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Modern Apprenticeships

Work, learn, train and earn! Make YOUR mark with a Modern Apprenticeship at Dumfries and Galloway Council.

Make your mark
Make your mark

If you are aged between 16 - 19 years a Modern Apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to work towards a nationally recognised qualification (SVQ), gain invaluable work experience, undertake industry recognised training and earn a wage whilst you do so.

Our enhanced Modern Apprenticeship programme is based on 'real jobs', allowing you to develop your skills and knowledge and start building your career.

At the Council, are committed to providing opportunities for our young people and the programme to date has seen us invest in over 160 apprentices. Previous opportunities include Nursery Nurse, Roads Operative, Leisure Attendant, Graphic Designer and many more...

Opportunities for Modern Apprenticeships

We currently have 44 opportunities available in a wide range of occupational areas, visit myjobscotland for more information and to apply.

What are Modern Apprenticeships?

Individuals can develop both their vocational and personal skills in a working environment through a modern apprenticeships, whilst ensuring that they reach a common standard of skills and knowledge that is recognisable to the industry as being a sound basis upon which a career can be developed.

Related Information

Contact Details


Training Services

Corporate Development Unit
Cargen Tower
Garroch Business Park
Garroch Loaning

Tel: 01387 274180
Fax: 01387 274189
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External Links

Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street

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