The Apprentice

Unlike the TV series, apprenticeships are a great way for over 16s to learn as they work. They’re real jobs, with the pay and holiday pay to match, but where you also spend at least 20% of your time on training. Plus, you get a qualification at the end of it. There are apprenticeships in almost every industry, from healthcare and tourism to marketing and engineering. Get a taste of real work while you train: head to the GMACS site for more info and listings of apprenticeships that are open right now.

Our Pass Exclusive

Lewis' story

Not sure an apprenticeship is for you? You can read more about how choosing an apprenticeship was the right thing for Lewis.

What is Our Pass?

Our Pass is a membership scheme for young people who live in Greater Manchester, and supports both school leavers and care leavers.

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