Camden Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships for 16-24 year olds

Camden Apprenticeships can support you in getting an apprenticeship if you:

  • are a Camden resident or former Camden secondary school student
  • are aged 16 to 24-years-old
  • do not have a degree or Level 4 qualification

We can offer you:

  • information, advice and guidance to find out your interests and help you choose the right job
  • pre and post employment support, offering recruitment advice which effectively matches your skills to the job

You can apply for as many jobs as you like!

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Current apprenticeships in Camden for 16-24 year olds only

Current apprenticeship vacancies across London:


Rent London Flat is recruiting a Property and Lettings Administrator Apprentice

Rent London Flat is offering an exciting opportunity to a 16 to 24-year-old Camden resident or Camden school leaver (who is eligible to work in the UK) to become a Property and Lettings Administrator Apprentice and to gain a Level 2 in Residential Property Letting & Management.

•    Salary: Week 1-12 - £112.50 per week (Additional £50 towards travel)
                  Week 13-25 - £136 per week (Additional £50 towards travel)
                  Week 26-39 - £156 per week (Additional £50 towards travel)
                  Week 39-51 - £183 per week (Additional £50 towards travel)
                  Week 52 - £200 per week (Additional £50 towards travel)
•    Hours: 40 hours per week (Monday-Friday with 1 hour lunch break)
•    Based: In Brentford branch until Camden branch has opened
•    Contract length: 12 months (with possibility to becoming permanent depending on performance
•    Qualification you will study towards achieving: Level 2 in Residential Property Letting & Management
•    Application deadline: Midnight, Wednesday 2nd March 2016
•    Selection Day: Thursday 10th March at 10.00am
•    Employer Interviews: Week commencing 14th March 2016
•    Start date: Late March/early April 2016

The apprenticeship opportunity for a property & lettings administrator will provide training and hands on experience with residential property management and lettings related administration. This involves ensuring properties under management are sensibly maintained and are keeping within minimum legal requirements. It also means liaising with tenants and suppliers when maintenance issues arise to resolve any reported issues. This will require you to meet tenants and suppliers from time to time. There are a wide range of administration tasks from accounting to marketing and tenant liaison duties. You will also be required to travel out of office to visit properties from time to time.

To apply:

Read the job description carefully. Then send your CV along with a covering letter or email demonstrating your suitability for the role to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk using the subject heading ‘Rent London Flat’ by midnight on Wednesday 2nd March 2016.


The Postal Museum is recruiting an Apprentice Archive and Reception Assistant

The Postal Museum (formerly known as The British Postal Museum & Archive) founded in 2004, is the leading national resource for all aspects of British Postal heritage. It cares for the visual, physical and written records of over 400 years of innovation and service illuminating the fascinating story of British postal communications. They are offering an opportunity to a 16 – 24 year old to become an Apprentice Archive and Reception Assistant.

•    Salary: £16,000 per year
•    Hours: 36 hours per week
•    Based: Central London
•    Contract length: 12 months
•    Apprenticeship: EDI Level 2 Certificate in Libraries, Archives and Information Services
•    Based: Central London
•    Closing date for applications: 9am Monday 29th February 2016

You must have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s in English, Maths and ICT or A – Levels.

You will be acting as first point of contact for members of the public coming to the Postal Museum and will assist them with research into the archive tours and events.  You will also assist the archive record management team of the public records and search room department.

To apply:

Please complete the Postal Museum APPLICATION FORM and DIVERSITY MONITORING FORM. Then send this to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk  by 9am on Monday 29th February 2016. Please ensure you use the subject heading ‘The Postal Museum’ in your email subject title heading.


Primrose Dental Practice is recruiting an Apprentice Receptionist / Dental Nurse

Primrose Dental is a well-established private dental practice offering general dentistry along with implants and homeopathy. They are offering an opportunity to become Apprentice Receptionist / Dental Nurse.

