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NTFW wants part of £283m healthcare pledge to support apprenticeships

An organisation that represents work-based learning providers across Wales is urging the Welsh Government to support apprenticeships with some of the £283.126 million it has pledged for the education and training of healthcare professionals.   The National Training Federation for Wales…

Apprenticeships inspire a passion for education at primary school

Apprenticeships have made a major contribution to Ysgol Maes y Felin meeting its commitment to provide a supportive and caring environment that sparks a lifelong love for learning. The primary school in Holywell currently has five apprentices but has employed…

Apprenticeships inspire a passion for education at primary school

Apprenticeships have made a major contribution to Ysgol Maes y Felin meeting its commitment to provide a supportive and caring environment that sparks a lifelong love for learning. The primary school in Holywell currently has five apprentices but has employed…

Apprenticeships integral to growth of South Wales childcare provider

The Welsh Government’s apprenticeship programme has been integral to the successful growth of Little Inspirations, a multi-award-winning South Wales childcare provider. Since forming 20 years ago, the Pontyclun-based company has grown from one to nine settings and now has a…

Apprentices strike gold to win new Green Chef Challenge contest

A team of two young Mid Wales apprentices has won a new competition launched by the Culinary Association of Wales to find the best green chef. Commis chefs Gabbi Wilson and Rosie Koffer, workmates at Chartists 1770 at The Trewythen,…

“I now wake up and don’t dread the thought of work, and I go home feeling fulfilled and knowing that I have helped others and enriched their days.”

A 22-year-old mother of two from Tredegar has credited her apprenticeship for forging a rewarding career that makes a real difference to both her, and those she supports. Katie Hall, a Health and Social Care Apprentice at Augusta House, Blaenau…

“My apprenticeship has allowed me to follow in my grandfather’s footsteps and made my dream of being an aerospace engineer a reality.”

A 20-year-old Airbus apprentice has credited her apprenticeship for empowering her to smash stereotypes and build a successful career in the industry. Rosie Boddy, an Aero Systems Craft apprentice at Airbus, is now advocating for more women to consider a…