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Latest Comments
  • Dave
    Re: Your Rights as an Apprentice
    Hello. I'm an apprentice and I am wondering if I should get getting NMW as I'm over 19 and have completed my first year of the…
    29 January 2015
  • AnApprenticeship
    Re: Health and Safety for Apprentices
    @cops - Apprentices have the same maternity rights as employees including the right to take reasonable time off for…
    29 January 2015
  • Martyn
    Re: Your Rights as an Apprentice
    @Dora - unfortunately many apprenticeships are guilty of trying to get apprentices to carry out unpaid overtime. It depends upon…
    29 January 2015
  • AnApprenticeship
    Re: Your Rights as an Apprentice
    @Tjn - As specified in the article there are laws in place to protect how many hours you can be made to work at any time. The…
    29 January 2015
  • Georgie
    Re: Working Hours and Holidays
    @Charge - I guess that as long as you and your new employer are happy with the situation, your employer is supportive and that you…
    29 January 2015
  • AnApprenticeship
    Re: Your Rights as an Apprentice
    @ApprenticeJ - According to our partner article Wages and Funding for Apprentices, the minimum apprentices can earn is £80 per…
    29 January 2015
  • Katie
    Re: Your Rights as an Apprentice
    Hi I have finished my apprenticeship early (started 25.03.14) last week, and I assumed I would get paid a normal rate of £6.50,…
    28 January 2015
  • angi12350
    Re: Wages and Funding for Apprentices
    As the government are wanting more young people to start apprentceships more help should be given as the wage is low. My son…
    28 January 2015
  • AnApprenticeship
    Re: Apprenticeships and Tax: What You Need to Know
    @mr p - £6.50 is the current rate for apprentices who are 20 years old and older as you would be entitled…
    28 January 2015
  • cops
    Re: Health and Safety for Apprentices
    My daughter is 16 has been working on an apprenticeship and found out she is pregnant what are her rights. Can they sack her
    27 January 2015
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