Apprenticeships

Finding an apprenticeship

Gov.uk apprenticeship vacancy service


Gov.uk provides an online vacancy search to help you find an apprenticeship. Its a great idea to set up an account on the site so that you don't miss out on applying for apprenticeships you are interested in.

 Create an account to:

  • apply for apprenticeships
  • get email and text alerts about new apprenticeships and your applications
  • track your applications.

Note: Most apprenticeships will be listed on the gov.uk website. However, you could also search a company or college website to check for additional vacancies.

Other ways to find an apprenticeship

Through a provider

Many local providers such as colleges and training providers will also advertise apprenticeship vacancies on their websites. You can find which providers are local to you in Find a Provider.

Looking on job vacancy sites

Another place to look can be on the big national job vacancy sites, which also include local search options.

Example sites include:

Try entering "apprentice" in the 'job title' box and your nearest town or city in the 'location' box. Some of these will allow you to upload your CV so that employers can search for you. You can also set up email alerts to your inbox when they have vacancies that match your chosen criteria such as location, job category or keywords.

Apprenticeship vacancy websites in the South of England


For apprenticeships in England you should start with the Gov.uk site's search for an apprenticeship tool.





Not Going to Uni advertises apprenticeship vacancies which you can search for by different levels and job sectors.




Careersnearhere.com is a regional website signposting to local careers and volunteering opportunities including apprenticeship vacancies. From Yate to Yeovil and from Warminster to Weston, Careersnearhere covers the whole of the Bristol & Bath postcode region. Search by career sector.    





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