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What are the benefits of hiring an apprentice?

Apprenticeships can benefit your business by:

  • Developing a workforce with skills specific to your business
  • Allowing existing employees to pass on their knowledge with your next generation of employees
  • Providing you with a motivated and fast-developing workforce
Official Apprenticeship Government Websites

Apprenticeships in England visit: Hire an apprentice


Apprenticeships in Scotland visit: Apprenticeships | Work, Learn & Earn


Apprenticeships in Wales visit: Apprenticeships | Business Wales Skills Gateway (


Apprenticeships in Northern Ireland visit: Apprenticeships | nidirect

Useful Business Resources

Apprenticeships in the woodworking and joinery manufacture industry

For more information on industry apprenticeships  and what pathways are available CLICK HERE

Apprenticeship Grants

For everything you need to know about the funding available for employing an apprentice please visit: Funding an apprenticeship (

If you are CITB registered, you may also be eligible for apprenticeship grants. For more information please visit: Apprenticeship grants – CITB

Talent View                                                                                      

Talentview Construction is a dedicated online platform aimed at employers looking for new talent and individuals looking for opportunities to embark on a rewarding and exciting career in the construction and associated industries. It is a great place to advertise for an apprentice for your business.

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T-Levels are a new, 2-year qualification for 16- to 19-year-olds. Designed with employers, each T-Level is equivalent to 3 A levels and helps young people develop the knowledge, attitude, and practical skills to thrive in the workplace.

At the heart of each course, a 45-day industry placement will give you early access to the brightest talent entering your market.

Find out more: T Levels and industry placements for employers | T Levels

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