Apprenticeship and Career Opportunities A - Z


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Abingdon and Witney College Apprenticeships

Please follow this link to see the current list of apprenticeship vacancies with Abingdon and Witney College.  Click here to apply for any of the vacancies or visit the Government find an Apprenticeship web page to search for apprenticeships in your area.


ACE Training

ACE Training is a specialist construction training centre based in Kidlington, Oxfordshire.

Providing quality pre-apprenticeship programmes and Apprentice training in Brickwork, Bench Joinery, Construction Operations (Groundworks), Maintenance Operations, Site Carpentry and a new level 1 plumbing course as well as introductory and part-time courses, OSAT and schools programmes.

We run roll-on/roll-off programmes and offer flexible start dates so you can begin training with ACE at any point during the year.



Activate Apprenticeships

Through Activate Apprenticeships, young people can get in and go far with some of the UK’s biggest and brightest companies.



AirBus Engineering

AirBus Engineering are offering a variety of apprenticeship opportunities. Contact: Paul Wilkinson Technical Instructor AIRBUS HELICOPTERS UK LTD Network House Langford Locks, Kidlington OX5 1LH UK T +44 (0) 1865 593227 M +44 (0) 7876 334156 E 



The AirTanker link below takes you straight to our careers page where you can click on the active Apprenticeships box and select the link to ‘apply now’ which opens up our e-recruit window for the student to upload their personal details and attach the CV and covering letter. 



BMW Group

The BMW group offer an amazing variety of apprenticeships from Level 2 to higher level.  Their applications are open now.  Please visit the BMW website for more information and to apply. 



Drake and Taylor

Technical & Sustainable Engineering - To provide a high quality turn-key   approach for our clients, who include architects, building services designers,   main contractors and project managers constructing and refurbishing   buildings, and the landlords, owners and occupants of these buildings. 

For more details visit their website: , telephone:  01865 290 000 or  email: See below in the documents to view their Apprentice Prospectus 2021.


Engineering Trust Training

Engineering Trust Training Limited (ETT) is a subsidiary company of The Engineering Trust and has been delivering work based apprenticeships in Oxfordshire and surrounding counties for over 25 years. The Engineering Trust, a registered Charity, was established in 1983 by a group of engineering employers based in Oxfordshire. Their goal was to set up an organisation to promote engineering apprenticeships and training which the Trust still does to this day. Their mission is to unlock the potential of people wanting a career in engineering and to be a catalyst for businesses seeking to fill skill gaps through the employment of apprentices.

Check out their vacancies on the website link below.




GetMyFirstJob offers you a whole new way to find your first Apprenticeships & Traineeships job, with the best employers and training providers.




Find an apprenticeship. Search and apply for an apprenticeship in England.



Apprenticeships open to Year 13 inthe world of accountancy or business. Visit ICAEW Apprenticeship page for more inforamtion.

ICAEW Apprenticeships are a great way to:

  • Kick-start a career.
  • Study towards a globally recognised qualification.
  • Gain practical skills.
  • Earn while you learn.

Which Apprenticeship is right for you?

ICAEW currently offer a Level 4 and a Level 7 Apprenticeship in Accountancy, and which one they choose depends on their end goal and their employer.

The Level 4 Apprenticeship incorporates the ICAEW Certificate in Finance, Accounting and Business (ICAEW CFAB) qualification. This covers the first six modules of the ACA, and is the first step to becoming anICAEW Chartered Accountant.

The Level 7 Apprenticeship integrates our globally-recognised chartered accountancy qualification, the ACA. After completing this, they will become an ICAEW Chartered Accountant.

Apprenticeship opportunities can be found by visiting ICAEW Training Vacancies.


Ignite Sport UK

Ignite Sport UK is a leading training provider in the provision of sports-related apprenticeships, NGB awards and vocational qualifications.

Apprenticeships are available at Intermediate Level (2) and Advanced Level (3) for individuals wishing to develop a career in an exciting industry.  Our apprenticeships are suitable for 16-18 year olds as well as 19+ learners with a strong interest in sport, leisure or play.  Ignite Sport UK will identify suitable vacancies and prepare your application.  Upon successful placement, Ignite Sport UK will provide full training, qualifications, mentoring support and guidance throughout your journey.



