Traineeships

Overview

A traineeship is a skills development programme that includes a work placement. It can last from 6 weeks to a year, however most don’t last longer than 6 months. Traineeships help 19-24 year olds with an education, healthcare plan and / or to get ready for an apprenticeship or job if they don’t have the appropriate skills or knowledge.

Who can apply

Eligible to work in England

Have little or no work experience, but are motivated to work

Aged 19-24 with a EHC plan and qualified up to Level 3

What a traineeship includes

From the training provider, you get:

Training to prepare you for work, including CV writing

Support to improve your English, Maths and digital skills

Sector focussed vocational learning to help prepare for a job