Get a head start in the world of business, accountancy and banking. Financial services are part of every single business in the country so you’ll have plenty of options.
You could start your career in banking or customer service and move into management. You could take on a wide range of roles, such as:
You’ll gain a Foundation Apprenticeship in Financial Services. That's the same level of learning as an SQA Higher, which is SCQF Level 6.
For your National Progression Award, your topics will be:
To achieve your SVQ units, you’ll be assessed as part of your work placement. You’ll learn how to:
Your Foundation Apprenticeship will also help you to develop meta-skills. Employers value these skills, which include:
You'll need these transferable skills for working in a range of other related jobs.
Your Foundation Apprenticeship gives you lots of options, including:
You'll do the Foundation Apprenticeship alongside your other school subjects. You'll work on projects with an employer and a learning provider, such as a college. It'll give you an industry-recognised qualification that's great for your CV.
Read our brilliant Financial Services Foundation Apprenticeship info to see how it all works!
If you're staying on at school, you can apply for a Foundation Apprenticeship.
Use the search tool to find out if this subject is available at your school. Then fill out the form that comes next, to let us know you're interested. We'll get back to you with more information.