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Traineeship Engagement


Duration 12-21 hours each week. Referrals from Careers Wales.

Course description: This course is designed for learners at any level who are not sure what they want to do for a career and/or who have certain barriers which prevent them from immediately taking part in employment or other learning. Placements are available for work experience typically in the following areas, but please talk to us if your career aim is not listed but is attainable.

·      Business administration

·      Retail

·      Customer service

·      Childcare

·      Motor vehicle

·      Construction

·      Distribution and warehousing

·      Hairdressing

Learners can receive an allowance of up to £30 a week.

Subject areas you could study

·      Essential skills at entry level

·      Confidence building

·      CV writing

·      Preparing for interview/placement

On completion/career paths:

·      Opportunities to progress onto the Level 1 strand

·      Further learning at College

·      Employment


Interested and want to know more?

Please call 01685 726130 or email wblinfo@merthyr.ac.uk


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