From Level 2 to Level 4, Lee's #NAW2018 story
Why did you choose to do an Apprenticeship?
I didn’t enjoy being in school and being stuck in a classroom so college was never an option, I always preferred the thought of getting paid whilst I learn.
What have you learned during your Apprenticeship?
I have learned key skills which have benefited me in life both my personal life and at work.
What would your advice be to anyone considering an Apprenticeship?
Make sure to choose something you like or want to pursue, not just something that pays well. You don’t want to waste time chasing a career you don’t enjoy. My apprenticeship has helped me to find a career that is right for me.
How has your Apprenticeship benefited you? Both inside and outside of work.
It has helped do things I want to do and buy things I like i.e. holidays, festivals and nice clothes. Inside of work it has helped me develop an understanding of working with different personalities and become more mature.
What has been your greatest achievement during your Apprenticeship?
Moving onto a level 4 apprenticeship and earning a better salary.
Do you think your Apprenticeship has put you in a good position for the future?
I think being an apprentice has set me up well for the future and I am confident in making a full time career in what I am currently doing.