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THE FACTS

THERE’S LOTS OF INFORMATION ABOUT DEGREE APPRENTICESHIPS OUT THERE. OUR FACTS HELP YOU GET STRAIGHT TO THE POINT. 

THE BENEFITS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

  • Develop the talent you need for your business
  • Fill higher-level skills gap
  • Attract high-calibre staff
  • Train the way your business works
  • Clear progression routes
  • Improve staff retention

HOW DEGREE APPRENTICESHIPS WORK

  • You employ your apprentice
  • Can be a new recruit or an existing employee
  • Typically four-year apprenticeship
  • Apprentices gain professional skills on the job
  • Apprentices study for a degree at the University of Chichester
  • Day release over three 10-week terms a year
  • University handles administration relating to training
  • Employer handles administration relating to human resources

WHAT ABOUT MONEY?

  • If you pay the Apprenticeship Levy, the apprentice's tuition fees are paid from your Digital Account
  • If you do not pay the Apprenticeship Levy, the apprentice's tuition fees will be joint-funded by your business and the Education and Skills Funding Agency
  • Additional professional accreditation charges may apply
  • Apprenticeship is a full-time, salaried position
  • Apprentice is eligible for employee benefits
  • Apprentice is not eligible for a student loan
  • Additional financial incentives are available to employers 

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