Apprenticeships in detail

If you are over 16, either a school leaver or someone looking to advance their career, an apprenticeship may be the route that you should take to achieve your career goals.

An apprenticeship enables you to train ‘on the job’, so you can ‘earn while you learn’ and accrue industry recognised qualifications as you go, as well as the skills and knowledge employers (and parents) demand.

Available Apprenticeships

Intermediate (Level 2)

Level 2 practical based qualification and the development of functional skills at level 1 in Maths & English and if relevant ICT. There may also be a relevant knowledge-based qualification if the framework requires it.

Advanced (Level 3)

Level 3 practical based qualification and the development of functional skills at level 2 in Maths & English and if relevant ICT. There may also be a relevant knowledge-based qualification if the framework requires it.

Higher (Level 4 and above)

Level 5 practical based qualification and the development of functional skills at level 2 in Maths & English and if relevant ICT. There may also be a relevant knowledge-based qualification if the framework requires it.

Apprenticeships currently available:

Team Leading and Management

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For those who already work within the Early Years sector and are wanting to develop their skills further to progress as a senior practitioner, room manager, or even a deputy or finally a nursery manager, a Team Leading and Management Apprenticeship is definitely the right next move for you.

Management information

Higher Level Apprenticeship in Management information

Early Years-Children and Young People's Workforce

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If you are interested in working with babies and young children under 5 then a ‘Children and Young People’s Workforce apprenticeship may be for you. This course offers a great opportunity for school leavers who are looking to embark upon a career within the Early Year’s sector, as well as those who already work in the sector but are looking to develop their skills and gain a recognised qualification to learn whilst earning a salary.

Children and Young People's Workforce Information

 

Business Administration 

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These apprenticeship qualifications are ideal for anyone working in a customer facing or administrative support role within a care setting.


The Apprenticeship qualifications offer a wide range of available units so can be completely tailored to your role; Busy Bees are experts in the care sector and our qualifications are created to be completely relevant to your role.


By completing a Business Administration apprenticeship you will gain all the skills you need to be a vital and reliable member of the team.


Business Administration Apprenticeship information

 

Health and Social Care (Adults)

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If you work, or would like to start a career within the adult care sector, then an Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care is the right choice for you.


These Apprenticeship qualifications are relevant to those with a career in the following sectors:
· Elderly Care
· Mental Health
· Dementia
· Learning Disabilities
· General Health Care

Health and Social Care Apprenticeships information.


If you are working in a Management role within a Health and Social Care setting, please click here for more information on the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services (England) (QCF) we offer.

 

 

Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading (QCF)

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The Level 2 Diploma in Team Leading (QCF) has been designed for those who have responsibility for the work of others as a team leader.

It is suitable if you are entering a management role, or if you have the ability and the opportunity to demonstrate recognisable management and leadership skills, for example, providing leadership for a team, encouraging innovation, allocating and checking work.

This qualification recognises the skills and competencies in the workplace and provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate the skills and knowledge needed for a career in management and leadership. The units encompass a broad range of competencies from the management and leadership sector.

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These apprenticeship qualifications are ideal for anyone working in a customer facing or administrative support role within a care setting.

The Apprenticeship qualifications offer a wide range of available units so can be completely tailored to your role; Busy Bees are experts in the care sector and our qualifications are created to be completely relevant to your role.

By completing a Business Administration apprenticeship you will gain all the skills you need to be a vital and reliable member of the team. 

Please click here for more information on the Business Administration Apprenticeships available. 

Apprenticeships currently available:

Playwork

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If you are currently working with children in a ‘play work’ setting, such as a ‘before and after school club’ or play scheme, and are looking to enhance your skills, a Play Work Apprenticeship could provide the right steps for you. This Apprenticeship is also available to school leavers interested in developing a career in this area.

Playwork apprenticeships information

 

Catering


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If you are a school leaver, interested in creating nutritious and delicious menus and daily meals for children, then this could be the right apprenticeship for you. - Current nursery kitchen staff can also access the course.

Catering Apprenticeship information

 

 

Customer Service

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These apprenticeship qualifications are ideal for anyone working in a role that is primarily customer service based.


The Apprenticeship qualifications offer a wide range of available units so can be completely tailored to your role; Busy Bees are experts in the care sector and our qualifications are created to be completely relevant to your role.


By completing a Customer Service Apprenticeship you will gain all the skills you need to be a vital and reliable member of the team.

 Customer Service Apprenticeship Information.

 

 

Residential Childcare and Children's Services

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If you are currently working within the children and young people in a residential care environment and are looking to enhance and develop your skills then the level 3 Diploma for Residential Childcare could be the next step for you. If you want to progress your career into management of a residential care home then we also offer the level 5 Diploma In Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare.

Residential Childcare Information

 

Teaching Assistants (Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools)

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If you work within a school setting, supporting children in their learning in the classroom a Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Apprenticeship is for you.


A wide range of optional units are available to ensure that the programme is tailored to your role.
Busy Bees Training Academy offers Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools at both Intermediate (Level 2) and Advanced (Level 3).


Teaching Assistant Information