Jason Hydraulics

on the Burford Rd in Witney 

Opportunities available for school leavers this summer 2021: 

  • Trainee Welder 
  • Trainee Engineer (CNC Department) 
  • Trainee HPU Operative 

For further details contact Janine Edwards
T: 01993 705565 | F: 01993 709632 | E: 



KPMG are recruiting apprentices to start in Autumn 2021 including Audit, Software Engineering, KPMG Law and DATA & Analytics. 



We recruit and train apprentices for our franchised sites, with vacancies available throughout the whole of the UK.  Apprentices train as Light Vehicle, Heavy Vehicle or Semi-skilled Technicians or for those wishing to gain skills in a sales or customer service role we have our Retail Parts Advisor or Customer Service Specialist. 

Mecedes-Benz Apprenticeship Programme.

To find out more and make an application, please visit our website 

To speak with one of the team, call 01908 301496 or e:mail:



At Oxford University Hospitals we offer a variety of education, training and development opportunities for new and existing staff, including apprenticeships both for young people and existing OUH staff.

Visit their website by clicking here.

Check out the huge range of careers on offer with the NHS - 350 Careers.



Oxfordshire Advanced Skills (OAS) offers high quality training for apprentice engineers and technicians at technology businesses in the Thames Valley.




Oxford Energy Academy (OEA) is Oxfordshire’s leading training provider for plumbing and heating apprenticeships.



Oxfordshire Apprenticeships

The purpose of this labour market bulletin is to inform young people - and those that advise them - including teachers, parents, carers, careers advisors and others, of the employment trends and job opportunities available locally, now and in the future.


Thought about an Apprenticeship? Check out the the downloads below for an informative presentation on all things Apprenticeships from Oxfordshire Apprenticeships.


OXME local apprenticeships

OXME is the young people's website from Oxfordshire County Council. It contains information about health, learning, work experience, jobs for young people, anti-bullying, e-safety, and more. It contains information about health, learning, work experience, jobs for young people, anti-bullying, e-safety, and more.

Opportunities for apprenticeships and career openings can be found on their website:



RateMyApprenticeship is a site which will help you to explore apprenticeship vacancies. 


Rolls Royce Apprenticeship opportunities

Learn from the best. We’re a global business, with a proud history and brilliant future ahead. With us, you’ll be working with world-class engineers and other professionals who are passionate about passing on their experience and helping you to build your future career.

Apprenticeships and School Leavers - Rolls Royce


Thames Valley Police

Careers | Thames Valley Police

Roles, opportunities and vacancies for police officers, staff and volunteers.


Twos Company 

April 2021: Twos Company Hair in Witney, are looking to take on an apprentice.  Please call Denise on 01993 704445.


University of Oxford

Becoming an Apprentice at the University of Oxford is an excellent opportunity to gain practical experience, training and qualifications.

To find out more and apply, please visit:



Vodafone are advertising two Apprenticeship opportunities based in Newbury. The Network Engineer Level 6 Apprentice will assist with major communications installations, deliver voice and data services, and help monitor the Vodafone network. You will study for a BSc (Hons) Degree in Digital & Technology Solutions. Further details at:

The Data Analyst Level 6 Apprenticeship will work with teams focused on Big Data analytics, business intelligence and automation. You will study for a BSc (Hons) Degree in Digital & Technology Solutions. Further details at:

To apply for both four year apprenticeships, you should have, or be predicted, GCSE English and Maths at grade 4/C or above, as well as two A Levels including IC


WM Air Conditioning

Vacancy for Trainee Air Conditioning Engineer  School leavers who may be keen to take up a career in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration. Starting out as a trainee engineer, joining our Maintenance Team providing annual maintenance visits to our many varied customers.  We ideally need them to have a driving licence as we are based in Stanton Harcourt and would need them to be able to get to our offices each day. No experience is obviously not a problem as we offer training to the right candidate. This is a great starting point for anyone who hasn’t decided what career to follow and may therefore want to pursue a position with us at WM. 


Page Downloads Date  
Oxfordshire Apprenticeships: Thought about an Apprenticeship? 15th Feb 2019 Download
Drake and Taylor Apprenticeship Prospectus 2021 12th Feb 2021 Download