A job as an apprentice gives you the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification and develop professional skills, while earning a salary, inside some of Britain’s best companies. South Downs College work with a wide range of high quality employers in Portsmouth, Waterlooville, Havant and across the South Coast to provide an outstanding range of apprenticeship jobs.

Who can become an apprentice?

You can embark on an apprenticeship role if any of the following apply to you:

  • Leaving school at 16
  • Have just completed a programme at college and are looking for an alternative to university
  • Looking for a changing point in your career

As one of Portsmouth’s leading colleges, we deliver high quality, professional training, using assessors and trainers who have many years’ experience in industry.

From your initial interest in an Apprenticeship, our experienced team will support you in finding the right job opportunity and will design a unique programme to meet your needs. Ensuring that you progress within your chosen career.

Working with a wide range of employers, we recruit for apprenticeship jobs all year round, delivering programmes from Level 2 through to Higher Apprenticeships.

Our current apprentice jobs include:

  • AAT Accounting
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Business Administration
  • Customer Service
  • Design and Media
  • Early Years Educator (Childcare)
  • Engineering
  • Enterprise
  • Exercise and Fitness
  • Food and Beverage Service
  • Hairdressing
  • Hospitality and Catering
  • Leisure Management
  • Management and Team Leaders
  • Marketing
  • Professional Cookery


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