National Apprenticeship Week 2021 – what’s on in Oxfordshire

National Apprenticeship Week 2021 takes place from 8-14 February with the theme of ‘Build the Future’, aiming to encourage everyone to consider how Apprenticeships help individuals to build the skills and knowledge required for a rewarding career.

There are lots of events and activities taking place throughout the week, including these in Oxfordshire. Visit https://nawevents.co.uk for a full list of activities happening across the country and join in the conversation using the hashtags #NAW2021 and #BuildTheFuture.

Activate Learning's National Apprenticeship Week

8 - 12 February
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A packed schedule of both pre-recorded content and live Q&A sessions for employers and potential Apprentices.

Engineering Apprenticeships at Norbar

9 - 11 February
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Book a 15 minute conversation to discuss Apprenticeships with Norbar in Banbury.

BMW Group Virtual Apprenticeship Open Evening

10 February, 19:00 - 20:30
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Find out more about BMW Group and the Apprenticeships on offer at their MINI Plants in Oxford and Swindon. Hear from Apprentices about their experience on the programme and ask any questions during a live Q&A.

Adult Social Care Careers Webinar
10 February, 11:00-12:00
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This webinar will tell you all you need to know about careers and Apprenticeships in adult social care and the help and support that is available to help you to find a job in the sector. 

Advanced Therapies Apprenticeship Event

11 February, 09:00 – 10:00
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Employers and Apprentices working in the advanced therapies industry will share their experiences of apprenticeships. Careers Leaders, teachers, students and parents/carers are welcome to attend.

Introduction to Apprenticeships for Oxfordshire Parents/Carers

11 February, 17:30 -18:30
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This event from OxLEP Skills and the Apprenticeship Support and Knowledge (ASK) programme will give parents/carers an overview of Apprenticeships to help them to support their child with their career choices.

STFC Apprenticeship Open Evening

11 February, 18:00–19:00
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This virtual event will give you the opportunity to find out about Apprenticeship opportunities with STFC in 2021, which include engineering, ICT, computing, business administration, heating and ventilation, carpentry and lab technician.

#OxJobsLive - Online Jobs Fair

12 February, 10:00 - 11:00
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JobCentrePlus in Oxfordshire are holding an online jobs fair. Opportunities will be shared on Twitter using the hashtag #OxJobsLive during the fair and also throughout the week using the hashtag #OxApprenticeshipWeek.

Oxford Applied Training Virtual Open Day

12 February, 14:00 – 15:30
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This event is for employers and will explain the benefits of taking on an Apprentice or upskilling existing staff and how Oxford Applied Training can support you to access government funding and industry recognised qualifications.

Abingdon & Witney College Parents/Carers Apprenticeship Webinar

13 February, 11:00 – 12:30
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Hear from the Ofsted 'outstanding' Apprenticeship team from Abingdon & Witney College, joined by the Apprenticeship team from The University of Oxford.