Become an apprentice

Apprenticeships are a great way to start your career and offer the opportunity to work in a wide range of fields. They give you the chance to earn while you learn new skills, build work experience and get a qualification.

As an apprentice you can expect to:

  • have a contract of employment, with the same rights as full-time employees
  • get time to study for a qualification related to your role
  • learn trade specific skills
  • earn a wage and get holiday pay
  • receive training and mentoring

Page last updated: 09 August 2019