unwaged, bursary may be available
Stoke on Trent College and Employers
Gateway to Apprenticeship
We are recruiting for our next ‘Gateway to Apprenticeships’ programme – starting at our Stoke-on-Trent College Cauldon Campus on Monday 28th January 2019. We are looking for strong candidates to complete the Traineeship programme with the opportunity to continue into an Apprenticeship vacancy or Full Time Course on successful completion of the programme. .Who is the programme suitable for? Learners who want to improve their career prospects and gain valuable work experience and employability skills Learners who wish to return to education, improve their Maths and English and future employment prospects To better prepare learners who hope to progress onto an Apprenticeship in the near future How does the Traineeship work? The Traineeship programme is 10 weeks in length running from Monday 8th October – mid December Whilst on the programme students will undertake; - a variety of classroom based activity relating to work preparation, embedded Maths and English sessions, and a work experience placement with a reputable employer in the local area. Support available such a: A FREE Bus Pass for the duration of the programme and a £30 weekly bursary (*eligibility criteria applies) Are there any entry requirements for the programme? In order to enrol onto the Gateway programme, learners must meet the following entry criteria: 16-24 year old learners All applicants must be qualified below a Level 3 Applicants must have a limited work history (can have experience of part time work but must be below 16hrs p/w) Maths and English: Learners are expected to undertake a BKSB Maths and English assessment and Diagnostic at interview stage and are also required to evidence any previous Maths and English achievements via certificate
Applicants MUST apply directly through the College by clicking the Apply button, or through the Find Apprenticeship Service by clicking the link above.