Finding and training your future stars

Successfully recruiting and training office based apprentices and graduates for over 30 years throughout Northamptonshire. With dedicated training centres in Northampton and Kettering, we are the area's leading independent apprenticeship provider.

It’s an exciting time to be an apprentice

You can do an apprenticeship in almost anything today. At Starting Off we specialise in office based apprenticeships. If you want to get ahead and start your career in business, while gaining nationally recognised qualifications and earning money, an apprenticeship could be your solution.


Finding the right people for your team is one of business's key components. Working with Starting Off, you can introduce apprentices into your business, training and developing them to understand your processes and culture.

Finding & training your future stars
Earning while you’re learning

School or college isn’t right for everybody. The great thing about apprenticeships is you can have the best of both worlds. You can work and earn money, while still learning and gaining a valuable qualification.

  • Customer Service Apprentice

    My client are a Northampton-based business offering platform-based business services. They are exporting UK services to other countries digitally. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a self-motivated and talented individual to join a close-knit team in Northampton to help support their customer service department where they will work towards a Level 2 Customer Service qualification.

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  • Trainee Workshop Engineer

    This is a fantastic opportunity for a trainee keen to start their career within a technical support role. The company is a UK leading provider of hardware and software for the blind, visually impaired and those with learning difficulties. They work in unison with private individuals, charitable organisations, educational establishments and commercial enterprises, to help users fully realise their potential.

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  • Customer Service/ Admin apprentice

    This business have been established in Daventry for 30 years and specialise in the manufacture and assembly of tubes, fabrications and pipes. Typically the parts produced are used in the automotive industry. A fantastic opportunity has become available for a trainee to join the team in a role combining customer service and business administration.

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  • Trainee Commercial Estate Agent

    Main purpose of the role:
    • To help to facilitate the smooth and efficient running of the office
    • To accompany clients to property viewings

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  • Digital Marketing Apprentice

    My client are a reputable multi-service B2B marketing agency operating throughout the UK as well as internationally. They predominantly work alongside companies specialising in packaging, software, chemicals and components in the manufacturing and construction sectors. They are looking for an enthusiastic aspiring digital marketer to join their small close-knit team.

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  • Apprentice Aftersales Advisor

    This well-established car dealership offers three leading brands in the automotive industry. Based in Peterborough, this is a fantastic opportunity for a Sixth Form or college leaver to join the Aftersales team and kick-start their career.
    This role will see the Apprentice have responsibilities in both the Service and Parts departments. They key responsibilities will be:
    • Handling incoming calls
    • Processing orders
    • Offering alternative products where products are not available
    • Ordering parts for future repairs
    • Managing order process through delivery goods
    • Liaising with internal departments
    • Assisting with parts queries
    • Booking services
    • Selling additional products and services
    • Liaising with customers regarding their vehicles
    • Delivering vehicles to customers

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  • Quotations Administrator Apprenticeship

    Based in Rushden, the client was established in 1940 as a specialist distributor of American manufactured components. This business has been developed over the years to service the needs of a much broader audience; UK and international clients. The client has become a specialist technical distributor of electrical components.

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  • Sales Administrator

    We are looking to recruit a full-time Sales Office Administrator based at our offices in a favourable working environment in Kettering. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to be a key part of a friendly team working in an “exciting” industry.

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  • Accounts Assistant

    This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to start their career within a professional and busy office environment. The company provide accountancy services to small businesses and self-employed individuals.

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  • Sales Administrator

    The client seeks a motor trade Sales Administrator to join their admin team where all new and used vehicles for both Vauxhall Retail and Fleet Departments are processed together with those for our sister company Peugeot franchise.

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  • Customer Service Apprentice

    The apprentice will be required to work with a high level of customer service and be flexible in their approach to their role. The company place great importance on meeting targets set by working as part of a team, comprising regular attendance, punctuality and professionalism.

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  • Sales & Marketing Apprentice

    Set up in 1979, the client has grown over the past 4 decades to become one of the UK’s largest manufacturers of energy efficient and low maintenance windows & doors.

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  • Fleet and Compliance Assistant

    This well-established family logistics organisation is looking for a motivated and conscientious individual to join the team. It is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a continually expanding company with the potential to progress and develop.

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  • Apprentice Customer Advisor

    The apprentice will handle customer enquiries via incoming and outgoing telephone calls and book service visits whilst identifying and ordering spare parts and accessories. Ownership will be taken of customer enquiries and follow through to completion.

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