Responsibilities of an apprentice employer

What are your responsibilities as an apprentice employer?

What are your responsibilities as an apprentice employer?

Hiring an apprentice is pretty simple and beneficial to both parties, but do bear in mind the responsibilities that come with it. Below are five simple, yet important things which you may not have thought about when it comes to employing apprentices.

  1. Apprentices must be given an induction into their role.
  2. Apprentices must be paid.
  3. Apprentices pay tax and national insurance.
  4. Apprentices are eligible for maternity leave.
  5. Apprentices should have at least 20 days paid holiday every year in addition to bank holidays.