Are you looking to take your first step towards your dream job? Or maybe you want to earn and learn at the same time?
An Apprenticeship is a fantastic career path that gives you the opportunity to learn, benefit from practical hands on experience, gain a qualification and earn a wage, ALL AT THE SAME TIME!!
An apprenticeship usually takes between 1 – 4 years to complete depending on level and industry. You will be working in a real job where you will be employed by a company, have a contract of employment, get paid a salary and be entitled to all of the statutory benefits such as holiday and sick pay.
Case study: Progression to Higher Education
Karen Harrison was working as a Care Home Consultant wishing to return to nursing practice following the expiration of her PIN. Karen was made aware of the Level 5 qualification as a route to university and decided to source a course to help her meet the entry criteria, enrolling with a local college.
However the college decided to withdraw the course due to lack of interest, it was at this point Karen contacted FNTC and although very nervous to start with Karen was well aware that the course would also her to develop her leadership and management skills.