The city that was once known as Cottonopolis has diversified somewhat in recent years and now if you're looking for an apprenticeship in Manchester then you'll probably be able to find one in just about any sector you care to mention. The total number of apprenticeships in Manchester has increased from just 1,320 starts in 2005/6 to 4,580 in 2013, according to Office for National Statistics figures.
With a population of 2.6 million in Greater Manchester alone the area has become a beacon for the media industries with MediaCityUK launching in Salford and bringing big name broadcasters to the region. This alone has created a huge number of job opportunities for anyone looking to get work in the creative sector. Manchester has also become a hotspot for legal and financial industries.
On NotGoingToUni you can find extensive listings for Manchester school-leavers, college students and junior professionals. You can sort by job type or UK region using the search box above or take a look at our featured vacancies below. Our list of jobs and opportunities changes regularly as new companies and institutions join NotGoingToUni, or as existing partners add new roles and vacancies. The best way to keep up-to-date with the opportunities that are perfect for you is to create your own account http://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/register and keep your profile updated.
To give you an idea of the sort of Manchester apprenticeships available here is a selection of companies that regularly work with us at a local and national level:
- Starbucks looking for barista apprenticeships
- IT apprenticeship with Bardsley Construction
- Site Management apprentice with Taylor Wimpey
- Adrac – a full-service internet marketing agency – are looking for web development apprentices.
- plus many more
Apprenticeships vacancies in Manchester at NotGoingToUni: regularly updated lists of the latest job opportunities for school leavers from employers and colleges throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.