Aspire Education Academy Ltd (Aspire) offer the opportunity for growing businesses to take on a new apprentice. Aspire will provide assistance in the recruitment of the perfect person for your business, nurture their skills and mould that person into the ideal employee to help your business build for the future.
This local training provider also offer training for current employees. With the help of Aspire, you will empower them to learn new skills and knowledge, which will improve your business. Training also helps increase the morale of your workforce. It shows that you care; not only about the future of the organisation, but also the future of the individuals that work for you.
Qualifications require just a 10% contribution in costs so as an example a training qualification of £2,500 would cost you just £250. This can be split over a number of months.
The training and learning programmes are flexible and designed around the learners’ and employers’ needs. Aspire is highly praised by external associations such as Matrix; citing learner loyalty, having a positive impact on learners’ lives, empowering learners’, as well as Co-operative Partnership’s working and sharing of best practice.
These are evidence of Aspire's capability and commitment to improving the lives and employment prospects of learners. This commitment to their learners ultimately benefits the businesses Aspire work with.
Schools are a specialist are of expertise and Aspire deliver a range of training encompassing this. Training includes level 3 teaching assistants qualifications as well as business admin, team building and management up to level 5.
Apprenticeships are providing individuals with the skills needed for employment in a workplace environment.
As part of an apprenticeship, Aspire offer continuous guidance and support by hosting learner training sessions once a month and a workplace visit every two weeks.
An apprentice will usually work around 30 hours per week but it is dependent upon the course/training programme and the needs of the employer. Learners will also receive a wage from an apprenticeship.
Apprenticeships from Aspire are open to anyone over the age of 16, as long as they have lived in the UK for 3+ years, are employed for 30+ hours a week and are earning a minimum of £3.50 per hour. Minimum wage is applied in year two. Apprentices must not hold any qualification higher than NVQ Level 4, however, training can now be offered to those at director level.
The current apprenticeships available are:
Benefits of Apprenticeships
Apprenticeships are beneficial for businesses and can increase growth by:
Apprenticeships are currently used in over 160,000 workplaces and are helping aid a shortage in skills throughout England. Businesses of all sizes and from all trades in England can hire apprenticeships.
Businesses could benefit financially from hiring an apprentice. A business which employs an apprentice between 16-18 years old will qualify for £1,000 of funding.
Hiring an apprentice can also increase your business's net earnings as it will reduce recruitment and overall training costs. This means that training an apprentice is usually much more cost effective than hiring skilled staff.
Training an apprentice or current member of staff also means that you can develop the skills necessary for your firm and one which can be utilised in the future.
Apprentices understand the investment and opportunity that you, as a business, have presented them with. This is why they are usually enthusiastic and motivated. They want to train and are dedicated to learning a new skill in a specific career.
Aspire are always looking for 16-23 year old's to place in apprenticeships. If you are looking for a new job or career please get in touch or forward your C.V to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aspire are always on the lookout for enthusiastic tutors to join their expanding team. You can keep up-to-date with Aspire by visiting their Facebook page or Twitter feed to the right of this feature.
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For more information on Aspire, visit their website using the link at the top of the page.
Jamie showed a great ability to work with our clients to encourage and motivate them to do the Aspire course. He was very professional in his approach.
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