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Leadership and Management Apprenticeships

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Thank you for your interest in Henley Business School's apprenticeships, delivered in partnership with Babington. Henley is offering Level 6 and 7 leadership and management apprenticeships throughout all government departments.

Apprenticeship benefits

Henley apprenticeships empower learners from all backgrounds to become confident leaders, able to question the status quo and drive their departments forward.

By combining expert teaching with practical, on-the-job experiences, apprenticeship learning can have an immediate impact within the organisation.

Why Henley?

Henley is proud to be a triple-accredited business school, reflecting the high quality of our teaching and research.

Our faculty are practitioners as well as academics. Their experience spans a wide range of industries and countries, with a concentration on government systems. As such, we have a deep understanding of central government's organisational needs.

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For those with less than three years of work experience

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Rising Star - Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship | BA (Hons) in Management Practice - Level 6

Builds the organisation's future capability by nurturing bright young talent.

Suitable for
Those at an early stage in their career talent development with less than three years of excellent professional experience.

Applicants typically have achieved three A-levels 3 at ABB or higher OR have up to two years of professional experience.

Programme start date - 29 October 2024
Service Request Form window - 23 July to 6 August

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For those new to a management role with no prior degree

Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship

Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship | BA (Hons) Applied Management - Level 6

Enables learners to develop their management skills and address strategic challenges.

Suitable for
Those who have or are about to take on management responsibilities. No prior degree is required. Typically learners have at least three years of professional experience.

Programme start date - 22 October 2024
Service Request Form window - 16 July to 30 July

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For those with less than three years' managerial experience

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Senior Leader Apprenticeship | Future Leaders - Level 7

The Henley Executive Diploma in Management for Future Leaders prepares graduate talent to become senior business leaders who can manage their responsibilities effectively.

Suitable for
Applicants will typically have less than three years of managerial experience and a degree. Those with no prior degree should have five years of good professional experience.

Programme start date - 14 November 2024
Service Request Form window - 8 August to 22 August

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For those with a minimum of three years of management experience and a degree*

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Senior Leader Apprenticeship | Business Administration - Level 7

Equips learners with the key leadership and management skills to address challenges within your organisation.

Suitable for
Those with a minimum of three years of good managerial experience (*or five years of management experience if no prior degree) who are currently leading organisations, teams, people and projects with a strategic influence.

Programme start dates
Civil Service staff eligible for this programme will have a choice of start dates.

  • 24 September 2024 (SRF window 18 June to 2 July)
  • 5 November 2024 (SRF window 30 July to 13 August)
  • 11 February 2024 (SRF window 5 November to 19 November)

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Contact us

Apprenticeship Engagement Team

For those thinking of undertaking an apprenticeship, contact the Apprenticeship Engagement Team.

Email: aet@henley.ac.uk
Telephone: 0118 378 4030