What is an Apprenticeship?

Apprenticeships refer to on-the-job training leading to nationally recognised qualifications. The length of the programme varies depending on the course level and the experience you already have in your job role.

As an apprentice you’ll:

  • work alongside experienced staff
  • gain job-specific skills
  • earn a wage and get holiday pay


Who are they for?
Apprenticeships are open to all ages over 16, whether you are just leaving school, have been working for years or are seeking to start a new career. You need to have been a resident in the EU for three years and not be in full time education. 

What are the benefits of being an Apprentice?
You'll get recognised qualifications and full support during your training. You will also be earning a wage while you learn, and will have access to a higher qualification at the end leading to better performance at work, improved personal development and career prospects. 

What will I earn?
The minimum wage for an Apprentice is £3.50 an hour, however, we do encourage businesses to reward good performance through an increase in wages. If you are already employed your wage will not change.

 



Latest News

Employees in the Spotlight

Every Two Months an employee is selected as our employee in the spotlight, this is to showcase our amazing staff and make sure they are recognised for their hard work.  To mark the end of the year here are our 2018 employees in the spotlight.

Learners of 2018

To mark the end of 2018 we have collated a list of all our learners of the month throughout the year

 

Healthcare Homes Reach the Finish Line

18 months ago Steadfast Training Ltd started a new programme for Healthcare Homes called Healthcare Assistant Practitioner. This is a bespoke programme written by Healthcare Homes and Steadfast to upskill existing staff, to give them the skills to assist the nurses in 1st line nursing duties, such as blood pressure, catheter care etc.

Our Grand Opening!

Steadfast Training Ltd is pleased to officially open our new Head Office and Training Centre at Enterprise Way Spalding. The 7,500 sq ft site was acquired in May 2018 and has undergone extensive renovation and refurbishment, creating a 1st class working environment that is mainly open plan, with modern hot-desking facilities for field based teams and large training rooms to support short course skills and Apprenticeship delivery.

Supporting Your Child Through an Apprenticeship

Apprentices can start from school leaving age which is 16, giving your child the opportunity to kick start a career that they’re passionate about from a young age.