What is a Traineeship?

Traineeships are work-based education programmes that attract young staff members to your business. Support and coaching for trainees is provided by us at no cost to yourself

What are the benefits to my business?

  • Receive a £1,000 government grant per Trainee, up to a maximum of 10
  • A cost-effective recruitment route to trial new staff in advance of offering more permanent work or moving onto an apprenticeship in your workplace
  • Save on recruitment and agency fees for job recruitment
  • Support the effort to provide employment routes for young people as part of the recovery plan post pandemic
  • Opportunities for existing staff to develop mentoring and support skills working with the Trainee

How long will the placement last?

  • The placement will last between 2 – 5 months dependent on the age of the Trainee and the needs of your business
  • The placement will be for up to 3 days per week

What costs are involved?

  • You do not need to pay any salary to the trainee and we cover their travel costs to work
  • There are no other costs to you as the employer

In summary

  • Our team will support you and your business to find the right trainee for you
  • Our expert tutors will ensure they have the right skills for your workplace
  • We will support you through the placement to ensure the young person can be successful and contribute to your business

How do I find out more or sign up?

Complete our simple online form below and one of our team will be in touch to talk through how a Traineeship placement could benefit your business