We offer a range of Apprenticeships at Runshaw, from Level 2 through to Level 4.

All Apprenticeships include:

  • A minimum of 30 hours per week paid employment
  • A knowledge-based element, ie a Technical Certificate
  • A competency-based element, ie a National Vocational Qualification (NVQ)
  • Transferable skills
  • A module on employment rights and responsibilities
  • Personal learning and thinking skills
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths

Level 2 Apprenticeships (Intermediate)

Equivalent to five GCSEs at Grade A*- C. Apprentices work towards a work-based learning qualification such as an NVQ Level 2, Functional Skills, or GCSEs in English and Maths, and in most cases, a relevant knowledge-based qualification.

Level 2 is suitable for a junior member of staff who is at the beginning of their career.

We offer Level 2 Apprenticeships in:

  • AAT Accounting
  • Business and Administration
  • Commis Chef
  • Children & Young People’s Workforce
  • Counselling
  • Customer Service Practitioner
  • Engineering
  • Healthcare Support Worker
  • Adult Care Worker
  • Hospitality Team Member
  • Housing/Property Management Assistant
  • Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • NCFE CACHE Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning

Level 3 Apprenticeships (Advanced)

Equivalent to two A Levels. Apprentices work towards a work-based learning qualification such as an NVQ Level 3, Functional Skills, or GCSEs in English and Maths, and in most cases, a relevant knowledge-based certificate.

Level 3 is suitable for those working in a Team Leader or Supervisor role and ideally, candidates should have five GCSEs at Grade A*-C or have completed a Level 2 Apprenticeship.

We offer Level 3 Apprenticeships in:

  • AAT Accounting
  • Assistant Accountant
  • Business Administration
  • Children & Young People’s Workforce – Early Years Educator
  • Counselling
  • Customer Service
  • Engineering Manufacture – Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering
  • Senior Healthcare Support Worker
  • Lead Adult Care Worker
  • Hospitality Supervisor
  • Housing/Property Management
  • CIPD
  • Infrastructure Technician
  • Digital Marketer
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • NCFE CACHE Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning
  • Team Leader/Supervisor

We offer Level 4 Apprenticeships in:

  • Professional Accounting Taxation Technician
  • Counselling
  • Network Engineer