Solihull College & University Centre

Education & Business: Working in Partnership

Apprenticeships with Solihull College & University Centre.

Hiring an apprentice is a cost effective and highly beneficial way of attracting new people into your organisation as well as supporting and upskilling your current employees. Our recruitment team have a wealth of industry knowledge and experience, allowing us to work closely with employers to ensure they receive candidates of the very highest calibre.

With over 1,500 apprentices currently in over 750 businesses and with over 40 apprenticeship frameworks from Level 2 to Level 5, we have all the tools and experience necessary to help your organisation. We can even develop frameworks designed specifically to fit your organisation’s needs.

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Looking to employ an apprentice?

‘The Apprentice’ comes to Solihull College & University Centre

Stars of 'The Apprentice' visited Solihull College & University Centre recently to try and convince Principal John Callaghan why they should be an apprentice - but who did he choose?

Martin Lewis discusses apprenticeships with Solihull College & University Centre

Money Saving Expert Martin Lewis explains what's so great about apprenticeships - from both the employer's and apprentice's perspective.

Looking to employ an apprentice?

Find out from a range of employers just why employing an apprentice could be a great move for your business!

News Updates

Apprenticeship Levy

The Chancellor’s latest Autumn Statement outlined some notable changes to the way apprenticeships in England are funded.

At Solihull College & University Centre, we believe that the levy has the potential to dramatically change the apprenticeship landscape. For the full details of the levy take a look at our Employer Guide: Apprenticeship Levy.

Changes to National Insurance Contributions

From 6 April 2016, if you employ an apprentice you may not need to pay employer national insurance contributions. Find out the full details at the website.

Benefits of apprenticeships to employers

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