Why hire an apprentice?

Many positives come from hiring apprentices

Many positives come from hiring apprentices

National Apprenticeship week ran from 11th-15th March and it was a great success, raising awareness of apprenticeships across the UK. If, as an employer, you need any further incentives to hire an apprentice, then take a look at our breakdown of reasons to support the scheme:

  • Apprentices can save you money
  • Apprentices gain an industry recognised qualification
  • Apprenticeships are tailor made to suit your business needs
  • Apprentices can address the skills-gap in your workforce
  • Apprentices gain a mix of on-the-job and off-site training
  • Apprentices can make your business shine; there are a number of awards available for apprentices and apprentice employers alike
  • Apprentices show your business’s social responsibility and commitment to the community, or wider economy, by tackling youth unemployment