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A Summer Camp Snapshot

A Summer Camp Snapshot

Posted: 3rd of December 2019 by Parisha

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Emma, 19 – Customer Service Apprentice with Rugby Borough Council

Emma, 19 – Customer Service Apprentice with Rugby Borough Council

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I chose to do a customer service apprenticeship with the council because I didn’t really want to go to university. I felt like I needed to get a...

Will, 25 – Motor Vehicle Apprentice with BT Fleet Solutions. Awarded Outstanding Apprentice of the Year, as voted for by staff at WCG.

Will, 25 – Motor Vehicle Apprentice with BT Fleet Solutions. Awarded Outstanding Apprentice of the Year, as voted for by staff at WCG.

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I had been working in a newsagents for two and a half years but I always wanted to work with my hands as I’ve had a passion for mechanics since I...

Abi, 18 – Business Administration apprentice with Morgan Sindall

Abi, 18 – Business Administration apprentice with Morgan Sindall

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I went to Sixth Form for a year and decided it wasn’t for me. So, I thought an apprenticeship would be a good stepping stone into working life, as...

Alice, 23 – Horticultural Operative Apprentice with National Trust

Alice, 23 – Horticultural Operative Apprentice with National Trust

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I’d already gone to university to study creative writing and I got a job in marketing and communications which wasn’t for me.  I really wanted...

Ella, 22 - Business Administration Apprentice at Robert Welch Designs. Winner of the West Midlands Intermediate Apprentice of the Year award at the National Apprenticeship Awards

Ella, 22 - Business Administration Apprentice at Robert Welch Designs. Winner of the West Midlands Intermediate Apprentice of the Year award at the National Apprenticeship Awards

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I was eager to get my foot on the career ladder as soon as possible and gain genuine business experience whilst also continuing my academic...

Sam, 26 - Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice with Ricardo

Sam, 26 - Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice with Ricardo

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I chose to do an apprenticeship because I did my A-levels and decided University wasn’t the right pathway for me. I wanted to earn and learn at...

Sophie, 19 – Business Administration Apprentice with Access Engineering Supplies

Sophie, 19 – Business Administration Apprentice with Access Engineering Supplies

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I chose to do an apprenticeship because I did my A-levels and decided University wasn’t the right pathway for me. I wanted to earn and learn at...

Thomas, 22 - Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice at Cummins.

Thomas, 22 - Manufacturing Engineering Apprentice at Cummins.

Posted: 17th of January 2020 by

I completed my A-levels but I didn’t really fancy going to university and getting in to debt. My goal was to earn and learn a hands-on skill, so I...