Degree apprenticeships are government backed (funded) programmes. The aims of apprenticeships is to combine academic theory with practical experience in order to develop the talent and specialist skills needed to help the UK economy thrive.
Any staff member wishing to complete a programme of study funded through the apprenticeship levy must first check they are eligible. To check you are eligible for funding please complete the Apprenticeship Levy Funding Application Form or contact HR People and Organisation Development via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Funding considerations include how the programme could enhance your current role and what benefit will your participation could bring to the University. NB: You must apply for apprenticeship levy funding at least 8 weeks before your programme of study is due to start.
Details of how University staff on apprenticeship programmes and training providers should meet the 20% off-the-job training requirement for apprentices can be found below...
More information about the types of apprenticeships available can be found on the Amazing Apprenticeships webpages.
If you would like to know more, or if you have any suggestions or ideas of what we could include in our development offering, please contact us through MS Teams, email: email@example.com or 01484 47 (2799).