Apprenticeships combine practical training in a job with study. As an apprentice you will:
Work alongside experienced staff
Gain job-specific skills
Earn a wage and get holiday pay
Study towards related quailfications
Apprenticeships take 1 to 4 years to complete depending on their level.
These levels are:
Intermediate - equivalent to 5 GCSE passes
Advanced - equivalent to 2 A Level passes
Higher - can lead to NVQ level 4 and above, or a foundation degree.
Witney ApprenticeSHOP, 22nd & 23rd August, 10am-2pm
Getting GCSE or A Level results this summer and wondering if an Apprenticeship is right for you?
Oxfordshire Apprenticeships will be holding a pop-up ‘ApprenticeSHOP’ in Witney Market Square from 10am – 2pm on Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd August.
Apprenticeship experts will be on hand with information and advice about types of Apprenticeships, career pathways, higher level qualifications… and anything else you want to know! They will also have a list of local vacancies for anyone looking to start an Apprenticeship this summer
For more information please see here
The Science & Technology Facilities Council are holding an apprenticeship day on Wednesday 23rd August at their Harwell Campus, for anyone over the age of 14 who is interested in finding out about their apprenticeship scheme.
Registration is essential and further information is available via the following link http://www.stfc.ac.uk/about-us/work-with-us/apprenticeships-day-23-august-2017/
Acrona Engineering are seeking a young enthuastic person to work in their progressive local precision engineering team,
For more information on ACRONA ENGINEERING please follow the link
Thames Valley Police Cadet Programme
The Cadet Programme aims to provide young people between the ages of 13 and 18, from all the parts of society, an opportunity to develop their qualities and skills through a structured programme, and to enhance the relationship between the public and police. It is about including teenagers irrespective of their background, financial circumstances or vulnerability to crime or social exclusions. By joining the scheme, young people will also get opportunity to express their views on policing and will act as conduits for passing on policing messages to the wider community.
Please follow the link below for more information:
Police Support Volunteer Roles
If you wish to volunteer your time on a regular basis and are aged over 16 (16-18 year olds need the permission of a parent or guardian) please follow the link below
Special Constable (Volunteer Police Officer)
Special Constables are Volunteer Police Officers who play an integral role in policing the Thames Valley. The role is diverse but demanding and you must be able to spare a minimum of 18 hours per month to join our busy teams across the force. No formal qualifications are required although we do expect honesty, integrity and a good level of physical fitness.
Please follow the link below for more information on the role of a Special Constable or if you are interested in becoming a Special Constable please follow the link below (please note that recruitment for this role opens and closes throughout the year)
If you wish to undertake work experience at Thames Valley Police, you will need to identify a person within the Force who would be willing to support and organise the work experience for you. The Thames Valley Police employee should then email the People Services Help Desk, requesting the documentation they will require to assist with the organisation of the work experience.
CSE Education Systems Ltd - we are looking to recruit two apprentices,
We are looking for individuals with the following qualities:
The role would involve liasing with end users (schools) recording, managing and remedying the support requirements that they have.
If you are interested in these positions or would like further information please contact Kevin Osborne at KevinO@cse-net.co.uk
Lucy Group Ltd, Oxford - are currently looking for a Legal Apprentice.
Apprenticeship Opportunities with Blenheim Palace please see here
Scientific Apprenticeship Opportunity with Ricardo in Oxfordshire - Ricardo are looking to recruit a Scientific Apprentice to start in September to work towards a Level 3 BTEC in Applied Science. For more information please see https://www.recruit-apprentice.service.gov.uk/vacancy/preview?vacancyReferenceNumber=1249867
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory currently have a fantastic opportunity for computing apprentices to join them to work towards a foundation degree in a very exciting work environment.
For more information please see /perch/resources/computingapprentices201617poster.pdf
Mahogany Hairdressing is a well established Company based in Oxford and London with an international reputation.
They have a number of vacancies to fill for school leavers wanting to take up an NVQ level 2 apprenticeship. For more information please email Russell Barker on email@example.com
Volkswagen Group Apprenticeship Programme currently have the following apprenticeship available.
Green Oak Construction are looking for an apprentice Bench Joiner
For further details please see /perch/resources/green-oak-construction-002.pdf
SS Tube Technology are offering apprenticeship opportunities
The Engineering Trust -
Please see attached our current Engineering Apprenticeship Vacancies http://www.theengineeringtrust.org/apprenticeships/current-vacancies/
AirTanker at RAF Brize Norton are currently advertising for their September 2017 Aeronautical Apprenticeship Scheme. For more information please see http://www.airtanker.co.uk/our-people/apprenticeships.
Applications now open for AWE’s award-winning apprenticeship programme - http://www.awe.co.uk/careers
Science Oxford Apprenticeship Placements for Years 11 and 12 - http://oxme.info/cms/news/science-oxford-apprentice-placements
Lots of opportunities on OXME this week. Including over 120 Apprenticeships. Vehicle Mechanical one in Bicester. Find out more here Network Rail Apprenticeships going at Didcot. Find out more here Also have a look at the Army Apprenticeships including the Electrical & Mechanical Apprenticeships where you can learn , see the world and get over £18,000 per year. Find out more here
If you love Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths and you are in years 11 & 12. apply for a summer STEM Apprenticeship placement in a company in Oxfordshire Please visit the Science Oxford website www.scienceoxford.com or email StemWOW@scienceoxford.com
However if you prefer to get outdoors a Horticultural Apprenticeship and Ground Apprenticeships may be your preference. But if you prefer web development go for this Apprenticeship here All kinds of Apprenticeships are available including Business Admin ones at Oxford City Council Find out more here and new ones are added daily. on OXME as well as on the government website https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship -
For all the latest Apprenticeship Opportunities in the Witney area please see here