Apprenticeships are a great option for school leavers who do not intend to apply for university. Apprenticeships come in different levels, all offering different qualifications and skills, to people at various stages along their education and career paths: Intermediate Apprenticeships, Advanced Apprenticeships, Higher Apprenticeships and Degree Apprenticeships.
There are a wide range of industries your child could access via an apprenticeship, with apprenticeships offered everywhere from Jaguar Land Rover and Mercedes Benz, to the BBC and MI5, in fields as wide-ranging as cyber security and aeronautical engineering, digital marketing and journalism, you can be sure there’s one to suit your child’s career ambitions and ensure they bag your dream job.
Useful websites to consider include:
We encourage parents to discuss with students the options available to them after school. We also encourage students to sign up for an appointment with the school’s UCAS and Careers Leader.