Milestone nearing

Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust, a provider of mental health and disability services, is nearing the 200 mark in its apprenticeship programme.

Annette Connor, Vocational Lead at the trust, said: “Since 2013 we have provided apprenticeships to 199 young people.

“The vast majority of apprenticeships are successful, with almost all our apprentices obtaining full-time employment after completion.”