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    An Apprenticeship means you will work with an employer, earn a wage and learn on the job whilst gaining a qualification.

    Apprenticeships are becoming more demanding with employers wanting to recruit talented and skilled individuals within their workplace.

    Apprenticeship Vacancies

    Below is a list of our current Apprenticeship vacancies.

    Please note that to apply for an apprenticeship via the National Apprenticeship Service you must first create an account, to do this click HERE

    For any further information please contact Wigan & Leigh College's Apprenticeship Recruitment Team on 01942 761111.

    CURRENT VACANCIES

    For more details please click on the title of the apprenticeship vacancy e.g. Apprentice Office Administrator with Wigan & Leigh College 

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    Business Administration Apprentice - Allied Infrastructure 

    Location: Leigh
    Salary: £151.88 - £264.38
    Hours: 37.5
    Ref: VAC001248551
    Closing date: 30/06/17

    Allied Infrastructure Management Ltd are looking to recruit a business administration apprentice.  In this position you will provide administrative support to the team whilst working towards nationally recognised qualifications.  You will be a key member of the team and will undertake a range of duties required to provide support and ensure the smooth efficient running of the office.

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    Apprentice Cake Maker/Catering Assistant - Allies Edibles

     Location: Bolton
    Salary: £105.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001250070
    Closing date: 17/07/17

    Allies Edibles (Alan and Mary Mortimer) are looking to recruit an apprentice cake maker/catering assistant to work in their new bespoke cake making/catering business.  You will be assisting a professional cake maker in the day to day running of the business.  Dealing with customers face to face and by phone, baking and decorating cakes and preparation of various food etc.

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    Business Administration Apprentice - Arc Windows

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £150.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001250064
    Closing date: 08/07/17

    Arc Window Films Ltd are looking to recruit a Business Administration Apprentice.  The role will be varied and engaging and will cover a wide range of activities.  The main responsibility will be to assist with the smooth running of the office and helping the team when required.

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    Pre Delivery Team Advisor - Arrow XL

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per year
    Hours: 40
    Ref: VAC001248578
    Closing date: 10/07/17

    An excellent opportunity has arisen for an individual looking to further their career within Arrow XL. We are currently looking for a Pre-Delivery Team Advisor to join our team. The successful candidate will have excellent IT skills including good knowledge of excel, report to the Pre-Delivery Team Manager within a busy Support Centre environment.

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    Apprentice Engineer - Atlas Copco

    Location: Field Based Greater Manchester (North West)
    Salary: Exceeds National Minimum Wage for Apprentices
    Hours: 39
    Ref: VAC001254754
    Closing date: 07/07/17

    Studying towards a full engineering apprenticeship by successfully completing all external assessments. Working in the field with qualified service engineers in order to gain valuable on the job experience. Carrying out servicing and maintenance on customer machines, diagnosing mechanical and electrical faults. Ordering spare parts for service orders, liaising with internal teams. Performing related duties as and when required

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    Apprentice Bricklayer—B Gibson Brickwork

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £150.00
    Hours: 37.5
    Ref: VAC001233218
    Closing date: 26/06/17

    B Gibson Brickwork are looking to recruit an Apprentice Bricklayer with the ambition to become a fully qualified trades person. You will work alongside qualified bricklayers and will gain valuable skills & experience on a variety of sites. You will attend Wigan & Leigh College on day release and work towards a recognised construction qualification.

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    Electrical Installation Apprentice — CMC Electrical

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £140.00 per week
    Hours: 40
    Ref: VAC001256456
    Closing date:  20/07/17

    CMC Electrical (Carl Cunliffe) are recruiting an electrical installation apprentice to work alongside their team on site completing jobs to the required standards and deadlines, liaising with staff and customers.  Working alongside a highly skilled and qualified electrician you will learn all aspects of electrical installation and maintenance work within domestic, commercial and industrial sectors.

