8th February (8.45am): SDC Virtual Event, What is an Apprenticeship?
8th February (1.30pm): SDC Virtual Event, How to find an Apprenticeship?
Exeter College Showcase 20th April 2021: 4-7pm
9th February (8.45am): SDC Virtual Event, Available Apprenticeships
9th February (1.30pm): SDC Virtual Event, What is an Apprenticeship?
A traineeship has three core elements:
- a high-quality work experience placement with an employer;
- work preparation training, provided by the training organisation;
- English and Maths support, if required, provided by the training organisation.
Traineeships last for anything up to a maximum of 6 months with the content tailored to the needs of the business and the individual.
Employers are not required to pay trainees for the work placement and traineeships are exempt from the Minimum Wage. Young people taking part in traineeships will be undertaking education and training and some may qualify for financial support,
Traineeships: overview for young people
Traineeships are an ideal opportunity for young people, aged 16 to 24, who are motivated to get a job but lack the skills and experience that employers are looking for. Those who have been unsuccessful when applying for an apprenticeship or other position due to a lack of skills and experience will most likely be good candidates for a traineeship.
Traineeship opportunities are advertised regularly on: