The Trackers programme supports people aged 16 and over in their chosen apprenticeships by providing mentoring and funding for training fees.
- beauty therapy
- customer service
- cyber security
- dental nursing
- general building
- green keeping
- health & social care
- hospitality management
- motor vehicle
- painting & decorating
- veterinary nursing
- wood occupations
Apprentices are given a dedicated, qualified, mentor to coach, support and guide them through their apprenticeship.
- help develop soft skills
- meet one to one with apprentices
- help arrange employer, apprentice and tutor meetings
- challenge and develop apprentices to reach their full potential
Mentors use coaching and mentoring techniques including:
- personal reflection
- performance review
- goal setting
- action planning
- employer / apprentice appraisals
Trackers entry criteria
All applicants must be employed in the vocational area of their chosen apprenticeship for a minimum of six months (unless applying for the Foundation Apprenticeship).
All applicants must be of the ‘Entitled’ or ‘Entitled to work’ status.
How to apply for Trackers
The 2017 recruitment period for Trackers opens on 1 March 2017. The closing date for all applications is 31 May 2017.
Applications will be reviewed and applicants contacted after the closing date.
Complete this application if you are employed in the area you wish to study.
Download trackers application form for apprentices (size 651kb)
Trackers Foundation Programme
The Trackers foundation apprenticeship is a one year full-time programme for 16 to 18 year olds.
It will benefit:
those who have an idea of which career path they would like to go into but have not yet found employment
those who are unsure of their career path and would like to gain experience in different industries
The programme runs from September 2017 to June 2018 and includes:
- two days a week work experience placement in chosen area
- two days a week personal development and employability training
- one day a week completing a customer service qualification
- the opportunity to retake maths & English up to Level 2
This programme runs term time only.
Download trackers foundation application form (size 347kb)
We also research off-island or e-learning qualifications if relevant to an apprenticeship within your chosen area / industry.
If you are interested in an apprenticeship that is not listed, contact us using the form below.
Download Request for new apprenticeship programmes (size 345kb)
Download Information leaflet new apprenticeship programmes (size 370kb)
Information for employers
You can find out more about Trackers, including how to express your interest in employing an apprentice, on the employers' page.
Trackers apprenticeships: information for employers