At St Judes Care & Catering in Weymouth, Apprentices are a fundamental part of the care team. Apprentices are earning and learning specific industry knowledge simultaneously during their apprenticeship. There are a range of different apprenticeships available within the care industry with a starting point at a Level 2 apprenticeship in Business Administration.
This year St Jude’s Care & Catering are employing a new Business Administration apprentice who will study at Level 2 with Weymouth College. Amelia Townsend aged 16 joined the St Jude’s Care team at the beginning of September and is based at the St Jude’s Care head office on Granby Industrial Estate . Amelia recently completed her GCSE’s and applied to St Jude’s Care when a business administration apprenticeship became available.
Amelia Townsend , Apprentice said “The Business Administration apprenticeship provides me with a general overview of business, business skills, customer service, social media and marketing. I am very excited about starting my apprenticeship at St Jude’s”.
Ben Andrews, Managing Director of St Jude’s Care said “We are looking forward to having Amelia as part of our ever growing team. Amelia’s main role will be looking after the administration and business operations. At St Jude’s the apprenticeship programme has had mutual benefits for both the young person and employer. The skills and knowledge obtained through the apprenticeship programme is essential for career progression in the care industry”.
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