Apprenticeships: online advice portal for students

Colleagues at RateMyApprenticeship have asked us to bring the following information to your attention. Please contact [email protected] if you would like further information.


What do RateMyApprenticeship offer? is an online advice portal for young people looking into their future careers. It aims to raise young people’s awareness of the ever-increasing opportunities open to them when they finish school.   RateMyApprenticeship work with many of the UK’s top graduate employers who are opening their doors to school leavers to attract talent at an earlier age, and the portal has over 1,300 reviews from School Leavers sharing their views on their apprenticeships, sponsored degrees or gap year programme.

Presentations and Workshops

The team are highly knowledgeable on the career opportunities open to your students when they finish school.  They can come into your school and run free interactive presentations or workshops with your students educating them on what the different routes are including Sponsored Degree Programmes, Apprenticeships of all levels, School Leaver Programmes, Gap Year Programmes and Traineeships.    If you are interested in hearing more about these presentations contact [email protected]

Top School Leavers Employers Guide

This is a new guide that includes information on each of the Top 30 Employers school leaver schemes, who the company are and what they offer.  This is complemented with advice and top tips on the application process, a UCAS point table, advice on what the opportunities are, a timeline of when they should be thinking about this and employability tips for any level of young person (school leaver/undergraduate/graduate).  This guide will be available in print in January; a smaller booklet can be found here.  If you would like printed copies of these for your school please contact [email protected].