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