Hiring and training an intern or trainee

Offering work experience, internships or a traineeship, best practice for employers including eligibility, funding and the minimum wage. 


  1. Offer a trainee work experience

    Offer a trainee placement, advertise traineeships and find out about funding and grants

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Minimum wage: work experience and internships
  2. Providing supported internships for young people with an EHC plan
  3. ESFA funded 16 to 18 traineeships
  4. Traineeship information for employers
  5. Traineeships: information for employers and education providers
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News and communications

  1. More young people to be helped into work with traineeships
  2. Traineeship funding consultation emphasises outcomes for young people
  3. Employers urged to take on trainees
  4. New funding for traineeship scheme announced
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Research and statistics

  1. Employer ownership pilot round 2: process evaluation
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