Links for Employers

Employing An Apprentice - Information from the government's national website on funding, pay and conditions and more.

Apprenticeship Funding - Guidance on changes to the way apprenticeship funding works.

Find Apprenticeship Training - Employers can search for apprenticeship training and find training providers who offer that training.

Employer Incentive Payments for Hiring an Apprentice - Employers who recruit a new apprentice between 1 August 2020 and 31 January 2021 may be eligible for up to £2000 incentive payment.

Traineeships for Employers  - Information from the government's national website on the benefits to offering traineeships and the support available. 

National Minimum Wage Rates - This site explains the National Minimum Wage laws that apply to apprentices and tells you the minimum that you need to pay.

Apprenticeship Standards - The Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education supports the development of new apprenticeship standards. You can search for all apprenticeship standards currently available and in development on this site.

Apprenticemakers - National network for apprentice employers, aiming to bring together businesses of all sizes to share ideas and ask questions about apprenticeships.

Learning & Work Institute - Offers guidance to employers who want to develop a more inclusive and accessible apprenticeship offer.  It provides practical information, sources of support and inspirational case studies of employers who have benefited from hiring and supporting apprentices from a range of backgrounds.

Coast 2 Capital Local Enterprise Partnership - The local organisation covering Brighton and West Sussex that is committed to, amongst other things, helping business access and develop the talented and skilled people that they need.

South East Local Enterprise Partnership - The local organisation covering East Sussex that is committed to, amongst other things, tackling local skills shortages.