Within the UK Centre of Excellence on Maylands Business Park, Smiths offer apprenticeships in a range of disciplines including technical and administration. They run training courses in mentorship for the apprentices’ key ‘go to’ person to ensure they have support throughout the programme as well as good rates of pay and clear career paths.
Sir Robert McAlpine
This leading building and civil engineering company is committed to workforce training and runs fully supported apprenticeship schemes offering experience and responsibilities across different projects and sites. They have regular reviews to ensure everyone is satisfied and a commitment to long-term employment opportunities. “Sir Robert McAlpine have been very supportive while I’ve been doing my apprenticeship. They have given me time for extra maths lessons, arranged transport to and from West Herts College, and made sure I receive relevant experience at work,” says Thomas Hartley.
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