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Apprenticeship offer for schools

Worcestershire Apprenticeship Hub is a partnership of organisations working together to provide a coordinated approach to the development and delivery of Apprenticeships across Worcestershire. Established to support schools in meeting the Gatsby benchmarks, provide students, parents or teaching staff with the knowledge and understanding of Apprenticeships and provide the link between education and business.

The main aims are:

  • Help students understand the world of work, different industry sectors and job roles
  • Learn from employers about work, employment and the skills valued in the workplace
  • Enable young people to make more informed career choices Post 16
  • Support Apprenticeship applications by simplifying the application process
  • Inform parents and teaching staff of apprenticeships and how they work
    Please see the full offer here AppHub Offer Jul23

There are 7 fully funded opportunities for schools to engage with:

  1. Apprenticeship Talks to years 7-13, parents or teaching staff
  2. Apprenticeship Workshops to years 11-3 focussing on vacancy search and application support
  3. Industry visit days for years 10-13 involving off site visits to employer premises
  4. Industry Talks to years 7-13 led by employers and partners
  5. Mock interview days for years 11-13
  6. Apprenticeship Career Fayre support for years 7-13
  7. Sector specific workshops for years 11-13, which includes hands on group activities
    Digital and Cyber
    AgriTech and Land Based Engineering
    Early Years and Paediatric First Aid


We offer 1-1 support for anyone aged 16-24 looking for an apprenticeship.

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Are you looking to create your future workforce? Hiring an apprentice could be the answer to increasing your workforce.


Work experience – Worcestershire Education Business Partnership

When applying for an apprenticeship, having work experience is a fantastic way for an individual to show an employer
the skills that they already possess, especially if they
don’t have any previous employment experience.

WEBP seeks to promote the Worcestershire economic community through effective partnership between schools and business in preparing young people for the world of work.

We aim to improve the motivation, achievements and contentment of our young people, ensuring that they maximise their potential, by working with local businesses and the wider community to enhance and improve their progression from education to work, thus contributing to the highly skilled workforce of the future.

WEBP provide a complete work experience service for schools in Worcestershire.

Our extensive data bases of over 4500+ employers and our comprehensive management systems ensure that we can cater for all school needs.

  • Comprehensive managed service with student search options for placements
  • Preparation and follow up sessions with students, parents and tutors
  • Experienced, qualified health and safety staff to check placement suitability
  • Extended work experience placement opportunities

For further information please visit www.webp.org.uk