Athona’s successful apprenticeship scheme highlights our dedication to nurturing and developing new talent – a fact we’re extremely proud of. Alongside our success rate, the work we do with apprentices has also been recognised by Essex County Council.

Joining Athona’s apprenticeship scheme is a fantastic way to; obtain new skills, earn as you learn, gain workplace confidence, acquire valuable workplace skills and explore career aspirations – all whilst gaining a recognised qualification.

Apprenticeships with TheLightBulb

We’re delighted to have partnered with TheLightBulb to offer a number of apprenticeships within our sales teams and support functions. You will regularly meet with your assessor from TheLightBulb who will support, guide and prepare you for each stage of your apprenticeship.

Your assessor will teach and mentor you alongside your on-the-job training, enabling you to successfully demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary for your end point assessment.

Working in partnership with the ESFA (Education & Skills Funding Agency), TheLightBulb have been supporting apprentices through their apprenticeships since 2003. They have a strong focus on business development and work to upskill and train employees throughout Essex.

Learn more about TheLightBulb here.

Benefits for apprentices

  • Exclusive access to the NUS apprentice extra discount card, helping you save money in 100s of stores and online
  • Work beside employees with years of recruitment experience who you can learn from
  • Gain job-specific skills
  • Earn a competitive apprenticeship wage
  • Be allowed time for your studies and provided with a dedicated apprentice mentor for support and guidance
  • Access to all of Athona’s other exciting rewards and benefits.

We recruit incredible people to work for Athona, who, like us, have passion and drive to succeed. If that sounds like you and you’re looking to join an industry-recognised apprenticeship scheme and a successful and growing company, then make sure you check out our current apprentice vacancies today.

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