Rewarding the brightest talent learning their trade in apprenticeships
» THIS week sees the launch our Gloucestershire Apprenticeship Awards 2019.
The campaign seeks to find the county’s best and brightest rising stars across all different industries and sectors.
It is also a chance to commend the businesses investing in fresh talent and the schemes that put apprentices on a path to success.
The campaign will culminate in an awards night at Cheltenham Racecourse.
Senior editor Rachael Sugden,said: “Putting your faith into someone who is often straight out of education, or even still in education, is a bold move but any business that has will know first hand how rewarding hiring an apprentice can be.
“Armed with a fresh perspective and a want to prove themselves, an apprentice can bring a new energy into a work team.
“Our Gloucestershire Apprenticeship Awards will not only praise those who have taken their opportunity and ran with it, but also the firms allowing young people to have these opportunities.
“If you know of a company or individual who deserves some recognition then please let us know.” The award categories are: » Apprentice of the Year in Health, Education and Care » Apprentice of the Year in Construction » Apprentice of the Year in Engineering and Manufacturing
» Apprentice of the Year in Financial and Business Services
» Apprentice of the Year in the Public and Charitable Sector
» Small Employer of the Year (one to 24 employees)
» Employer of the Year (25 to 250 employees)
» Outstanding Contribution to Apprenticeships in Gloucestershire
» Gloucestershire Apprenticeship Training Provider of the Year » Gloucestershire Apprentice of the Year » For more details about the awards or to nominate someone visit glosapprenticeshipawards.co.uk