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Leyland Trucks are offering a Degree Apprenticeship as a Design Engineer. This will be a 5 year programme completing your qualification through UCLAN. You must have a qualification related to Engineering to apply and the closing date is 3rd March 2023. For more information and to apply click here Design Engineering Apprenticeship – Leyland Trucks Ltd.
Nuvia are part of a Construction organisation who specialise in Mechanical Engineering within the Nuclear sector. They are offering a Degree Apprenticeship for a Mechanical Engineer. This is a 4 year programme and you would complete your qualification through Wigan & Leigh College. Students would need have A Levels in Maths & Science to apply. The application deadline is 28th February. For more information and to apply please click here Nuclear Engineer (Mechanical) Degree Apprentice – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)
Balfour Beatty are offering Degree Apprentice Quantity Surveyor based in Warrington. This is a 5 year programme and you would complete your qualification via University of Northumbria. They are looking for A Level grades between A – C, but not in any particular subjects, so anyone with a genuine interest could apply. The closing date is 31st May 2023 . For more information and to apply please click here Degree Apprentice Quantity Surveyor – Warrington 2023 – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)
Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship. This is a 5.5 year programme with study via Coventry University. Ideally students with A Levels in Maths & Physics should apply (although there is some flexibility). Deadline is 17th February. For more details and to apply click here Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Quantity Surveying Degree Apprenticeship this time with study via Sheffield Hallam University. Again closing date is 17th February. For details and to apply click here Quantity Surveying Degree Apprenticeship – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship based in Manchester. Ideally looking for A Levels in Maths and Science although there is some flexibility in this. The study is through Liverpool John Moores University and the deadline for application is 26 May 2023. For more information and to apply please click here Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship – WSP Water Team, Manchester – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)
Offering a variety of Degree Apprenticeships including Degree Apprenticeship – Rail Electrification: Degree Apprenticeship – Civil Engineering: Degree Apprenticeship – Environmental Consulting All closing dates are 2nd March 2023. For more information and to apply click below:

Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship – Rail Electrification: Manchester – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship – Civil Engineering: Manchester – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship – Environmental Consulting: Manchester – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Jaguar Land Rover are offering opportunities including Engineering, Logistics & Digital. For more information and to apply click here Apprentices (jaguarlandrovercareers.com)
PWC are launching their Technology Degree Apprenticeship based in Manchester and offering an open event so that you can find out more about the opportunities they have available

The applications for September 2023 intake are now open and you can find out more here and students can apply here. Applications close on 25th January 2023

Join PwC Manchester on 18 January to find out more about their fully-funded Technology Degree Apprenticeship in partnership with Ada College Manchester.

PwC Manchester office open evening for School & College students – 18 January at 5:00pm. Sign up here

Amazon have launched their Apprenticeship scheme. This covers a wide variety of areas including Business, Human Resources, Finance, Logistics, Digital, Creative, Marketing & Sales and Engineering. For more information and to apply click the link here Our Programmes (amazonapprenticeships.co.uk)
TLT Solicitors are offering a Solicitor Apprenticeship based in Manchester. This is a 6 year programme and could be a great opportunity for anyone interested in Law but looking for alternatives to University.

For more details of the vacancy and to apply please click here TLT LLP: Legal Solicitor Apprenticeship – 2023
 
Atkins Ltd are offering Civil Engineering Degree Apprenticeship that will start in September 2023. If you are currently studying Maths & Physics A Level and likely to get grades between A* – C and you could apply for this opportunity. Application deadline is 22nd February 2023. Click on the link for more details and to apply.

