Tips on getting an Apprenticeship

Tips on getting an Apprenticeship

Apprenticeships are an increasingly popular way of gaining nationally-recognised qualifications alongside workplace experience, which is vital in the current economic climate.

If you're thinking about following this route, here are few steps will help you get started on your journey.

What type of Apprenticeship can I choose?

We have many areas to choose from, so you need to decide what area is going to suit you. We offer Apprenticeships from barbering to business administration and housing to hospitality. Contact the Apprenticeship Team to help you choose an area which will suit you best.

How do I find an employer?

The Apprenticeship Team receives new vacancies from employers every day. View our live Apprenticeship vacancies.

How do I apply for a vacancy?

When you see a vacancy you like, please hit the ‘apply now’ button and fill out your details. You will then receive an email asking for your CV. Once you send your CV through, it will be passed on to the employer.

What if I have issues with my CV?

Please email the Apprenticeship Team at for help with updating or creating a new CV.

What happens next?

When your CV has been submitted to an employer, you may be asked to attend an interview. Our apprenticeship team will support you through this process, offering everythingeverything from interview techniques to specialist training.

For more information, please contact the Apprenticeship Team on 01271 852419. Alternatively you can also visit the NAS website.