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GCSE Results day is fast approaching


Whether you get the results you expected or not, that’s ok. You survived your exams, and you should feel proud.

There are plenty of options after finishing your GCSE’s Not everyone wants to continue with academic studies, with more people choosing vocational qualifications, such as apprenticeships and traineeships.

How we can support you after results day:

We will be able to provide vital practical support to you, no matter what happens on results day. While it’s important to act quickly in exploring your options, it’s also important not to rush into deciding.

Visit us so we can help you choose the right next step:

Thursday 25 August – 1pm-5pm
Wednesday 31 August - 9am-5pm

At: Ongo, 19 Cole Street, Scunthorpe, DN15 6QY

Over the past year, the government has invested over 1.6 billion to increase apprenticeship opportunities for young people. There are now thousands of schemes available in a variety of sectors, including health and social care, business administration, events, education and childcare.

Why choose an apprenticeship?

  • Suitable for any age
  • Hands on experience
  • Gaining a qualification in chosen field
  • Earning a wage whilst learning
  • Potential to secure employment on completion of apprenticeship

Apprenticeships allow people to gain qualifications in a much more hands on way. You are able to gain experience whilst on the job, which can improve your employability in the future. In fact, 92% of all apprentices reunited through Ongo Recruitment, who passed their qualification, was offered a full time role. There are apprenticeships out there for everyone, starting at level 2 (equivalent to a GCSE) and going all the way to degree level.

Why Choose a traineeship?

  • Skills development programme including a work placement
  • For 16-18 year olds
  • Hands on experience
  • Gaining a qualification in chosen field

A traineeship is a skills development programme that includes a work placement. Traineeships aim to provide you people aged 16-18 with a variety of experiences, knowledge, practical skills and recognised sector qualifications. Traineeships are the perfect way to test the waters before looking to complete an apprenticeship.

Next steps

If you would like to find out more, contact our team on 01724 279900 ext 6. for more information.