general fili...

Business and Professional Services - Environmental Services Pendle Council
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Location: Pendle
Area: Business and Professional Services
Wage: £4.15 PH

The role will include raising invoices and work instructions, processing; dealing with customers, along with other general administrative duties. You will have a good lev...

Business and Professional Services - Unique Clean
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Location: Colne
Area: Business and Professional Services
Wage: £4.15 PH

The successful candidate will be expected to carry out the following: Providing office support including customer and employee support, Keeping well-organised files and r...

Business and Professional Services - Baker and Coleman LLP
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Location: Blackburn
Area: Business and Professional Services
Wage: TBC

What the company is looking for: Aptitude to proactively maintain and manage your own workload, Capability to plan and prioritise your case load effectively, working to d...

Business and Professional Services - Postman Pooch - Pendle Village Mill
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Location: Nelson
Area: Business and Professional Services
Wage: TBC

The successful candidate will undertake the following as their main duties : Managing customer orders and packing them to be sent out, Dealing with one time customer supp...

FAQs

What is an Apprenticeship?
An Apprenticeship is a real job with training. You can earn while working towards achieving a nationally recognised qualification linked to your chosen career. Apprenticeships are equivalent to a full-time academic qualification and there are a wide range of areas you can complete an Apprenticeship in.
What are the benefits of an Apprenticeship?
Earning a salary, training in the skills employers want, excellent progression opportunities, increased future earning potential, learning at a pace suited to you with the support of a mentor.
How much will I get paid?
All Apprentices receive at least the National Apprenticeship Minimum Wage of £3.90* per hour in the first year. However some employers do choose to pay more.
What grades do I need to do an Apprenticeship?
Intermediate Apprenticeship - 4 GCSEs at grade D or above (one in English or Maths) or equivalent. Advanced Apprenticeship - 5 GCSEs at grade C or above (one in English or Maths) or successful completion of an Intermediate Apprenticeship, or equivalent. These requirements are subject to change and may also differ to meet the needs of the employer. As well as a College interview, progression onto an Apprenticeship is subject to an employer interview. Don’t worry if you didn’t get the required grades, we can work with you to find a suitable route on to your Apprenticeship.
Am I guaranteed a job?
No, however nationally 90% of Apprentices stay in employment after finishing their Apprenticeship*, with many staying with the same employer, offering you a real future.
How many hours a week do I work?
All Apprentices work at least 30 hours a week, getting involved in all aspects of the business, gaining industry skills and learning from experienced staff.
How long will it last?
Apprenticeships typically last for one to four years depending on the area of study. The majority of Apprenticeships last for two years.
Is it easy?
It’s not the easy option! All Apprentices are expected to conduct themselves professionally in the workplace and must be conscientious in their work, attendance and timekeeping. We offer pre-Apprenticeship support to help guide you in developing the skills and qualities desired by employers, however a desire to work and further your skills is essential!
What does an Apprenticeship involve?
Training combines off the job study (usually at College) with learning and development in the workplace.
Can an Apprenticeship lead to university?
Yes! A growing number of Apprentices also go onto Higher Apprenticeships to gain degree level qualifications, but without the expense of going to university.
What do employers expect from an Apprentice?
All Apprentices are expected to conduct themselves professionally in the workplace and must be conscientious in their work, attendance and timekeeping. Our unique Pre-Apprenticeship support package will help guide you in developing skills and qualities desired by employers, however a desire to work and further your skills is essential!