Civil Engineer Degree Apprenticeship – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

If you are looking for entry into the Accountancy & Financial Service industry take a look at the opportunities on offer with Deloitte Early careers programmes | Deloitte UK
Apprenticeship Hub details a number of opportunities currently available with the BBC including Business, Design Technology & Production. For more details and to apply click the link here

Early Careers – Careers (bbc.co.uk)

Electricity North West are offering a variety of programmes including Design Engineer, Cyber Security, Software Tester. For more details and to apply, please click here Apprenticeships (enwl.co.uk) Closing date is 12th February 2023

Various Degree Apprenticeships

These much anticipated Degree Apprenticeships are now available to apply for. The different Apprenticeship programmes include:
• Digital Engineering
• Engineering Design
• Operational Research & Analytics
• Safety Case
• System Engineering

Closing date is 12th February 2023. For more information and to apply, click the link below:

WARRINGTON: Degree Apprenticeships (Level 5 – 6) | Sellafield Ltd Careers (sellafieldsite.co.uk)

Various Degree Apprenticeships including Engineering, Digital & Technology Solutions, HR & Business. Click on the link below for more details and to apply

Careers (myworkdayjobs.com)

Financial Services specialists are offering a Higher Apprenticeship in Investment Operations based in Salford Quays. Closing date for this opportunity is 1st April 2023. For more information and to apply click the link below:

Investment Operations Specialist Apprentice – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

They are also offering Degree Apprenticeships in Digital User Experience & Digital & Technology Solutions. Click separate links below to apply:

Digital User Experience (UX) Professional Degree Apprenticeship at AJ Bell – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Digital and Technology Solutions Degree Apprenticeship at AJ Bell – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Are offering a Degree Apprenticeship in Retail Leadership. The closing date for this opportunity is 31st January 2023. For more information and to apply click the link below:

Retail Leadership Degree Apprenticeship – North West – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

Offering Solicitor Degree Apprenticeship based in Manchester. Closing date for this opportunity is 12th March 2023. Click the link below for more information and to apply:

Solicitor Apprenticeship Manchester with DWF Law LLP – Find an apprenticeship (findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk)

BDO are offering School Leaver Apprenticeship Programmes in Tax & Advisory. The closing date for these opportunities is 26th March 2023. Click the link below for more information and to apply:

LOOK FOR MORE THAN AN OPPORTUNITY LOOK TO THE FUTURE (bdo.co.uk)

Are offering various degree apprenticeships including Sales & Engineering. For more information clik the link below:

CCEP Apprenticeships

Various opportunities including Degree Apprenticeships in Business & Engineering

Job Search :: MBDA Careers

Register your interest in Early Programmes including Research & Development, Chemical Engineering, Data Science & Laboratory Science

Research and Development (unilever.com)

A variety of Higher and Degree Apprenticeship opportunities available including Aerospace Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Data Analyst, Nuclear Engineer and Business

For more information click the link below

Apprenticeships | Early careers | BAE Systems | International

Variety of Degree Apprenticeships including Audit, Cyber Security, UX Developer

For more information click the link below

Search our Job Opportunities at Barclays (jobs.barclays)

Workshop Opportunities

Babcock are a leading international Engineering company and are offering an Insight into Engineering event as part of National Apprenticeships week. This is a virtual event taking place on Thursday 9th February between 5pm & 6.30pm. To book on to this event please click the link Babcock International National Apprenticeship Week Event Survey (surveymonkey.com)
Grant Thornton are one of the biggest accounting and finance firms in the world, and are offering an insight and work experience event for any student in Year 12 or 13 interested in this industry. It is a virtual event on Wednesday 1st February between 5 & 6pm. To sign up please click the link Grant Thornton Work Experience & Apprenticeship Insight Evening Survey (surveymonkey.co.uk)
AutoTrader have an open event to promote their Apprenticeship Programmes including Business Analysis, Cyber Security, Finance & Software Development to be held at their offices in Manchester on Tuesday 9th February. For more information and to register please click here Auto Trader Apprenticeship Open Evening Tickets, Multiple Dates | Eventbrite
Lancashire & South Cumbria Health & Care Partnership are offering a series of virtual sessions around Careers in the NHS. For more details and to register click the link Virtual Events – NHS Careers NW
SkillsGap are offering a series a great sessions for anyone interested in Digital Skills and their applications whether in Medicine, Robotics, Games Design or Finance. These events are being held virtually during February and March. For more information and to register click the link here Skills Gap | Expert led, digital workshops and courses

Rate My Apprenticeship are holding a virtual Careers Fair on Tuesday 21st February where you could hear from a variety a large employers including PWC, BDO & Deloitte. For more information and to get tickets click the link Spring Apprenticeship Event – RateMyApprenticeship
Deloitte are offering a couple of different opportunities for current Year 12 students to learn more about the Accountancy profession and help you to access this exciting industry.

