Why offer Apprenticeships?

Through Apprenticeships, new or existing staff of any age can gain the knowledge, experience and skills needed to make a real difference in your business.

Employed by you, and working full time in your business, Apprentices receive training from our team of qualified trainers, to work towards nationally recognised qualifications. Almost all training takes place at work so you don’t lose people to ‘day release’.

 Benefits to Business

  • 77% of businesses say Apprenticeships make them more competitive
  • 80% of businesses who employ Apprentices think they make the workplace more productive
  • 83% of businesses who hire Apprentices rely on them to provide the skilled workers of the future
  • 1 in 5 businesses are hiring more Apprentices to help them through the tough economic climate

Find out more about exactly what Apprenticeships are and how they can benefit your business from our interview with GPW Recruitment:

Why choose St Helens Chamber?

St Helens Chamber is one of the leading providers of Apprenticeships in the North West. We have an excellent track record in helping businesses and their employees to be more successful and we understand that having the right skills, knowledge and attributes is critical to achieving this.

The training and qualifications we provide have been tailored to meet the needs of local businesses, as well as the students we train – so our courses are well respected by local employers.

We deliver training to more than 1,500 people a year, in all kinds of organisations – in your workplace and from our training centres in St Helens and Liverpool.

Our team is committed to providing a high level of training to your workforce. All our staff are fully qualified training professionals, holding a range of qualifications, from the Certificate of Education to Masters Degrees.

We also can help you access a range of Apprenticeship Incentives and funding.

 Apprenticeship Standards we offer

There are three levels of Apprenticeship standards: Intermediate (level 2), Advanced (level 3)  and Higher (level 4 & 5) in a range of industries.

Professional Services
AAT Accounts/Finance Assistant (Level 2 Standard)
AAT Assistant Accountant (Level 3 Standard)
Business Administrator (Level 3 Standard)
Children, Young People and Families Practitioner (Level 4 Standard)
Children, Young People and Families Manager (Level 5 Standard)
Customer Service Practitioner (Level 2 Standard)
Customer Service Specialist (Level 3 Standard)
Digital Marketer (Level 3 Standard)

Hair Professionals- Hairdressing and Barbering (Level 2 Standard)
Advanced and Creative Hair Professional (Level 3 Standard)

Adult Care, Childcare and Education
Adult Care Worker (Level 2 Standard)
Lead Adult Care Worker (Level 3 Standard)
Leader in Adult Care (Level 5 Standard)
Teaching Assistant (Level 3 Standard)
Early Years Practitioner (Level 2 Standard)
Early Years Educator (Level 3 Standard)

Warehousing and Manufacturing
Lean Manufacturing Operative (Level 2 Standard)
Supply chain Warehouse Operative (Level 2 Standard)
Teaching Assistant (Level 3 Standard)

Team Leader/Supervisor (Level 3 Standard)

See our full list of Apprenticeship Standards

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Our Apprentice Recruitment Services

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