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Help and information

We hope we have already answered many of your apprenticeship questions, but here are some more organisations and sources of information.

For potential apprentices:

Amazing apprenticeships

Everything you need to know about apprenticeships.

Careers near here

Free signposting to local talks, events and work experience. Information about different career paths, including apprenticeships.

career pilot

Shows career pathways and details of local training providers. Mostly targeted to young people.

Department for work and pensions

Government information about work, benefits and pensions. The ‘find a job’ page has job vacancy listings.

digital profile

Free online portal which matches people to jobs, including apprenticeship vacancies.

national apprenticeship service

Online apprenticeship finder, usually includes jobs from larger or national organisations.

Directory of training providers in Bristol. It also gives useful information about qualification levels and where you can find support if you have a disability or special educational needs.

wheels to work

A scheme by Travel West to help people with travel if they are looking to start, change or return to work.


For employers:

Bristol WORKS

Removes barriers to employment by linking employers to schools to offer meaningful work experience opportunities.

Business West

Not-for-profit organisation helping local businesses develop and grow.

Digital Profile

Free online portal which matches people to jobs, including apprenticeship vacancies

Writing your job adverts to appeal to a diverse audience

-        Textio: Checking language for diversity in job ads

-        Article on getting more diversity through job adverts

-        Western Training Provider Network

Membership organisation of local training providers who offer apprenticeships and other work-based training.


For education or support providers:

The careers and enterprise company

Works with schools to help them inspire young people for the world of work, including local careers programmes.

Wheels to work

A scheme by Travel West to help people with travel if they are looking to start, change or return to work.