What is an Apprenticeship?

Gateway Education Apprenticeships will kick-start your career with valuable paid work experience, whilst you work towards a nationally recognised qualification. The Programme will provide you with a rewarding job that will boost your confidence and credentials.

You will gain the following from the apprenticeship:

  • A Technical Certificate
  • NVQ in your chosen industry
  • Functional Skills in English & Mathematics
  • Employment Responsibilities & Experience
  • A dedicated assessor to mentor you throughout the Programme

Successful commitment and completion of the Apprenticeship Programme will lead to career advancement, new opportunities and increased wages. Gateway Education currently offers recognised qualifications in Health & Social Care, IT, Childcare, Teaching, Management, Team Leading, Business & Administration and Customer Service.

The Apprenticeships typically start at Level 2 and take 12 months to complete. We also offer Apprenticeship progression routes at Level 3, Level 4 and Level 5. Gateway Education will first carry out an Initial Assessment to identify your individual needs & skill sets to determine what Programme best suits you. As a starting point, many of our learners start from our Traineeship Programme before progressing to an Apprenticeship.

If you would like to know more or would like to sign up for our our Apprenticeship Scheme, please do not hesitate to contact us.

What is a Traineeship?

Gateway Education Traineeships will prepare you for a career by developing your skills and growing your confidence while you gain valuable work experience. Gateway Education will ensure you have the necessary skills employers look for including Maths, English and the experience needed to kick-start your career.

The Traineeship can last from as short as six weeks to as long as six months, with the Programme matched to your individual needs.

The Programme will cover:

  • Work Preparation including Employability Skills
  • Enhancement of literacy and numeracy
  • Relevant industry training
  • Opportunity to work in a paid Apprenticeship

Gateway Education will mentor and support you throughout the Programme towards your transition into the workplace. We strive to provide an excellent learning experience too all those that enroll on the Traineeship with us.

Successful completion of the Traineeship will prepare you for a paid Apprenticeship where you can work towards a recognised qualification in Health & Social Care, IT, Childcare, Teaching, Management, Team Leading, Business & Administration and Customer Service.

If you would like more information or want to sign up for our Traineeship Programme, please get in touch today.