Apprenticeship is on the job training, earning money whilst studying for a recognised vocational qualification. Available at 16+ and different level of Apprenticeships are available including: Intermediate, Advanced and Higher.
An Apprenticeship can last 12 months to 4 years, depending on your contract and agreement with Employer.
If you do not meet the entry requirement for an Apprenticeship you may be able to complete a Traineeship. Unpaid programme with work experience that gets you ready for work or an Apprenticeship. Duration can be a minimum of 6 weeks to 6 months. This is great way to get the right skills and knowledge you need for work.
Supported Internship is also a way to gain experience and skills in the workplace. Supported internships are a structured study programme based primarily at an employer. They enable young people aged 16-24 with a statement of SEN, a Learning Difficulty Assessment or an Education, Health and Care plan to achieve sustainable paid employment by equipping them with the skills they need for work, through learning in the workplace.
For available opportunities please view the attached document called 'Weekly Opportunities Bulletin'