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Friday March 9 2018

Seddon celebrates 80 years of apprenticeships

Seddon, the UKs largest privately-owned contractor, is celebrating 80 years of apprenticeships this National Apprenticeship Week 2018 (5 - 9 March).

Seddon celebrates 80 years of apprenticeships

The company currently employs 75 trainees across the North West, investing £500k   training and development each year.

Many of Seddon’s employees in the North West are successful graduates of its apprenticeship programmes with 97 per cent of apprentices remaining with the company after their three and a half year course has finished.

Seddon is now recruiting eight apprentices for roles based at the company’s sites throughout the North West across the following specialisms:

·         Electrics

·         Painting and decorating

·         Plastering

·         Plumbing

·         Trainee Construction Technician

Applications open on the 5th March until 27th April and anyone aged 16 and over can apply. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to take part in a three-stage recruitment process and the chosen apprentices will start their apprenticeship on the 23rd July. 

CVs can be sent to learning@seddon.co.uk  

"We have a solid track record of training apprentices going back eight decades and developing our people is central to our values as a company."
Nicola Hodkinson business services director, said

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