Employer Resources

What is an apprenticeship? How do they work? Who are they for? As an employer what are my responsibilities? 

Find out on the gov.uk employing an apprentice webpage.

To find out about the levels and type of apprenticeship take a look at these government publications.

This informative guide, produced by Workfinder, explains how 'Experience Works' for employers.

Gov.uk provides you with a list of all apprenticeship standards available for employers and training organisations.

Apprenticeship standards show what an apprentice will be doing and the skills required of them, by job role. 

Employers can also use the find apprenticeship training service to search for suitable apprenticeships and identify approved training providers who can deliver that training.

This interactive guide has been created by SQA to help you better understand the differences in apprenticeship policy across the four home nations. The guide provides an overview on apprenticeships in each country and provides useful links to find further information, if required.

AbilityNet have published a guide to creating a disability-friendly workplace. It's full of great advice to help you ensure your organisation meets the needs of those with sight loss, hearing loss, dyslexia or dyspraxia and physical disabilities, as well as many other conditions. 

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