Guidance

Employment related services apprenticeships

Types of apprenticeships that you can apply for in the employment related services sector.

You’ll work for an employment service provider such as a recruitment agency, a school or college delivering careers advice, a prison resettlement team, an armed forces resettlement team, or a supplier of Not in Education Employment or Training (NEET) services.

Training opportunities

You could train as:

  • personal adviser or job coach: working one to one with individuals to identify needs, strengths, weaknesses and career aspirations and helping to achieve positive employment outcomes or development plans
  • employer engagement apprentice: responsible for employer liaison - generating opportunities to gain and sustain employment
  • customer liaison apprentice: responsible for initial screening and developing relationships with customers and employers to gain and sustain employment

Types of apprenticeships

There are 2 types of apprenticeship in this sector.

Advanced level apprenticeship

You could train in roles like:

  • personal adviser
  • job coach
  • tutor
  • job broker
  • employer engagement apprentice
  • customer liaison apprentice

Higher level apprenticeship

  • senior personal advisor
  • senior job coach
  • senior tutor
  • tutor co-ordinator
  • employer engagement co-ordinator
  • senior job broker
  • senior engagement consultant
  • stakeholder
  • partnership co-ordinator

You can become an apprentice in England if you’re:

  • 16 or over
  • eligible to work in England
  • not in full-time education