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Apprenticeships the Facts

Apprenticeships & Employment The FACTS…

Facts about Apprenticeships
  • You will work alongside experienced staff
  • You will gain job-specific skills
  • You will earn a wage and get holiday pay Pay @ 17/18 £3.90 to £6.15 per hour
  • You will get time for study related to your role (usually one day a week)
  • Apprenticeships take 1 to 5 years to complete depending on their level. Training whilst you are doing the job.
  • You will get ongoing support with Maths and English.
  • You will get the training in the skills employers want.
Facts about Employment
  • Employed on contract
  • Wages – minimum wage £4.35  per hour 16/17, £6.15 per hour 18 to 20
  • Work the hours  specified by the employer
  • Training on the job

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