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Bradford College


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Here at Bradford College we have 30 years’ experience of delivering apprenticeships and working closely with employers within Bradford and the wider Leeds City Region, there are lots of reasons why Bradford College is the right choice for you. We have access to high quality training facilities, we work with approximately 700 employers and have highly qualified industry specialist staff.

You’ll mostly learn through ‘on-the-job’ training, which is exactly what it says on the tin. Working within your chosen trade, getting hands-on training from your employer, giving you skills to last a lifetime. Then there’s usually one day a week ‘off-the-job’ training in College.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are apprenticeships?

Apprenticeships give you an opportunity to learn and gain a recognised qualification while you work.

Is there an age limit?

There is no upper age limit to become an apprentice but you need to be at least 16. Some people leave school and choose to do an apprenticeship straight away, others study full-time at College for a year or two then move into working as an apprentice, you can decide on how you study that’s right for you.

Where will I work?

You will spend most of your time within your workplace and the rest of your training will be provided by the College normally on a one day a week basis, although variations can apply according to the programme.

Will I get paid?

All apprenticeships are paid a national minimum apprenticeship wage (or national minimum wage if you are aged 19+).

How long will my work week be?

You will be expected to work for a minimum of 30 hours a week, which includes the time you spend at college.

How do I become an apprentice?

To become an apprentice you will need to apply for an apprenticeship job vacancy or speak to a business and have them take you on as an apprentice. If you are already working, your employer can sponsor you to do an apprenticeship with your current role with a view to improving your skills or working towards a promotion.

How can Bradford College help me?

We can support you through this process helping you with CV writing, interview tips and speaking to your business about the benefits of employing an apprentice.

We work with hundreds of employers every year developing vacancies and helping them recruit a workforce that will boost their business.

We have a wide range of apprenticeships available and specialise in different subjects across Bradford.

Latest Vacancies

Office Administrator Apprentice


Level: Advanced

Close Date: 11th April

Start Date: 8th May

The administration assistant will be based in the main office and will undertake duties such as answering the phone and taking messages, interacting with colleagues, visitors and clients as well as filing, emailing and booking meetings/appointments.

Dental Nursing Apprentice Level 3


Level: Advanced

Close Date: 28th April

Start Date: 1st May

KS Hunjan & Associates, located in the heart of Halifax, are providing a fantastic opportunity for a hard working and determined candidate to work with their team of qualified professionals. You will assist the dental team in the day to day running of the practice. If you are looking for an exciting career in dental nursing, then apply today.

Apprentice Site Carpenter


Level: Intermediate

Close Date: 11th April

Start Date: 12th April

We are a well established, family run building company, with over 17 years experience. undertaking all aspects of building work from ground works, extensions, house building, kitchens/bathrooms, plastering, rendering and CCTV. References and pictures of previous work is available. All work is guaranteed. We take pride in all our jobs big or small.

Dental Nursing Apprentice


Level: Advanced

Close Date: 28th April

Start Date: 1st May

Empire House Dental Surgery are looking to offer a dental nurse position in their hardworking team. They are looking for a dedicated, and enthusiastic individual to join this popular practice. You will assist the dental team in the day to day running of the practice. If you are looking for an exciting career in dental nursing, then apply today.

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