Apprenticeship Case Study - Jack

Case Study: Jack Youd

Where did you start?jack
Day to Day Repairs

How long have you been working at Derby Homes?
5 Months

Why did you apply for an apprenticeship? 
Because it’s a great way to learn new skills and begin your career

What apprenticeship did you apply for? 
Surveying apprenticeship

What has been your biggest highlight of working at Derby Homes? 
Making new friends and learning about professional construction at college.

What did you get out of your apprenticeship? 
I am getting new skills, new friends and a better understanding of different aspects of the construction trade.

Would you recommend the Derby Homes’ apprenticeship scheme to others? If so, why?
Yes, because it’s such a good company to work for, everyone is friendly and is more than happy to help you, the work is interesting and I have a great work/life balance.