•    Salary: £200 per week
•    Hours: Monday- Friday, 9.00am – 5.30pm Once a week working 10.00am – 7.00pm
•    Contract length: 12 months
•    Apprenticeship: Level 2 in Business Administration
•    Based: Regents Park
•    Closing date for applications: This post will close when the vacancy is filled

The post of Receptionist / Dental Nurse is to carry out nursing duties throughout the practice, assist with reception, to carry out any clerical duties as required and perform such tasks as reasonably requested by the Practice Manager.

To apply:

Read the vacancy description carefully. Then send your CV along with a covering letter or email demonstrating your suitability for the role to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk as soon as possible. Please ensure you use the subject heading ‘Primrose Dental Practice’ in your email subject title heading.


Toddlers Inn Nursery School are recruiting a Nursery Apprentice

Toddlers Inn Nursery is an established family run Nursery School which has been operating since 1971 and is based in St Johns Wood. They are offering an opportunity to become a Nursery Apprentice.

•    Salary: £163.00 per week
•    Hours: 8:30am - 4:00pm 37.5 hours (Monday – Friday)
•    Contract length: 12 months
•    Apprenticeship: Level 2 in Childcare
•    Based: St Johns Wood
•    Closing date for applications: This role will close as soon as it field

The successful candidate will assist and be mentored by the Key Teachers in all the age groups between 2 - 5yrs that attend the nursery. You will also be subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance. If wanting to progress to the level 3 apprenticeship, you MUST have GCSE’s in English and Maths at grade C or above. If you don’t have these you will be able to do the level 2 apprenticeship qualification. You MUST provide evidence of GCSEs through certificates.

To apply:

Read the vacancy description carefully. Then send your CV along with a covering letter or email demonstrating your suitability for the role to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk  as soon as possible. Please ensure you use the subject heading ‘Toddlers Inn’ in your email subject title heading.


Broadgate Estates are recruiting a Credit Control Assistant Apprentice

We have an exciting opportunity for you to train, earn and learn. Broadgate Estates is offering a 12 or 18 month contract to a 16 to 24 year old Camden resident or former Camden Secondary School student to become an Apprentice Credit Control Assistant.

Salary: £343 per week (£9.15 per hour)
•    Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5.30pm
•    Contract:12 - 18 months (Dependent on qualification)
•    Qualification: Either ICM or ATT level 2 TBC
•    Location: Paddington Central
•    Application deadline: Midnight on Friday 19th February 2016
•    Selection day: Thursday 25th February 2016 at 2.00pm
•    Employer interviews will be held: W/C 29th February 2016
•    Start Date: March 2016

You must bring certificates to the selection day if you have grades A-D in English and Maths GCSE or equivalent (Functional Skills).

Broadgate Estates is a world-class property management company, trusted by our clients to manage a prestigious, unrivalled portfolio of mixed-use developments and landmark properties across the UK.  

To apply:

Read the job description carefully. Then send your CV FORM along with a covering letter or email demonstrating your suitability for the role to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk as soon as possible. Please ensure you use the subject heading ‘Broadgate Estates’ by Midnight - Friday 19th February 2016.

Pharmacies and GP surgeries across Camden are recruiting TWO Apprentice Pharmacy Assistants

As an apprentice Pharmacy Assistant you’ll train both in the workplace and at college to support customers’ health and well-being through appropriate advice, referrals, sales and services. Working alongside Pharmacy Technicians, and supervised by a Registered Pharmacist, in a Community Pharmacy, you’ll assist with all aspects of dispensary and retail processes.

