Public Sector Apprenticeship

The information below is taken from our annual return to the Department for Education detailing our progress towards meeting the Public Sector Apprenticeship Target.

Public Sector Apprenticeship Target Reporting for NHS Professionals:

Number of employees who were working in England on 31st March 2020

762

Number of employees who were working in England on 31st March 2021

930

Number of new employees who started working for you in England between 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021

288

Number of apprentices who were working in England on 31st March 2020

22

Number of apprentices who were working in England on 31st March 2021

33

Number of new apprentices in England between 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021 (includes both new hires and existing employees who started an apprenticeship)

16

Percentage of apprenticeship starts (both new hires and existing employees who started an apprenticeship) as a proportion of employment starts between 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021

5.56%

Percentage of total headcount that were apprentices on 31 March 2021

3.55%

Percentage of apprenticeship starts (both new hires and existing employees who started an apprenticeship) between 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021 as a proportion of total headcount on 31 March 2020

2.10%