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Fashion Apprenticeships

Fashion Apprenticeships

What will happen in 2040? Maybe we’ll drive flying cars or live with robots. Or, perhaps leopard print and skinny jeans will be back on trend (again). Working in the fashion industry gives you the power to define the style …

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Bricklaying apprenticeships

Bricklaying apprenticeships

Do you remember the old nursery rhyme? The wolf will huff and puff… but he won’t blow your house down if it’s made with solid clay bricks and careful craftsmanship. Find out how to build more than just a strong …

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Joiner Apprenticeships

Joinery apprenticeships

Love the idea of creating something out of nothing? That’s exactly what joiners do every day – they take raw materials and turn them into something beautiful with skilled craftsmanship and careful labour. Find out how you can become a …

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How to write your first CV

How to write your first CV

It’s a competitive world out there. While you’re busy applying for jobs and courses, unfortunately, there’ll be a hundred (or even a thousand!) others vying for spots, too. The best way to stand out is with an epic CV, and …

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Apprenticeships Abroad: Two wooden sun loungers on the beach.

Can I get an apprenticeship abroad?

Sunny beaches, big city lights, or a tiny town in remote mountains? No matter which one you choose, the world is at your fingertips when you apply for an apprenticeship abroad. Combine your love of travel with your career aspirations …

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Types of apprenticeships: a young man stands at a natural crossroad

The 5 Most Popular Types of Apprenticeship

New apprenticeships are created each year, offering more diverse opportunities to an increasingly wide range of candidates.  In 2023, you can find at least one apprenticeship programme for almost every industry. Indeed, most sectors offer a wealth of apprenticeships at …

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Jobs for school leavers: A young man working in a restaurant kitchen

Jobs for School Leavers (How does it work?)

In a previous blog, we looked at some productive ways to spend your summer holidays after sitting your GCSEs. Along with resting, connecting with friends, and preparing for the next stage in your life, we mentioned working and apprenticeships. In …

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visual effects (VFX) apprenticeships

Visual effects apprenticeships (2024 Guide)

Your Gateway to a Creative Career Hey there, future wizards of the screen! Ever watched a movie and thought, “Wow, how’d they make that dragon look so real?” or “I wish I could make superheroes fly!” Well, guess what? With …

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Football apprenticeships

Football Apprenticeships: All you need to know.

Becoming an apprentice in the football industry Football is the most popular sport in England, yet opportunities for young people seem to be few and far between. In part, this is because of the huge popularity of the game, with …

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Mercedes Benz Apprenticeships

Mercedes-Benz Apprenticeships (a guide)

Want to work for one of the most well-known automakers in the world? Mercedes-Benz offers a number of different apprenticeships to help you break into the automotive industry. If you have a passion for engineering, customer service, or retail then …

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Virgin Media Apprenticeships

Want to work for Virgin Media? Virgin Media is one of the UK’s largest businesses, providing customers with a range of everyday essential services.  The company’s branches include telecommunications, engineering media, digital, and customer service. Virgin Media apprenticeships offer a …

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Scottish Power Apprenticeships

ScottishPower Apprenticeships

Want to work for ScottishPower? Part of the huge utility companies, the Iberdrola Group, ScottishPower is the first integrated energy company in the UK to generate 100% green electricity. The company employs more than 6,000 people, including highly trained engineers …

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Software Engineering Apprenticeships

BT Apprenticeships (ultimate guide)

Want to work for BT? Connecting people and machines for over 170 years, BT Group continues to have a massive impact on our day-to-day life.   With four brands and 100,000 people under its umbrella, BT Group is at the forefront …

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