•    Salary: £160 - £190 per week.
•    Hours: 40 hours per week.
•    Contract length: 12 months
•    Apprenticeship: Level 2 apprenticeship Health Services (Pharmacy)
•    Based: Camden
•    Closing date for applications: This role will close as soon as it’s filled.
•    Interview start date: ASAP
•    Possible start date: ASAP

Most apprentices who complete this course successfully are offered permanent positions with the same employer – often studying for Level 3 qualifications as a Pharmacy Technician or Senior Pharmacy Technician. You could even progress to a Master’s degree and become a fully registered Pharmacist.
The Level 2 apprenticeship in Health Services (Pharmacy) includes a Level 2 Certificate in Pharmaceutical Science, Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Pharmacy Skills as well as Functional Skills qualification in English and Math’s (but if you have a recent GCSE in these subjects you can skip these parts of the course).

To apply:

Read the vacancy description carefully. Then send your CV along with a covering letter or email demonstrating your suitability for the role to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk  as soon as possible. Please ensure you use the subject heading ‘Apprentice Pharmacy Assistant’ in your email subject title heading.


Mears Care Limited is recruiting Health and Social Care Apprentices

Mears Care Limited is offering exciting opportunities to 18 to 24 year olds to become Health and Social Care Apprentices. Mears provides high quality and flexible care for older and disabled people who want to avoid costly nursing homes and would like to continue living in their own homes. Mears’ friendly, expert local care teams help thousands of people to live independently in their own homes. They support people of all ages, including people with complex conditions such as dementia or a learning disability, or those just needing a little bit of extra help at. There are 60 positions available. You will be subject to an Enhanced DBS clearance.

•   Salary: £210 per week
•    Hours: 30 hours per week
•    Contract length: 12 Months
•    Apprenticeship: NVQ Level 2 and or Level 3 in Health and Social Care
•    Based: There are apprenticeship opportunities in each borough (Camden, Brent, Lambeth, Richmond, Hammersmith, Fulham, Wandsworth, Hounslow and Ealing.
•    Closing date for applications: Ongoing
•    Interview start date: January 2016
•    Possible start date: February 2016

Candidates MUST have minimum GCSEs E grades in Maths and English or equivalent e.g. Functional Skills Level 1 or 2
Candidates MUST be willing to undertake NVQ Level 2 and/or Level 3 in Health and Social Care (alongside Functional Skills Maths and English Level 1 or 2 as appropriate).

To apply:

Read the job description carefully. Then send your CV along with a covering letter or email demonstrating your suitability for the role to apprenticeships@camden.gov.uk by ASAP. Please ensure you use the subject heading  ‘YMCA - Mears Care Ltd’ in your email subject title heading.


Andrew Jose is recruiting an Apprentice Assistant Stylist

Andrew Jose (www.andrewjose.com) is offering an opportunity to a 16 to 24 year old to become an Apprentice Assistant Stylist for 12 months.  They are looking for someone who is passionate about hairdressing, can deal with customers in a confident and professional manner and is reliable and punctual.  

•    Salary: £140 per week
•    Contract length: 12 months
•    Apprenticeship: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Hairdressing
•    Based: London’s West End
•    Closing date for applications: This role will close as soon as it is filled

Andrew Jose has gained an outstanding reputation with over 20 years in the hairdressing world. His friendly, bright and buzzy salon is located in Charlotte Street, at the heart of London's West End. Andrew has created the looks for many models and celebrities and has been nominated six times as British Hairdresser of the Year. He is considered one of the world's leading hair stylists and most acclaimed teachers. Would you like to be one of the young stylists trained by Andrew Jose and the staff in his salon?

To apply:

To apply, please go to the SAKS Apprenticeships website: http://www.saksapprenticeships.co.uk/apprentices/send-us-your-cv
and follow the instructions to enter your details and submit your CV.  Make sure to write “Andrew Jose” under the salon name and make sure to complete your application.


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Want some extra help to get through the recruitment process?

If you are 18 to 24 years old, you can be put in touch with a mentor who can help with application forms, interview preparation, help in improving your literacy and numeracy skills, or any other support you might need in accessing an apprenticeship. All you need to do is call 020 7974 6474 (Ray) or 020 7974 8778 (Joanne) and tell us you would like a mentor – we will arrange the rest.

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