Apprenticeships, traineeships and internships

Hiring and training opportunities, pay and conditions, finding someone for your business, guidance and templates for employers.

Services

  1. Find a traineeship

    Apply for a traineeship in England - get ready to work or an apprenticeship

  2. Find an internship

    Use the Graduate Talent Pool to find internships if you're a new or recent graduate in the European Economic Area (EEA)

  3. Apprenticeship agreement: template

    This agreement must be signed by the apprentice and the employer at the start of the apprenticeship.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Find an apprenticeship

    Register your profile, search vacancies and apply for an apprenticeship - you must be 16 or over

  2. Become an apprentice

    Becoming an apprentice - what to expect, apprenticeship levels, pay and training, making an application, complaining about an apprenticeship

  3. What qualification levels mean

    Find the difficulty level of a qualification and compare qualifications across different countries.

  1. Employing an apprentice

    How to take on an apprentice as an employer, what's expected of you and what funding you can get.

    • Guide
  2. Apprenticeship funding bands

    • Guidance
    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
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News and communications

  1. Find out what’s new about the National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 – now open for entries

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • News story
  2. Education Secretary visits Nottingham

    • Department for Education
    • News story
  3. Institute for Apprenticeships: statutory notice

    • Department for Education
    • Correspondence
  4. It’s a wrap for National Apprenticeship Week 2018

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • News story
  5. Class of 2018 celebrated across the country

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • News story
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Policy and engagement

  1. Regulating apprenticeship end point assessments
  1. Apprenticeship reform programme: benefits realisation strategy

    • Department for Education
    • Policy paper
  2. Apprenticeships engineered for success

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • Case study
  3. Oasis shows the beauty of apprenticeships

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • Case study
  4. Fairfield Control Systems: keeping knowledge, building skills

    • Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • Case study
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Transparency

  1. Apprenticeships: off-the-job training hours estimates

    • Department for Education
    • Transparency
  2. Apprenticeship and levy statistics: March 2018

    • Department for Education
    • Official statistics
  3. FE data library: apprenticeships

    • Department for Education and Education and Skills Funding Agency
    • Statistical data set
  4. Apprenticeship and levy statistics: February 2018

    • Department for Education
    • Official statistics
  5. Destinations of KS4 and KS5 pupils: 2016

    • Department for Education
    • Official statistics
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