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    Business Administration Apprentice - Epic Risk (EPG)

    Location: Appley Bridge 
    Salary: £120.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001248914
    Closing date: 22/06/2017

    Epic Risk Management are looking to recruit a Business Administration apprentice to support the team at our offices in Appley Bridge.   Due to expansion and scaling EPIC is looking for a motivated, mature and driven apprentice to become part of its consultancy team.  Working with sectors such as professional sport, financial services, armed forces and large corporates EPIC has grown to be the top problem gambling consultancy in the UK and Ireland.

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    Business Administration Apprentice - Greenhalgh Kerr Solicitors

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £200.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001249740
    Closing date: 07/07/2017

    Greenhalgh Kerr Solicitors Ltd are looking to recruit a Business Administration apprentice to join the team.   You will carry out day to day administrative tasks to support the team such as answering the phone, filing, photocopying, opening new files and other administrative duties as required.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Hair@64

    Location: Golborne
    Salary: £122.50
    Hours: 35
    Ref: VAC001257542
    Closing date: 20/07/17

    We are looking to recruit an apprentice hairdresser for our busy salon in Golborne. We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this. You will be fully supported by the team as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in the role.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Head Management

    Location: Shevington, Wigan
    Salary: £140.00
    Hours: 40
    Ref: VAC001230699
    Closing date: 28/06/17

    Head Management has a fantastic opportunity for a Level 2 Hairdressing apprentice to join the team. We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this. You will be fully supported by the team as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in the role.

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    Apprentice Training Support — Holywell Bridgeway Care

    Location: Preston
    Salary: £122.50  per week
    Hours:  35
    Closing date:  12/07/17                Ref: Pending

    We are currently looking for an individual with health and social care experience and working in care experience to join our busy training department to provide administration support as well as develop a career within training in the Health and Social Care sector.

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     Apprentice Administrator—Impression Dental Laboratory

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £150.00
    Hours: 40
    Ref: VAC001235511
    Closing date: 30/06/17

    To assist with data input / output on our lab software system. To help facilitate smooth running of operations. To ensure completed cases are dispatched accurately. To take and make telephone calls. To be part of our team.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Johnson Hairdressing

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £105.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001235536
    Closing date: 22/06/17

    Johnson Hairdressing has a fantastic opportunity for a Hairdressing apprentice to join the team. We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this. You will be fully supported by the team as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in the role

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Kreations Hair & Beauty

    Location: Bolton
    Salary: £105.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001250066
    Closing date: 11/07/17

    We are looking to recruit an apprentice hairdresser for our busy salon in Westhoughton.  We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this.  You will be fully supported by the team as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in this role.

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    Business Administration Apprentice - Local Life

    Location: Orrell
    Salary: £150.00
    Hours: 40
    Ref: VAC001249763
    Closing date: 05/08/17

    Providing business administrative support to the busy  accounts department within the organisation. This will include answering calls and emails, data entry onto internal account system and booking in system. Use of Excel spread sheets for reporting purposes.

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    Business Administration Apprentice—Local Mobility

    Location:  Leigh
    Salary: £127.75 per week
    Hours:  36.5
    Ref: VAC001223660
    Closing date: 30/06/17

    Local Mobility UK are looking to recruit a Business Administration apprentice, your will assist with customer queries, offer no obligation product advice and give the highest possible level of customer service that is second to none. You will complete this by providing excellent service to customers in the showroom, over the phone or via email

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    Apprentice Administrator MJ McCaul Build Ltd

    Location: Astley
    Salary: £122.50
    Hours: 35
    Ref: VAC001228733
    Closing date: 06/07/17

    Due to increasing demand within the business we are looking for an apprentice administrator.  This role will include a variety of tasks and will require someone ideally with an interest in developing their admin and organizational skills in a busy, often hectic office.

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    Apprentice Care Assistant - Morvern Care

    Location:  Blackpool
    Salary:  £122.50
    Hours:  35
    Ref: VAC001251162
    Closing date: 12/07/17

    We are looking to recruit an Apprentice Care Assistant to join our excellent team to provide the highest standards of care to our residents – reporting into the senior care management team.  We expect any carer who is invited to join Morvern Care Centre to be able to work to a very high standard. We offer excellent opportunities, training, and 24-hour support. 

