Employing an apprentice

Apprenticeships bring considerable value to organisations, employers, individuals and the economy, and with more than 200 different types of Apprenticeships available offering over 1,200 roles, Apprentices not only boost the bottom line of businesses and attract consumers, but 80% of employers agree that they make their workplace more productive and offer cost effective support for businesses.

The National Apprenticeship Scheme

The National Apprenticeship Service supports and co-ordinates the delivery of apprenticeships throughout England and are responsible for increasing the number of Apprenticeship opportunities and providing a dedicated, responsive service for both employers and learners, including simplifying the process of recruiting an apprentice through their online Apprenticeship vacancies system.

For further information on the support and advice available, please visit The National Apprenticeship Service, telephone 08000 150 600.

If you are a Cheshire East company and need further information on Apprenticeships and the Apprenticeship Levy, please visit the Skills & Growth Companies website or email Skills & Growth

Please note: the Skills & Growth Company is a Cheshire East Council wholly owned `arms-length' company.