The Engineering Trust

Ask An Employer

The 14th annual week-long celebration of apprenticeships takes place across England and showcases the impact that apprenticeships can have. There are virtual events, webinars and information available every day of the week directed at both potential apprentices and employers.

Employ an Apprentice

Employers looking to find out more about how an apprenticeship would work in their business can also find information on Twitter via #NAW2021. Tuesday 9th February is when #AskAnEmployer will run and a good opportunity to get your questions answered.

Below are interviews with two business who successfully employ apprentices and have done so for many years. They give insight into how their schemes operate, who they look for in an apprentice and top tips to anyone looking to employ an apprentice.

If you are interested in how an apprenticeship would work in your business, then the best idea is to give us a call. We would be more than happy to talk through the options with you.  

Colin Page - Chiltern Railways

Les Jones - Owen Mumford