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Nutters Hair Company

    Location: Ashton in Makerfield
    Salary: £122.50
    Hours: 35
    Ref: VAC001257573
    Closing date: 10/07/17

    We are looking to recruit an apprentice hairdresser for our busy salon in Ashton in Makerfield. We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this. You will be fully supported by the team as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in the role.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Obsession Hair Design

    Location: Leigh
    Salary: £105.00
    Hours: 30
    Ref: VAC001227743
    Closing date: 23/06/17

    Obsession Hair Design has a fantastic opportunity for a Level 2 Hairdressing apprentice to join the team. We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this. This vacancy would suit a school leaver

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    Apprentice Receptionist - Office Bay

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £175.00
    Hours: 35
    Ref: VAC001249783
    Closing date: 29/06/17

    Office Bay Ltd are looking to recruit an Apprentice Receptionist to join the team.  This is a front of house customer service role in which you will assist the team to provide support for our clients and visitors.

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    Apprentice Catering Assistant - Old Bank Coffee House (Church Street Catering Ltd)

    Location: Orrell
    Salary: £15,0000 - £20,000 a year
    Hours: 33
    Ref: VAC001249811
    Closing date: 06/07/17

    This role is highly important to the development of our coffee shop. We are looking for an individual to be able to deliver the levels of quality and work on own initiative as well as under pressure in busy periods.  There will be an amazing opportunity to develop and progress for the right candidate and you will be responsible for all food production and hygiene and planning and even designing of menu along with the management team.

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    Apprentice Administrator/Social Media Assistant - PA Hull & Co

    Location: Hindley
    Salary: £ 140.00 per week
    Hours:  40
    Ref:  VAC001249886
    Closing date: 10/07/17

    Due to an internal progression PA Hull and Co are currently looking for an Administrator and Social Media Assistant for their busy offices in Wigan. The position will be split between the administration duties to support the accountants practice as well as managing activity across the multiple social media sites.

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    Payroll Administration Apprentice—PAYE People Ltd (EKW Group)

    Location: Westhoughton
    Salary: £122.50
    Hours: 35
    Ref: VAC001246664
    Closing date: 29/06/17

    A fantastic opportunity to provide administrative support to the Payroll administration service within an expanding company. It involves communicating with internal clients at all levels.

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    Apprentice Trainee Accountant - Philip Martin Ltd

    Location: Tyldesley
    Salary: £131.25
    Hours: 37.5
    Ref: VAC001257855
    Closing date: 13/07/17

    Philip Martin Ltd are looking to recruit a Trainee Accountant.  You will work as part of a small team and be involved in preparation of accounting information, bookkeeping, payroll administration, VAT returns, companies house returns, self-assessment returns etc. You will provide administrative support to the team as required

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    Apprentice Chef —Plough & Harrow

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £148.75
    Hours:  42.5
    Ref: VAC001255074
    Closing date: 30/06/17

    PB Plumbing and Heating are looking to recruit an Apprentice Plumber who has the desire to become a fully qualified Plumber. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business and to work along qualified Plumbers who will support you as you gain experience in the trade and achieve your Plumbing qualifications.

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    Business Administraiton Apprentice - React Services Ltd

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £129.60 - £225.60
    Hours:  32
    Ref: VAC001256603
    Closing date: 14/07/17

    React Services UK Ltd have an opportunity for a Business Administration Apprentice to join the team. This is a varied role which will allow you to learn all aspects of an exciting/interesting business.

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    Apprentice Project Co-ordinator—RPA Dental Equipment

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £140.00 per week (Hours: 40)
    Ref:  VAC001249904
    Closing date: 10/07/17

    We are seeking an adaptable and enthusiastic Apprentice Project Coordinator to join our team to assist with projects across the business. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop a career in project management and work for a market leader within their field.

