Designed by The National Apprenticeship Service, this special week celebrates the positive impact that apprenticeships have on individuals, businesses and the wider economy. It highlights how apprenticeships can help businesses across all sectors ‘rise to the top’ with young, enthusiastic talent and invites employers to get involved.
Apprentices follow a comprehensive work-based programme and work towards a recognised qualification that is relevant to your business. You can harness fresh new talent to your team or use the schemes to develop the skills and experience of existing employees.
In dentistry, newly approved, employer led apprenticeships are available for:
· Dental Nurses
· Dental Practice Managers
· Dental Laboratory Assistants and
· Dental Technicians
With almost 9 in 10 of every employer that takes on an apprentice reporting benefits to their business, there has never been a better time show your support.
The National Apprenticeship Service has set up an online tool – Pledge-o-meter for businesses to share their apprenticeship and traineeship pledges – get involved and show your commitment at:
Find out more about dental apprenticeships at one of the
TRAILBLAZERS LAUNCH EVENTS
on March 16th at Barnet and Southgate College -
on March 17th at the University of Bolton University - www.bolton.ac.uk/dentalapprentice
For additional information from the National Apprenticeship Service, please visit: www.apprenticeships.gov.uk
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