A great way to develop your talent is through recruiting apprentices and graduates into your company. Hiring an apprentice is a productive and effective way to grow talent and develop a motivated, skilled and qualified workforce.

  • 86% of employers said apprenticeships helped them develop skills relevant to their organisation
  • 78% of employers said apprenticeships helped them improve productivity
  • 74% of employers said apprenticeships helped them improve the quality of their product or service

Source: apprenticeships.gov.uk

You may be thinking about recruiting a graduate or apprentice but not know where to start or what funding may be available to you.

Strive Development can assist you in the whole process or just part of it to suit your business requirements.

“Amanda is a brilliant Learning and Development Consultant. Also, provides invaluable support to SMEs within the construction industry, assisting with the appointment of apprentices and fulfilment of S106 responsibilities.”

Jaclyn K, HR Consultant, Chartered MCIPD

“Thank you Amanda, I am extremely grateful for what you have done for my career. You were the one that gave me the opportunity to get started in the construction industry and set me on my path. Thank you.”

Charles Bull MCIOB – Operations Director at HBS Group Southern

Work Experience Programmes

Develop a workbook and programme to suit your business so that individuals get an overview of your business and the type of roles you recruit. We can also assist in getting your programme accredited.

Apprenticeships

  • Advice and Guidance – We can give advice and guidance on apprenticeship standards, the levels, funding and training providers.
  • Recruitment – We can assist with recruitment from attraction to assessment days or interviews.
  • Onboarding – We can assist with inductions.
  • Mentoring training – We can provide awareness and mentoring training to staff on your apprenticeship programme.
  • Personal Development Training – We can provide workshops to your apprentices on topics such as personal organisation or report writing.

Graduates

  • Recruitment – We can assist with recruitment from attraction to assessment days or interviews
  • Onboarding – We can assist with inductions.
  • Professional Institution Accreditation – We can work with you to develop your graduate scheme in line with the relevant professional institution to gain accreditation.
  • Mentoring training – We can provide awareness and mentoring training to staff on your graduate programme.
  • Personal Development Training – We can provide workshops to your graduates on topics such as personal organisation or report writing.

Free Consultation

Please feel free to contact Strive Development to explore the possibilities with graduates, apprentices and work experience.