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    hello, I'm now in college doing a general sports diploma and i really am just not liking it at all.My first option has always been childcare but 2 days before starting i changed my mind and decided i wanted to do sport.There is a local apprenticeship near me going in a nursery and i really am unsure of taking it.its £102 weekly wage and its a 30 hours a week which gives me a weekend to relax and not having to worry about assignments like i am currently going through? do i take this job or is it really not worth it ?
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    What qualification does that apprenticeship offer and does it match or exceed the value of your current studies. If it does and if it pays well (£102 is very low) and if there are no alternatives I would accept it.
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    If I were you I'd think long-term. Diploma will stay with you for the rest of your life and there will always be jobs available around; unless you really don't like your course then have a look around there might be better apprentice opportunities than this one.
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    (Original post by hamzaahmad786)
    What qualification does that apprenticeship offer and does it match or exceed the value of your current studies. If it does and if it pays well (£102 is very low) and if there are no alternatives I would accept it.
    Level 2 then Level 3 after but I'm paying £800 for bus travel to college plus £88 a week for actually being at that college, with apprenticeship you can't expect to have high income of money until you gradually succeed in doing assignments and tasks, my cousins was on £98 last year and it's increased too £102 so it's better than last year,plus it's only a few minutes away from my home and I'm saving a hell of a lot of money and the travel is long
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    Level 2 then Level 3 after but I'm paying £800 for bus travel to college plus £88 a week for actually being at that college, with apprenticeship you can't expect to have high income of money until you gradually succeed in doing assignments and tasks, my cousins was on £98 last year and it's increased too £102 so it's better than last year,plus it's only a few minutes away from my home and I'm saving a hell of a lot of money and the travel is long
    There are well paid apprenticeships out there. Be careful of nursery apprenticeships, they're notoriously bad for using people as cheap labour without job prospects at the end.
 
 
 
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