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Traineeship at The Source Skills Academy

Course description

Are you aged 16-24, unemployed and looking for more training before choosing a career? A Traineeship could be the ideal opportunity for you.

What it's all about:

Traineeships are for 16-24 years olds who aren't currently in work or training and looking for support to find their perfect career path, A Traineeship could lead into a full-time Apprenticeship position -in retail, business admin, warehousing, customer service, hospitality.

Traineeships are based around three key areas:

- A high quality work placement, giving you meaningful work experience and workplace skills which could last from 6 weeks to 5 months in a business or retail environment

- Work preparation, covering things like CV writing, interview preparation, job searching and developing your interpersonal skills

- Maths and English skills

What you get:

- Practical work experience and employment skills

- Guaranteed job or exit interview at the end of the Traineeship

- Incentives

If a Traineeship sounds like a super option for you, give us a call on 0114 2635619 or email



Entry requirements

The Traineeship provides an opportunity for young people aged 16-24 who aren't currently in work or training who are looking for further training and support  before choosing their perfect career.  Motivation, stamina and commitment are required!


The  vocational element will be assessed through completion of portfolios, maths and English skills will be assessed through online/paper tests and you progression in the workplace will be assessed through workplace visits and discussions.  

Financial information

Eligible Trainees can apply for a bursary.

Future opportunities

Where possible, we will link you up to a live Apprenticeship vacancy.

Further information

If you would like any further information about the Traineeship  please call us on 0114 2635619 or email

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 21 April 2016
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