ABOUT THE PROJECT

The Apprenticeship Support and Knowledge for Schools project has been commissioned by The National Apprenticeship Service, part of the Skills Funding Agency (SFA), to support the Government's target of achieving 3 million Apprenticeship starts by 2020.

 

Through the project our three Delivery Partners will offer a range of inspirational and engaging Apprenticeship and Traineeship support to all learning establishments offering provision to years 10, 11, 12 and 13 accross four regions: North, Midlands, London and South. 

 

The project aim is to work with teachers, careers advisors, parents and governors, alongside other key partners, to support schools and ensure that they meet their statutory duties regarding the provision of impartial IAG, specifically in relation to Apprenticeships and Traineeships. 

SERVICES OFFERED

The services to be provided will include:

  • Group assemblies / information sessions
  • Sessions to sign students up to Find An Apprenticeship
  • Apprenticeship application workshops for smaller groups of students
  • Apprenticeship events
  • Apprenticeship champion training for careers advisors and teachers
  • Guest speakers - Apprentice and employer ambassadors
  • External visits
  • Staff (teacher and governor) CPD
  • Parents events

Additionally, if an establishment has a particular request, this can be negotiated and agreed.

 

We are also growing a network of 1000+ Apprenticeship Champions in schools accross England. Our network of inspiring teachers and careers advisors, with our expert support, will:

  • Positively promote and encourage students of all abilities to consider Apprenticeships
  • Create opportunities for students to engage with employers and Apprentice ambassadors
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments and opportunities

 

To get involved or find out more please email hello@amazingapprenticeships.com

HOW TO BOOK     FREE SUPPORT

Please contact the relevant delivery partner listed below or visit: www.amazingapprenticeships.com/school-support-request

 

Your local contacts are:

North - BL Training

Gail Dalton-Ayres

gda@bl-training.org.uk

07889010794 / 0191 261 9636

 

London and South - Education & Employers Taskforce

Charlotte Lightman

charlotte.lightman@educationandemployers.org

07841779879 / 020 7566 4884

 

Midlands - Workpays

Helen Richardson

helen@workpays.co.uk

Download our ASK Resources 

ASK School/College Flyer
ASK_School-College-Flyer_October-20161.p[...]
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What is an Apprenticeship?
AA-Apprentice-Flyer_Oct-2016.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [2.6 MB]
5 Tips To Help Students Apply
AA-Yr2-Poster-1.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [95.3 KB]
5 Places To Find Out More About Apprenticeships
AA-Yr2-Poster-2.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [90.9 KB]
Higher & Degree Apprenticeships
AA-Yr2-Poster-3.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [103.8 KB]
Could You Be An Apprenticeship Champion?
AA-Champions-Flyer-A5_DP.pdf
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