Career Pathways and Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are for everyone – from Level 2 (GCSE level) to Level 7 (post-graduate or masters level!).  Apprenticeships provide routes into a variety of careers and are an excellent opportunity to earn, gain work experience, develop skills and achieve nationally recognised qualifications at the same time.  Apprenticeships also offer career development opportunities for current staff.


We are passionate about learning, development and progression opportunities for all our staff.  We are a Registered Employer Training Provider with the SFA (Skills Funding Agency) and are an accredited Pearson Centre.

We have a dedicated team of tutors, assessors and mentors who will support you with your work-based learning journey.

Terms and Conditions

Apprentices are required to work at least 30 hours per week and will have standard terms and conditions of employment. 


We offer opportunities to develop your career in lots of different ways.

Apprenticeships and career pathways include:

  • Health & Social Care
  • Business Administration
  • Customer Service
  • Pharmacy
  • Catering/Hospitality
  • Accounting
  • Leadership & Management
  • Team Leading
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Business Degree
  • Nursing

New apprenticeship pathways are being introduced regularly – please ask!

For more information, please email: or or phone: 0161 358 1770

As a patient

As a service user, relative or carer using our services, sometimes you may need to turn to someone for help, advice, and support. 

Find resources for carers and service users  Contact the Trust