Developing the Young Workforce North Highland

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All about Pathway Apprenticeships #ScotAppWeek21

If you’ve recently left school, are unemployed and not receiving benefits, a Pathway Apprenticeship could help you to prepare for the world of work.

You’ll gain an industry-recognised qualification and accelerate your progression into future employment of further apprenticeship opportunities.

  • It’s delivered by learning providers, such as colleges, in partnership with employers
  • You’ll gain knowledge, skills and experience through a series of practical activities, including industry projects and work placements
  • The apprenticeship lasts up to 26 weeks (36 weeks for engineering) and can be extended up to 52 weeks if you are care experienced or disabled
  • You’ll get a £100 weekly allowance
  • Following successful completion, you will have gained a qualification and valuable insight and experience of the world of work

You’ll have the chance to train and get qualifications in growth sectors with strong future employment prospects including:

  • Business Skills at SCQF Level 6
  • IT / Digital (software) at SCQF Level 6
  • IT / Digital (hardware) at SCQF Level 6
  • Engineering SCQF Level 5
  • Social Services Children & Young People at SCQF Level 6

To find out more about Pathway Apprenticeships, visit the website.