Design is an important part of the cultural industries (e.g. craft, cultural heritage, literature, performing and visual arts) which make an important contribution to tourism and the visitor economy in Yorkshire & Humberside and the wider UK.
An Apprentice could work for a design firm or a business that uses designers in part of its operations.
They will assist a designer or design team and build specialist skills. Employers look for work-ready individuals who have good English and Maths, strong ICT skills and a good understanding of what it takes to work their way up in the creative industries – including the capacity to work hard, efficiently and in teams.