Engineering apprentice Nathan Wall and Healthcare apprentice Celia Troop celebrated becoming finalists in the apprenticeship awards, which is held annually to recognise the talents and contribution of apprentices to local businesses.
Human Resources Assistant Laura Evans found that her apprenticeship gave her the head start she needed to begin her career when she successfully secured a position at Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council (RMBC).
Come along on Tuesday 19th June for guidance on how to navigate the 20% off the job requirement, an update on maximising apprenticeship levy spend and an employer presentation from a local employer on how they’re taking advantage of the reforms.
“I have an amazing class and you never know what will happen from one moment to the next; there has never been a boring day. We have a lot of fun together while they’re learning, which makes my Apprenticeship really enjoyable.”
“I’m really enjoying it so far and looking forward to learning even more.”
“My Apprenticeship has been brilliant. I’ve enjoyed everything about it. The company, going to College and having new experiences.”
“I think it’s great because I do a lot of practical training and work and then boost my knowledge at College. I think I’ve definitely learned a lot by working in industry.”
Aquavet Canine Hydrotherapy and Rehabilitation Centre work with RNN Training to provide work placements for students who want to develop a career in hydrotherapy, physiotherapy or veterinary medicine.
“My apprenticeship has been the best way forward in learning the trade in which I wanted to carry out and to pursue as a career.”
“Apprentices are good to help a company grow as they haven’t got much experience of the working world, you can teach them work ethics, manners and make them work ready.”
“Now I have completed my Apprenticeship I can begin to reap the benefits of training on the job”
“The confidence and knowledge I gained whilst taking my Apprenticeship encourage me to aim higher”
“I gained invaluable work experience from my Apprenticeship which made me more employable”
“An Apprenticeship has helped me get into my dream career in Human Resources”
“Doing my apprenticeship dispelled any myths I had, I didn’t make any tea and I was given lots of responsibilities”