Bolton College
Recruiting an Apprentice

Steps in Appointing an Apprentice

If you are ready to take on an apprentice, there are just a few simple steps to make this happen:

Step 1 - Complete our online enquiry form or alternatively call our Business Development Team on 01204 482 036 (during normal office hours) to register your interest.
Step 2 - You provide your company details, confirm what type of apprentice you are looking for, and/or indicate if you already have staff who need training.
Step 3 - Our Apprenticeship representative will call you to discuss your specific needs and offer solutions.
Step 4 - Start the recruitment process. Vacancies are advertised on our Apprenticeship vacancy board and via a national vacancy matching service, to encourage suitable applicants to apply.
Step 5 - Bolton College can interview and shortlist potential candidates.
Step 6 - You choose your ideal candidate(s) and then your apprentices can start.
Step 7 - Agree and sign a training plan for your Apprentice and offer ensure that they are given the flexibility to attend College.

Flexible start dates

Apprentices can start at any time throughout the year and so recruitment does not have to follow academic start dates.

What entry requirements are there?

Entry requirements are flexible. Some Apprenticeships may require a minimum level of proficiency.

Get in contact

Simply click here to complete an interest form to get started or call our Apprenticeships Team on 01204 482 036.