Apprentices key to Tex Plastics continued success

Modern Apprenticeships help individuals work, learn and earn while they get the skills they need. Tex Plastics are looking to recruit more people under the Modern Apprenticeship scheme, from school leavers to those more mature who want to learn a new skill. This is a key aspect of the Tex Plastics strategy to support the growth and investment across their Derby and Barnstaple sites.

15th October 2018

Focus on future talent with drive for apprentices

“We want to recruit more apprentices at both Derby and Barnstaple, however there is no specific course for what we do, which is why we also have a major focus on internal training and promoting from within. This means if someone joins us as an apprentice in maintenance, but excels in robotics, they have the opportunity to drive their own career path within Tex Plastics. We have a diverse workforce – so whatever age, sex or ethnicity – we value the people within our business and invest in their personal development so that they can achieve their full potential. With the general skills shortages in industry, it is important to develop a rich mix of people for the future.”

Justin Davies, Managing Director, Tex Plastics

Modern Apprenticeship for school leavers in Tex Plastics in Derby & Barnstaple

The Modern Apprenticeship is a real alternative to full-time college or university. By learning on the job, you get to put your skills to the test right away.

Adult Apprenticeships in Tex Plastics in Derby & Barnstaple

Apprenticeships are not just for school leavers and young people; there is no upper age limit and if you’re over 16, living in England and not in full-time education then you’re eligible to become an apprentice.

Thinking about starting an apprenticeship in Derby & Barnstaple?

Apprenticeships help to improve the quality and range of opportunities available to you. Helping you benefit from continuing to learn throughout your life. An apprenticeship is a journey – from being a novice in a role to becoming an expert. Tex Plastics is always on the lookout for people who are keen to develop themselves and their career – so if this is you – call us or email us to find out more about what opportunities are available.

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