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Traineeships are designed to prepare students for a future career, by helping them to get ready for the world of work and improving their chances of getting an Apprenticeship or other job.

Traineeships last anything from six weeks to a maximum of six months with the content tailored to individual needs, including:

Work preparation training.

English and maths support (except those students who have gained A*- C) to help give  the literacy and numeracy skills needed for the workplace.

Meaningful work experience which provides insight and experience of the world of work and makes students more attractive to potential employers.

Click on this link to find out more about Traineeships

Traineeships - Opportunities 


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Hart will be at the Job Centre in Cambridge from:

Monday, 15th May 2017 until Friday,19th May 2017 - pop along to find out more about their Traineeships.

Job Centre - Henry Giles House, 73-79 Chesterton Road, Cambridge, CB4 3BQ

The next Traineeship is starting in Cambridge on the 12th June 2017

  • our traineeship is a 8 week programme which gives you everything you will need to start your career in a range of different industries.
  • our training programme has been developed with local and national employers to ensure it focusses on the skills, attitudes and behaviours employers look for. as well as developing these key skills, you will work towards 2 nationally recognised qualifications; city and guilds Level 1 business and administration, and Level 1 customer service. you’ll also get help with your maths and english if you need it.
  • once you are ready, we’ll work with you to match you with an employer who can offer you a 5 week work experience placement which is suited to your skills and goals. we have a range of employers involved in the programme and all are committed to supporting people like you to kick start your career.
  • at the end of your placement they will give you a proper interview – where you can show off all your new skills, and hopefully get a job.
  • If you don’t secure a job, we will continue to support you in looking and applying for roles including hundreds of apprenticeships we are recruiting for!

For more information visit our website: or email us at:

Get the latest information by downloading a copy of the Hart Traineeship Flyer



Traineeships at Cambridge Regional College

12 weeks, 5 days per week  9.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m. (typically) Work Placement hours to be arranged by employer and student

For 16 to 24 year olds who:

  • Are currently not in a job, has little work experience, but who are focused on work or the prospects of it. (I believe people can be working less than 16 hour)
  • 16-19 and qualified below Level 3 or 19-24 and have not yet achieved a full level 2
  • Need to pass a pre-screening Maths & English test at a minimum of Entry Level 3.

Outline of activities

  • 8 weeks unpaid work experience 100 – 240 hours with an employer
  • Level 1 Award in Employability Skills & on-going Employability Training
  • Health & Safety at Work Training
  • Customer Service & Telephone Techniques
  • First Aid at Work Training
  • Maths & English
  • Development of personal, professional and social skills: e.g: netiquette
  • Team working activities
  • Impartial careers guidance – access to subject specific assessors and faculty staff.

Qualification/certificate available: Level 1 Employability, Maths and English

Transport to college paid for by CRC if needed. JCP advisers may offer help with additional costs.

For more information contact: or

If you would like to know more about the Traineeship programme including whether it is suitable for you why not come along to one of our Group Information Sessions. Contact the Traineeship Team on 01223 418778 or email

Traineeships at The College of Animal Welfare - Godmanchester

Kickstart your career!

Are you aged 16 - 18 and haven’t achieved a level 3 quali ca on? 
Struggling to gain the experience you need to work with animals? 
The CAW Traineeship Programme could be just what you need! 
Apply for this 10 week programme today! 
What is a Traineeship? 
A traineeship is a work experience programme that prepares you for employment. The programme lasts 10 weeks and consists of three elements: 
  • Work preparation training
  • Work experience 
  • Maths and English
Who can take part?* 
You can take part if you:
  • Are aged 16- 18 on 31 August 2016 OR aged 16- 24 and have an EHC plan
  • Are unemployed with little work experience
  • Eligible to work in England

What’s in it for me?

Gain valuable work experience whilst learning how to further improve your career prospects. Discover how to improve your CV and gain confidence in interview techniques to help you bag your dream job!

What is expected of me? 
All you need is the right attitude and an enthusiam to learn. Attendance levels over 90% are a must to achieve your certificate of completion. 
Want to find out more or apply? Contact us on 01480 422060 or visit


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