Apprenticeships let you start working and earning money while you learn, build skills and gain qualifications.

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Get an apprenticeship

With an apprenticeship you can earn money, gain qualifications, and start your career fast

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Am I work ready?

Education is coming to an end and the workplace beckons - how can you make sure you are ready for work?

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Basic skills

Basic skills are the key skills you need in study and life, and include Maths, English and ICT

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Careers in construction

Construction isn't just for labourers and isn't just building - IT, Engineering, Site Management and Administration all play their part, and there are good opportunities for everyone.

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Careers in ICT

Jobs in ICT come in all different varieties - find out how you can get started in the field, and get a job that suits your needs!

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Careers in Law

There are many job opportunities for someone interested in law. Find what job suits you and your needs!

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Go to College

Continuing with education after GCSEs is a popular choice, with lots of different ways to learn

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Training Providers

Local training providers offer alternative options for 16+ learning, including community-based programmes, engagement, and specialist support

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Results Day

Results day can feel like an anxious time. But even if your results are not what you hoped you can still find a great place to study