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We know this year is different for those receiving results, and it’s normal to feel a bit worried. To help you to explore the best pathway for you, the National Careers Service will be offering support with your next steps after receiving your results via their website as well as their Exam Results Helpline. The National Careers Service has professional careers advisers available to provide free, impartial advice and guidance on the different choices available, from traditional academic paths to

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Each month, we highlight a new apprenticeship on offer and dive into why it could be the top choice for you. Today, we take to the seas and look at the boatmaster level 3 apprenticeship. Working in the marine industry as a boatmaster, you’ll learn to navigate vessels through busy and highly challenging waterways. There are plenty of opportunities to develop your role once qualified: you could be the captain of a single vessel tourist boat or work for a

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If your favourite subject is business studies and you consider yourself to be management material, why not start your career path with a relevant apprenticeship? A career using business studies will equip you with plenty of essential skills, including data evaluation, understanding key business functions such as HR and finance, management skills, the ability to communicate and problem solve effectively, and to gain an understanding of how organisations operate. There are a wide range of careers and locations to explore

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Apprenticeships vacancies are available across England and in a variety of industries and sectors. Take a look at our top picks to apply for in July and begin your career search today.   Travel consultant Company: Hays Travel Location: York Expected duration: 24 months Annual wage: £8,415 Details: This apprenticeship is perfect to develop your passion for travel as you work towards a level 3 travel consultant apprenticeship. You’ll learn how to adapt to working within a fast paced sales

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It’s OK not to feel OK and there is help out there for apprentices who are struggling to cope   Life can seem overwhelming at the moment and starting a new apprenticeship can be harder to cope with because of the pandemic and the events of 2020 and 2021. Whether you’re feeling sad or hopeless, have problems with your friends or family, feel anxious about the future, have trouble sleeping or are struggling to concentrate or control your behaviour, remember,

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Each month, we highlight a new apprenticeship on offer and dive into why it could be the top choice for you. Today, we enter the digital world and look at the digital user experience professional level 6 degree apprenticeship. As a digital user experience (UX) professional, you’ll investigate, analyse and design the experience that people have with digital products and services, both current and emerging, in order to find ways that these interactions can be improved over time. You could

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If your favourite subject is ICT and you consider yourself a true gamer, why not use your talents within your career as there is a broad range of apprenticeships available to you. A career using ICT will equip you with plenty of essential skills, from evaluating data, design, attention to detail, teamwork and the ability to communicate and problem solve effectively. There are a wide range of careers and locations to explore in this sector, from the more traditional coding

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Apprenticeships vacancies are available across England and in a variety of industries and sectors. Take a look at our top picks to apply for in July and begin your career search today.   Horticulture apprentice Company: Oak Tree Landscapes Location: Winchester Expected duration: 24 months Annual wage: £13,500 Details: If you love beautiful gardens and being outdoors, you might want to consider this level 2 apprenticeship. You’ll be involved in all areas of garden maintenance, including mowing, pruning, weeding, planting,

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22-year-old Lucas Withey from Bristol – named Apprentice of the Year – has been playing a key role helping to restore one of the UK’s most iconic buildings. Lucas, who is two years into his studies to become a fibrous plasterer, said he was inspired by his late grandfather. He said: “My grandfather was a very talented man and worked in a whole selection of trades and it was he who really inspired me to go down this route. “Never did

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Each month, we highlight a new apprenticeship on offer and dive into why it could be the top choice for you. Today, we enter the world of beauty and look at the advanced beauty therapist level 3 apprenticeship. An advanced beauty therapist can be employed within the beauty industry, travel, leisure and health sectors, in a variety of salons, spas and aesthetic environments. In this role, you’ll provide, design and implement bespoke treatment plans. These treatments range from manual therapies

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