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.
The Hair and Beauty Forum, Northfield Frarm Lane, Madley Park
Would like to invite any aspiring hairdressers / stylists to an open evening on Tuesday 6th March, the event is being held at their salon on Madley Park between 5.00pm and 8.00pm. Their will be an opportunity to talk to representatives from the Salon along with Tutors from Abingdon & Witney College and representatives from various suppliers to the Beauty Industry.
You will also have the chance to learn about Apprenticeships within the industry as well as the courses and competitions you could take part in.
For more information please contact Lucy at email@example.com
The Oxford High School, Department of Classics
Are you a 6th Form Student looking to study "Classics at University"? If the answer is yes then you may be interested in attending a talk by Professor Barbara Goff, a specialist in ancien Drama and a senior member of the Classics Department at Reading University on the "Daughters of Antigone.
The talk is being held on Monday March 19th at the Oxford High School, Belbroughton Road, Oxford, OX2 6XA. The event will start at 4.30pm and will finish between 5.30pm and 6.00pm.
For more information and to book a place please email Dr Niki Karapanagioti at firstname.lastname@example.org
Internship with the City and Guilds Oxford
The City and Guilds , Oxford are currently looking for an Intern to join them at their Head Office in Oxford. The position will be within varies departments and will give you the chance to gain experience in Finance, Human Resources, marketing and Client Services.
For more information and details on how to apply please see here
For the Internship Role Profile please see here
The Young Investment Banker Programme - This years events are being held at UCL on 25th February and at the University of Manchester on 18th March.
The programme will give students a fully-immersive insight into the life of an investment banker through a mixture of case-studies, interactive exercises and personal networking time. Professionals attending on the day will include :- - Barclays Capital M&A Specialist
- Morgan Stanley Hedge Fund Salesperson
- Goldman Sachs Executive Director
- Rothschild Associate
After the programme, alumni will be given exclusive access to InvestIN Academy, our brand new digital learning platform that contains hours of digital content, which will guide students throughout university and beyond. Students will also be invited to complete a new online assessment and given a score and certificate, which can act as a fantastic "gold star" for their UCAS personal statement and future CV
To book your place for London please click here
To book you place for Manchester please click here
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.
Oxford University are offering an administrative apprenticeship.
If you are practical and have an interest in administration and performing a diverse set of activities with a strong sense of customer service this could be for you.
You will learn a wide range of skills to support the team such as helping with training courses, event orginisation, communications, graduate studies. You will be a member of a small team, providing support to the Radcliffe Department of Medicine. You will study for 2 years for a Level 2 Business Admin qualification at Abingdon & Witney College.
For full details and to apply, please visit https://www.recruit.ox.ac.uk/pls/hrisliverecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=133882
Applications close at 12 noon on Friday 6th April 2018
Bakers Butchers, Witney have a full time vacancy for a trainee butcher. For more information and details of how to apply please see here
Oxford Immunotec Limited
Do you have a passion for Science, Oxford Immunotec are offering a Level 3 Apprenticeship which will work towards a BTEC in Applied Science.The successful candidate will be responsible for the manufacturing of T-SPOT TB tests. The role would also involve stores management, stock control, operational processes such as dispensing, labeling, packing and dispatch all within a Good Manufacturing Process based laboratory.
For more information please see https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-225169
BMW apprenticeship applications have now opened for further information please see https://www.bmwgroup.jobs/gb/en/jobs.html#jobType=APPRENTICESHIP&&location=GB
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 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/
Applications now open for AWE’s award-winning apprenticeship programme - http://www.awe.co.uk/careers
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