Why Chose a Traineeship?

A City Skills Traineeship provides you with the knowledge, skills and experience required to secure a job or Apprenticeship. Traineeships are free to undertake and will not affect your receipt of Jobseekers Allowance, Income Support or Lone Parent benefits

Get Employment

We have partnered with employers who are actively looking to employ people as a result of this traineeship. 

Get Experience

Complete 3 weeks of work experience with a local employer. You won’t get paid but you will get a chance to showcase your abilities to a local employer looking to fill vacancies. 

Get Qualified

Get a formal qualification in Business Administration or Teaching Assistant which will help you prepare for and ultimately secure work.

Get Confident

Learn how to promote yourself and prepare for a job interview and understand culture and values.


Enrol now to start from February 2022.


A mix of online learning, classroom learning and work experience placement.


Minuimum 70 hours of work experience training and support with continued help for up to a total of 1 year to help you find a job.


A mix of online learning, classroom learning and work experience placement.

You will be in training between 3 and 5 days per week dependent on your prior experience.

Work placements in offices and a variety of other business settings. We will work with our large network of employers to support with finding meaningful employment. This may include finding interviews, apprenticeships or giving you support in your own searches.

Register Interest

A Traineeship involves 3 weeks of learning, during which you will learn about the work environment, receive English and Maths support, a qualification in Business Administration in one of a variety of businesss and advice on interview tips and how to improve your CV.

At the end of the 3 weeks, you will go on to complete a high-quality 2 full weeks work placement with a local employer. 

So if you’re 19-24, unemployed and struggling to find work, a Traineeship could be the programme to help you achieve more.