Lunch and Learn: Why you should hire an apprentice for your small business

Posted: Mon 30th Jan 2023

In this Lunch and Learn, Katy Wade, learning and development manager at Bespoke HR, explains why hiring an apprentice could hugely benefit your business.

Apprenticeships are no longer just for big businesses. There are now over 500 apprenticeships available, from business support and admin assistants to dog groomers, hairdressers and therapists.

Seventy-eight per cent of employers reported productivity improving after they introduced an apprenticeship scheme to their business. If you're looking for an additional resource in your business, could an apprentice be the answer?

Key takeaways from this session:

  • How to recruit an apprentice and how an apprenticeship scheme works

  • Types of apprenticeships available and how to choose the right one for your business

  • Understand what funding is available to small businesses

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