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    Apprentice Plasterer — RPH Plastering

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £122.50 per week  (Hours: 42.5)
    Ref:  VAC001248679
    Closing date: 06/07/17

    As an apprentice plasterer you will be on site with the managers carrying out work to the specifications of the job to the relevant high quality that our customers are accustomed to.

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    Apprentice Fabricator - Severfield

    Location: Lostock
    Salary: £195.00 per week
    Hours:  39-45
    Ref: VAC001258458
    Closing date: 07/07/17

    Severfield (UK) Ltd are looking to recruit x 5 Fabrication apprentices to be based at their site in Lostock, Bolton. This is an excellent opportunity to join an apprenticeship programme which offers a clear progression route to become a fully qualified Fabricator/Welder.

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    Apprentice Maintenance Engineer - Severfield

    Location: Lostock
    Salary: £195.00 per week
    Hours:  39-45
    Ref:VAC001258466
    Closing date: 07/07/17

    Maintenance engineers support the business by ensuring that the machinery is serviced and repaired as necessary.  The machinery involved ranges from overhead cranes to shot blasters, saws, drills and weld kits.   As an apprentice maintenance engineer, you will as part of a team, undertaking both mechanical and electrical work on both an ad hoc basis and also as part of the company’s preventative maintenance programme.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser—Thomas Herbert Hairdressers

    Location: Westhoughton
    Salary: £122.50 per week   Hours: 38.5
    RefPending
    Closing date: 07/07/17

    Thomas Herbert has a fantastic opportunity for a Level 2 Hairdressing apprentice to join the team.  We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this.  You will be fully supported by the team at Thomas Herbert as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in the role.   Please email your CV to applications@wigan-leigh.ac.uk to apply for this role.

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    Apprentice Electrical Engineer with Total Polyfilm (Holdings) Ltd

    Location: Bamber Bridge
    Salary: £140.00
    Hours:  40
    Ref: VAC001225009
    Closing date: 30/06/17

    Total Polyfilm have an exciting opportunity for someone to take a step onto the career ladder with the aim of becoming a fully qualified Electrical Engineer. This position will enable you to work alongside fully qualified Engineers whilst gaining valuable onsite experience as you study towards nationally recognised Engineering qualifications.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Urban Hair & Nails

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £122.50
    Hours: 35
    Ref: VAC001257864
    Closing date: 14/07/17

    Urban Hair & Nails Studio has a fantastic opportunity for 2 Level 2 Hairdressing apprentices to join the team. We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this.

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    Apprentice Hairdresser with Vivid House

    Location: Billinge
    Salary: £40.00
    Hours: 40
    Ref: VAC001254086
    Closing date: 30/06/17

    Vivid House has a fantastic opportunity for a Level 2 Hairdressing apprentice to join the team.  We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to become a fully qualified hairdresser and is prepared to put in the hard work to achieve this.  You will be fully supported by the team at Vivid House as you gain knowledge, skills and experience in the role.  In addition you will be supported by Wigan & Leigh College to work towards nationally recognised hairdressing qualifications.

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    LRC Facilitator Apprentice—Wigan College Parsons Walk

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £129.50 per week    Hours:  37
    Ref: VAC001197397
    Closing date: 27/06/17

    We are looking for an Apprentice to provide effective professional service to users of our Learning Resource Centre, the service to staff and students in the use of information technology to positively impact on teaching and learning and the provision of effective support for systems and related technological services outside the classroom.

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    Estates Team Apprentice - Wigan College Parsons Walk

    Location: Wigan
    Salary: £129.50 per week    Hours:  37
    Ref: VAC001253394
    Closing date: 27/06/17

    Our Estates Team is looking for an Apprentice to work on the administrative duties that support the wider team. The postholder will be required to provide and deliver proactive and excellent customer care and service to all internal and external stakeholders.

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    If you need further information regarding any of our Apprenticeship vacancies or support with your application please contact our Business Services team on 01942 761104.  

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