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The National Apprenticeship Service (NAS) is part of the Skills Funding Agency, which forms part of the Government’s Department for Business Innovation and Skills.

The website for NAS provides useful information on all elements of apprenticeships; for employers, apprentices and parents. Please click here to visit their page: or call 08000 150 600


Apprenticeship Levels

There are three levels of Apprenticeship available:

  • 1 – Intermediate Level Apprenticeships: equivalent to 5 GCSE’s A*-C
  • 2 – Advanced Level Apprenticeships: equivalent to 2 A-levels
  • 3 – Higher Apprenticeships: equivalent to foundation/1st level degree


Are you a small to medium employer or a large employer

For small and medium sized employers (under 250 employees), our specialist small business support team provides a responsive and customer focused web and telephone service which offers a high quality, tailored experience to each employer.
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For larger employers (250+ employees), our employer account managers offer dedicated and personalised support, to meet the specific training and recruitment needs of each employer. They offer impartial advice on whole workforce development strategies which can include a direct grant arrangement.
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Advertise your vacancies online

Apprenticeship vacancies is the official job site for Apprenticeships in England and is managed by the National Apprenticeship Service. The system enables quality vacancies from employers like you to be viewed and applied for nationally by thousands of candidates that register onto our system, making it easy for you to attract and recruit apprentices.


Employer Incentive (AGE 16-24): Click here for more info on grants available:


To discuss your eligibility:

Complete the online web enquiry form or call the National Apprenticeship Service on 08000 150 600; An adviser from the National Apprenticeship Service will contact you to discuss the support available in more detail