Aspire programme is aimed at Year 12 students from under-represented backgrounds. There is a virtual session as well as some in-person sessions in June 2023. For more details and to register click here Deloitte: ASPIRE, Register Your Interest, Various Locations | Event at Uptree

Careers Shapers is a one-day insight opportunity at Deloitte’s office in Manchester – again aimed at Year 12 Deloitte: Career Shapers Program, Manchester | Opportunity at Uptree

Digital Her is an initiative created by Manchester Digital with the mission to help end gender inequality in the technology and digital sector. Digital Her is dedicated to inspiring and encouraging more girls and women across Greater Manchester to consider careers in technology and digital. By harnessing the power industry mentors and real role models, Digital Her provides the support, opportunities and guidance needed to empower a new generation of women into our industry.

Find out more about how Digital Her’s enrichment opportunities can help to inspire girls to consider a future in technology. We have a great range of activities and opportunities on offer.

Read about this year’s offer in the attached pack and sign up to get involved!

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Any Year 13 students interested in applying to MBDA for their Apprenticeship programme may benefit from this online session supported by Uptree. For more information and to register, please click the link Bolton and Bristol: MBDA, STEM Application Masterclass | Event at Uptree

Work Experience

It’s time to take control of your future | Springpod – sign up to the Springpod website for new and exciting opportunities that are regularly updated and can give great insight into many careers and industries

Uptree’s event listings – Uptree offer a mixture of virtual and in-person work experience opportunities. Sign up to keep informed of these great opportunities

Learn from top companies and set yourself apart (theforage.com)

Work experience and internships | Prospects.ac.uk

Year 13 students interested in a year out in industry before going on to University could register with Etrust and apply for one of their vacancies. Click the link for more details YINI Vacancies | EDT (etrust.org.uk)

Lancashire & South Cumbria Health Partnership are offering work experience to students interested in working in the NHS. The deadline is very soon, 31st January, so if this is something you are interested in, please click the link and sign up

Our work experience application window is now open! – NHS Careers NW

Students looking for a week of work experience for the summer, can apply to HSBC for one of their opportunities. Click here for more details and to apply UK Work Experience Programme | HSBC Holdings plc
Channel 4 offer a 6-week, virtual experience run in modules that could help you to build skills and knowledge about the TV & Media Industry. To find out more and to apply click on the link below:

4Skills Work Experience – The Programme

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Any Year 13 students interested in a Solicitor Apprenticeship and predicted grades around ABB, might find this work experience opportunity beneficial. It is based in Manchester on Thursday 2nd February. For more details and to register click the link Manchester: DWF, Solicitor Apprenticeship Work Experience Day | Event at Uptree
KPMG are offering a one day work experience to give an insight into the Service Industry. Particularly useful for students considering applying to Degree Apprenticeships in large Accountancy firms. The day will take place in person, in the Manchester office on Tuesday 7th February. Click the link for more details and to register Manchester: KPMG, Business Work Experience Day | Event at Uptree

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Level 2 entry requirements

If you’re not quite ready to start on a Level 3 Technical course (T Levels) or a Vocational Level 3 course (BTEC) but want to begin on the path to your chosen career, the Transition Programme could be for you.  

Transition Programmes are tailored to prepare students to move onto Technical or Vocational Level 3 study. They will give you the opportunity to improve your English and Maths, your work readiness skills and introduce you to the technical skills and concepts that you will need for future study and employment. 

As part of the Transition Programme you will study a BTEC Level 2 Award in your chosen subject area as well as the BTEC Level 2 Extended Award in Work Skills. You will also have the opportunity to resit GCSE English and/or Maths if you have not yet achieved a grade 4. 

Entry criteria for Transition Programmes is four grade 3s including grade 3s in English Language and Maths GCSE.

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