Entries are now open for the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards 2019
The Scottish Apprenticeship Awards brings together apprentices, employers and training providers from all over Scotland to celebrate the contribution apprenticeships make to the economy.
As well as recognising the achievements of Foundation, Modern and Graduate Apprentices themselves, the awards will applaud individuals who champion apprenticeships.
Employers of all sizes will also be recognised, including those who can demonstrate diversity in their recruitment of apprentices.
This year’s award categories are:
- Apprentice Ambassador of the Year
- Foundation Apprentice of the Year
- Modern Apprentice of the Year – SCQF Level 5
- Modern Apprentice of the Year – SCQF Level 6+
- Graduate Apprentice Rising Star
- Apprentice Instructor of the Year
- SME Employer of the Year
- Large Employer of the Year.
The closing date for nominations is 26 June 2019.
Want to know more about apprenticeships in social services?
We manage the modern apprenticeship frameworks for social services and healthcare and children and young people. We work with employers to develop qualification structures and apprenticeship frameworks, including modern, technical and professional levels.
To find out more about the frameworks and how to get started in your social service career visit the SSSC website.
Here you can see a short film by Sabhal Mòr Ostaig college which delivers foundation apprenticeships in social services to S5 and S6 secondary school pupils.