Apprenticeships 4 U is an independent, specialist Training provider delivering Educational, Business and Professional qualifications throughout the UK. Through our partnership with First Call Teachers we are able to provide a simple, often free, apprentice recruitment and training service for Primary and Secondary Schools who are looking to appoint high calibre apprentices.
If you are currently looking to recruit apprentices or looking at improving the skills of your current staff with any additional training please get in touch with your consultant at First Call Teachers for more information.
We are currently able to arrange the following apprenticeships:
(Fully funded qualifications available)
- Early Years Apprenticeship
- Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship
- Facilities Management
- Business Administration (for aspiring school business managers)
- Team Leading
Are you ready for the Apprenticeship Levy?
The Levy will be payable by all employers in the UK at 0.5% of pay bill and paid through PAYE alongside income tax and National Insurance. Each employer will receive one allowance of £15,000 to offset against their Levy payment. This effectively means that the Levy will only be payable on a pay bill in excess of £3 million per year. However, this does not mean that the Levy will not be payable by small schools.
There will be a connected person’s rule, similar to the Employment Allowance connected persons rule, so employers who operate multiple payrolls will only be able to claim one allowance. This also means that schools who are part of a larger group, such as a Local Authority or Multi-Academy Trust, may still be subject to the levy because the group payroll is in excess of £3 million per year.