What an apprenticeship could mean to you


If you’re thinking of embarking on an apprenticeship in 2017, we’ve answered a few questions you may have about what an apprenticeship with Busy Bees Training could mean for you.


What apprenticeships do Busy Bees Training offer?


We offer childcare, residential childcare, supporting teaching and learning in schools, playwork, catering and management apprenticeship at locations across the UK, from level 2 through to level 5 higher apprenticeships.


Do I get a qualification as part of an apprenticeship?


Yes, all our qualifications are accredited by the awarding organisation Skills First and you will also get the chance to complete to the next level as part of your continuous development with Busy Bees Training.


Alongside your apprenticeship training programme, you can also complete short courses, such as paediatric first aid training, and specialist courses, such as Special Education Needs Coordinator (SENCO) training.


Do I earn a salary while completing my apprenticeship?


Yes you do! All our apprentices benefit from earning while they learn, making it an ideal solution for many young people.


What support will I get as an apprentice?


Our team of skilled trainers are experts in their field, and are always on hand to support our apprentices throughout their training programme. They can offer assistance and understanding to our apprentices, helping them to achieve their career goals.


All of our apprentices are also assigned a one-to-one mentor, who will be available to offer advice and guidance to you when you need it.


Our work-based placement settings are also chosen for their dedication to apprenticeship training, and their qualified staff teams work closely with apprentices to share their knowledge and ensure they get the most from their practical training experience.


Why should I choose Busy Bees Training?


Our success rates are significantly higher than the national average with retention rates of over 94%. We have close links with the country’s largest childcare provider as well as a number of businesses across the UK. We offer job-specific, quality training, provided by experts who are specialists in their field.
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