For Apprenticeships and Traineeships in Kingston, Richmond and London
Way2Work is a professional UK based Apprenticeship training provider offering apprenticeship vacancies and full-time job opportunities for young people aged 16-24 with local employers who value and encourage them to achieve their full potential.
The Way2Work service has been successfully supporting young people to find apprenticeship vacancies and achieve their Apprenticeship qualifications for over 25 years. Fully funded by the Skills Funding Agency we deliver Traineeships, Intermediate, Advanced and Higher Apprenticeships on behalf of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
Way2Work operates as part of Achieving for Children; a community interest company providing children's services to the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and the Royal Borough of Kingston. This innovative company model provides better social, educational and community outcomes for children across the two boroughs.
What do we do?
- We provide a high quality apprenticeship recruitment service which helps employers recruit suitable young people who are willing to learn.
- We provide high quality traineeships and apprenticeship vacancies which develop work skills and prepare young people for career success.
- We provide Functional Skills support, teaching and examinations as part the apprenticeship framework.
Way2Work also provide bespoke employability skills training workshops, careers guidance and individually tailored workplace support programmes.
Our Apprentices are involved in a huge variety of job roles within the public and private sectors including: finance, building control, social services, child protection, youth services, electoral services, schools, housing, revenues and benefits, marketing, graphic design, grounds keeping, sales and distribution, human resources, day nurseries, payroll, P.A roles and many more.
Specialists in public sector youth employment strategy, recruitment, Apprenticeships and Traineeships, Way2Work are recognised as one of the UK's best centres for apprenticeship recruitment, guidance and training.
For a list of all our Apprenticeship vacancies click here or Jobs at the top of this page.
Traineeships provide the essential work preparation training, including maths and English support plus the industry specific work experience needed to gain a full-time Apprenticeship or other job.
Benefits of a Traineeship
Once you successfully complete a Traineeship with Way2Work or refer a friend you will earn yourself a £50 gift voucher.
Way2Work is looking for young people to participate in our Traineeships programme. If you would like a fantastic work experience placement, gift voucher incentives and to develop your work skills, call us now to discuss this unique opportunity 020 8734 3380.
Meet the Way2Work team
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Recent News Article
In February 2015 I left college as it wasn’t for me, I just wanted to work and do an apprenticeship. In April 2015 I came for an interview at Way 2 Work to look for apprenticeships that interested me I was worried as I had no GCSE’s. I explained to Mary Castledine (Recruitment Co-ordinator) that
When I left school I went to college to do a course in health and social care as I was a bit unsure about what I actually wanted to do in the future. At the time I was living on my own in a hostel, and I quit my course at college after just a
Congratulations to Apprentice Harpreet Singh, who has now completed his Advanced Apprenticeship in Customer Service with Achieving For Children. Harpreet has worked extremely hard to achieve both his Level 2 and Level 3 qualifications over a 2 year period. He has worked for the Single Point of Access (SPA) team throughout his Apprenticeship and now works
Hover over the logos to see what our employers thought of the service provided by Way2Work.
Howard Warwick Associates
It was a very positive experience working with Way2Work. The staff were always approachable and helpful.
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
We have been able to recruit and train a young person, and then have them progress into a more permanent role.
Grey Court School
We have greatly benefited having another pair of hands in the team, and achieved more this year than we would have been able to otherwise.
Achieving for Children
Way2Work is an excellent service, and one which I hope to be able to continue to use.
FDB Panel Fittings
Employers are offered a pre-screening of applicants this saves time and offers an effective method of recruitment.