Apprentices must have an employment start date from 1 April to 30 September 2021. They must also have an apprenticeship start date from 1 April to 30 November 2021. The Education and Skills Funding Agency how to video provides a step-by-step guide: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUg0AVLLAHQ
Employers are not able to apply for apprentices they have hired from 1 October 2021 to 31 January 2022 until applications open on 11 January 2022. These apprentices must also have an apprenticeship start date from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022. Review the guidance to find out more.
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