Young people invited to Apprenticeship Fair

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Young people looking for an apprenticeship are invited to attend a free Apprenticeship Fair to meet local employers with apprenticeships available.

Connexions:MK will be holding an Apprenticeship Fair as part of National Apprenticeship Week 2012 which runs from February 6 to 10.

Young people will have the opportunity to find out about career opportunities including: Engineering, Childcare, Hospitality & Catering, IT/Customer Service/Admin, Health & Social Care, Accountancy, Mechanics and Hair & Beauty.

Attending the event will be employers including Mercedes-Benz, Railcare, Home Retail Group and P J Care, together with training providers and the National Apprenticeship Service.

Throughout the event there will be refreshments served by De Vere Academy of Hospitality apprentices, a live DJ, practical demos including hair styling, the chance to talk to apprentices and free entry to a prize draw. Prizes include £25, £15 and £10 gift vouchers, a family ticket to an MK Dons match and a goody bag from Zig Zag Hairdressers.

Young people aged 16 to 19 (and parents/guardians) are welcome to drop in anytime from 4pm to 6pm at The Point, 602 Midsummer Boulevard, MK9 3NB.

Throughout Apprenticeships Week, Connexions:MK will be displaying information about apprenticeships including case studies.

If you would like any further information about this event then please call Caroline or Alexa on 01908 398300 or email connexionsmk@prospects.co.uk.