Apprenticeship Opportunities

Future Talent

Here are the latest apprenticeships and degree apprenticeships within 15 miles of Manchester Health Academy: (posted 15/05/2020)

Field Technician Apprenticeship at Virgin Media

Level 3 Travel Consultant at Hays Travel (Several places available)

Childcare Apprenticeship at Busy Bees Nursery in Altrincham

Childcare Apprenticeship at Busy Bees Nursery in Sale


SETA helps young people start their career in engineering after 16 when you leave school, or 18 when you leave college. We provide the training and qualifications you need and we help companies in the area recruit young people to be their apprentices and the engineers of tomorrow.

Engineering is a varied and dynamic industry involved in many aspects of our lives and society, for instance the food sector,technical manufacturing and modernisation and engineers are involved with helping us deal with the greatest, newest challenge of our time the Covid 19 pandemic.
Here are some websites of local companies that SETA works with to train and recruit their apprentices:

By the time you will be leaving school there will be many other  different companies across Manchester who will want to recruit apprentices. SETA holds an open evening each March for interested young people and parents, please see their website for details.


The RAF recruitment doors are very much open, and they are still actively recruiting across multiple apprenticeship roles for which  Year 11 leavers will be eligible to apply for immediately utilising their mock GCSE grades.

The RAF offers a range of apprenticeships regardless of GCSE results, as well as a number of roles where no GCSE passes are required.

There are a number of RAF recruiters actively monitoring there Instagram page so if you have any questions, please contact them there at @rafcareersmanchester

Benefits of an RAF apprenticeship

  • Award-winning education
  • Continued support from Apprenticeship to degree
  • Transferable skills
  • Opportunities to travel the world
  • Competitive salaries
  • Post training >20k per year



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The Growth Company

Announcement regarding GC Education and Skills Apprenticeship Schools and Engagement Team.

At GC Education and Skills we take current learners, future learners and staff wellbeing very seriously. In-line with the latest government advice in regard to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we have postponed our Recruitment for a short while.

Please do not worry. All applicants who have been offered a place on one of our programmes or apprenticeships are still guaranteed, regardless of what the outcomes of their GCSEs are.

We will resume the recruitment process as soon as it is possible and once it is safe to do so. Once recruitment is resumed we will be in touch with you to plan for the next academic year.

If you do have any queries or questions in this period of suspension, there will be someone available to help you further via the below contacts For telephone enquiries please call 0161 233 2656 or email [email protected]

We look forward to welcoming you back to GC Education and Skills soon.

Please stay safe and well.

Yours sincerely,

Rikesh Lad

Schools and Engagement Manager

Pladis Engineering Apprenticeship

Closing Date: 11th May 2020

Pladis Engineering Apprenticeship Flyer (Manchester)

This is a 5 year apprenticeship opportunity.

Mixture of learning at college and working for a company that bake some of the UK’s best loved biscuits, crackers and cakes including national favourites such as McVitie’s Digestives, Jacobs and Jaffa Cakes.

Starting salary – approx £14,638

Salary once qualified £40-60,000 (depending on location) 

Complete a City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Food and Drink Engineering Maintenance

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