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Launch of higher apprenticeship scheme

Launch of higher apprenticeships scheme

Published on 22nd September 2017

Sandwell Council has launched a higher apprenticeship programme to attract ambitious and bright young people who plan a career in local government.

Advice for students

Advice for students getting exam results this summer

Published on 26th July 2017

Students who get their exam results this summer can get advice at special sessions with experts.

Members of staff who helped at the Sandwell Careers Show

Success for Sandwell Careers Show

Published on 25th July 2017

A highly successful Sandwell Careers Show attracted more than 500 visitors anxious to talk to local employers and training providers about apprenticeship opportunities in the borough.

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Teenagers invited to Sandwell careers event

Published on 7th July 2017

Teenagers aged between 14 and 19 are invited to a careers event in Oldbury to help them decide what they want to do after school and college.

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Success at council apprenticeships event

Published on 10th March 2017

More than a hundred people signed up for apprenticeships at an event at Sandwell Council House in Oldbury yesterday (Thursday).

Sandwell Council apprentices

Sandwell celebrates National Apprenticeship Week next week with events

Published on 3rd March 2017

Sandwell will be marking National Apprenticeship Week (March 6-10) with events helping people to make their first step on the career ladder.

Apprentices at the council

Come along to event to find council apprentices

Published on 20th February 2017

Young people interested in an apprenticeship with Sandwell Council are invited to find out more at an event next month.

Jobs promise to continue

Published on 31st January 2017

Council bosses in Sandwell are set to continue its “Jobs Promise” scheme to make no compulsory redundancies for another year – after totting up more than £500,000 of savings since it was launched.

Make 2017 your new start with careers event

Published on 20th December 2016

Teenagers aged between 14 and 19 are invited to a careers event in the New Year in West Bromwich.

Activity and advice roadshow for unemployed teenagers

Published on 21st October 2016

Unemployed teenagers can get career advice and support at a fun roadshow in Oldbury and Wednesbury next week.

£51million employment boost for young adults

Published on 8th August 2016

We're very proud to be part of Black Country Impact - a £51million project to help young adults from across the Black Country into work.

Success for Sandwell apprentices

Published on 2nd September 2015

Almost 200 young people have been taken on as apprentices at Sandwell Council and local companies, thanks to a campaign to boost youth employment.

Jump Start your future event success

Published on 23rd July 2015

Large numbers of people attended Sandwell Connexions ‘Jump Start Your Future’ event at Oldbury Council House to seek information about apprenticeships, training opportunities and college courses.