Success for eTech as they are recognised as a Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer 2016
eTech has been recognised in the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list, which is compiled annually by the National Apprenticeship Service and recognises excellence in businesses that employ apprentices.
The list was announced at the National Apprenticeship Awards, which took place on 20th January at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
After a tough selection process the most exceptional apprenticeship employers from all of the National Apprenticeship Awards employer categories went forward to feature in the list, which showcases the breadth of employers who now offer apprenticeships.
Commenting on the company’s entry in the Top 100 Apprenticeships Employer list, Jim Driver said: “We are proud to be ranked as a top 100 Apprentice Employer for the second year running. At eTech we are keen to raise the profile of apprenticeships in the business and have been supporting National Apprenticeships for several years. Our New Talent programme provides young people the opportunity to kick start their careers. We welcome their energy and enthusiasm and our apprentices are immediately made to feel part of the team.
Sue Husband, Director of the National Apprenticeship Service commented on eTech being named a Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer: “The Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list 2016 demonstrates clearly the impact apprentices can have on an organisation. Apprentice employers are creating opportunities for individuals to gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed, up to degree level, while working and earning.
“These Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers are making a difference to the lives of their apprentices by investing in their future. In return, apprentices are helping employers to develop a skilled, qualified workforce to build a stronger economy.
“I hope the success of these Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers will mean more businesses across England aspire to follow their example and to find out for themselves howapprenticeships help to grow a skilled and highly qualified workforce.”
To view the full Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer List, plese visit GOV.UK
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