As an employer, apprenticeships allow you to
enhance your workforce and introduce a fresh perspective to your business.
Apprentices are ambitious and are keen to learn and offer you the opportunity to strengthen and diversify your workforce providing a future talent pipeline tailored to business needs. They bring enthusiasm and a fresh perspective, so it is not surprising to hear that 9 out of 10 employers say that their business is more productive.
As an employer you can train apprentices and give them job specific skills, helping them to fit the ethos of your business. Working alongside existing employees is a great way to transfer years of industry knowledge, moulding your new recruits into potential leaders and managers of the future.
Did you know?
There are over 1500 apprenticeship occupations across 170 industries.
An increased number of Higher and Degree apprenticeships will be being started this year, meaning that there has never been a better time for businesses to tap into this higher-level technical skill base.
Sussex Coast College and Sussex Downs College already works with over 2,500 regional and national employers to help apprentices find placements and help your business grow.