Apprenticeships

If you are considering employment after school please seek advice from the Careers Adviser. Some useful links are listed below:

apprenticeshipvacancymatchingservice.lsc.gov.uk – Apprenticeship Vacancies.

yorkshirejobstoday.co.uk – An easy to use job search facility covering vacancies advertised in the Yorkshire Press.

apprenticeships.org.uk – Everything you need to know about apprenticeships.

nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk – Information, careers advice and resources to help you make effective skills, work and life choices.

summerjobs4students.co.uk – Part time and season job site

LGjobs.com – Local government jobs countrywide including Leeds and Kirklees, councils

gojobsite.co.uk – Job search site

localjobsearch.co.uk – Local job search site

careers-gateway.co.uk – Job search help and advice

thebigchoice.co.uk – Job search site

getmyfirstjob.co.uk – Fabulous website advertising positions such as accountancy, finance, business etc. Register for updates.

apprenticeshipvacancymatchingservice.lsc.gov.uk – Apprenticeship Vacancies and matching service

apprenticeships.org.uk – Everything you need to know about apprenticeships.

 

Below is a list of companies that recruit young people every year for apprenticeships or sponsored degrees. Deadlines and start dates vary according to the company. Check individual sites regularly for vacancies.

 

Accounting, Administration, Business, Finance and Management 

Aon Apprenticeship Scheme – A levels required

Barclays Apprenticeship Scheme – GCSEs required.

BDO School Leavers Scheme – A levels required

Boots Advanced Apprenticeship – A levels required

Deloitte School Leavers Programme – A levels required – on-going recruitment

Ernst & Young Accountancy Programme – A levels required

HSBC Apprenticeship Programme – GCSEs required

KPMG Sponsored Degree – A Levels required.

PwC Sponsored Degree – A Levels required.

Tesco Management Training Scheme – A Levels required.

Visa – In accounting, business and technology

 

Armed Forces

Army

Royal Air Force

Navy

 

Construction

B Constructive

BEST – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

Carillion – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

CITB – Nationwide. Some GCSEs required.

 

Engineering (Electrical and Mechanical)

Discover Engineering – Link to companies that offer apprenticeships

Balfour Beatty – Engineering

JTL – Electrical, Engineering and Plumbing

BAA – Engineering

Remit – Motor Vehicle Apprenticeships

Royal Mail – Engineering and Vehicle

Arqiva – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

Atomic Weapons Establishment – No qualifications specified.

BAA – GCSEs required.

BAM Nuttall Civil Engineering & Surveying – GCSEs required.

BP Trainee Officer Programme – Nationwide. A Levels required.

BT – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

British Gas  – Nationwide. 4 GCSEs required.

EDF Energy Apprenticeship – GCSEs required.

E:ON – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

JTL  – Nationwide. No qualifications specified but GCSEs preferred.

Laing O’Rourke Advanced Apprenticeship  – GCSEs required.

Network Rail Advanced Apprenticeship – GCSEs required.

NG Bailey – Nationwide. GCSEs incl. English/Maths/Science.

National Grid Advanced Apprenticeship – GCSEs required.

Persimmon Homes – Nationwide. 5 GCSEs required.

Remit Motor Mechanics – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

Thames Valley Water – 4 GCSEs required.

Virgin Media – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

 

Funeral Care

Co-op – Funeral service apprenticeship

 

IT

CapGemini – GCSEs or A Levels required

IBM – Nationwide. A Levels required.

Microsoft – Berkshire. GCSEs required.

Microsoft Apprenticeship Films!

Pearson (formerly Zenos) – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

 

Media

ITV Apprenticeships – Opportunities in media and business administration.

 

Retail/Customer Service

Co-op – Vacancies in legal, HR, food, motors & much more

Superdrug – Applications on-going

Remit – GCSEs required – grades not specified

 

Sea/Marine

Yachting Apprenticship with UKSA – Applications on-going but deadline for bursaries is the end of April

 

Travel/Leisure

Hays Travel – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

Thomas Cook – Nationwide. GCSEs required.

Thomson – Nationwide. No formal qualifications required.

 

Other

DHL Nationwide.

The Rodillian Academy