Aspire Education
  • Imperial House
    Hornby Street
    BL9 5BN
Aspire Education are a training provider dedicated to nurturing the skills and aspirations of people across the UK by creating opportunities and meaningful employment. This local business help all learners reach their full potential and inspire others to do the same.

Aspire Education Academy Ltd (Aspire) offer the excellent opportunity to take on a new apprentice.  Aspire will provide assistance in the recruitment of the perfect person, nurture their skills and mould that person into the ideal employee to help you 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 company or school. 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 excellent 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 schools that 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. Apprenticeships can be delivered to absolutely anyone, regardless of their employment type, right up to director level.

The current apprenticeships available are: 

  • Business administration
  • Management 
  • Teaching and learning levels 2 & 3
  • Teaching and learning P.E level 3
  • Management level 5


Benefits of Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are beneficial for schools and can improve an employees knowledge, skills and behaviours by:

  • Reducing the cost of training and recruitment
  • Increasing employee productivity
  • Improving customer service, therefore increasing client satisfaction
  • Providing a financial return on investment
  • Developing a qualified workforce
  • Increasing employee motivation

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. 

Financial Gain

Businesses could benefit financially from hiring an apprentice.  A business which employs an apprentice 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.  

Employability skills and learning through Aspire2Work 

Aspire to work offers a development programme to
support candidates into returning to the workplace.
The 3-6 week course provides transferable skills which will enhance the opportunity for the learners ability to gain meaningful employment. 

  • Courses take place between 9am and 4pm and cover NVQ Level 2 in Health related Activity Leadership
  • BTEC Level 2 in Work Skills
  • First Aid at work
  • Safeguarding Children and Adults Certificate 

Courses are engaging and fun but also incredibly supportive. You'll cover everything from activity sessions built around learning, to practice interviews.
Find out more via the website - links to the right. 

Job opportunities

Aspire are always looking for candidates to place into apprenticeships.  If you are looking for a new job or career in education, please get in touch or forward your C.V to

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.

Contact Aspire

Imperial House
Hornby Street

07756 228910
0161 452 3682  

For more information on Aspire, visit their website using the link at the top of the page.

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In March 2017
Stephen B said

Aspire area lovely company for people of all ages out of work on different subjects and first aid courses. A great course to be on.