Register your interest on www.ifsapprenticeships.ie
Identify suitable roles for each apprenticeship level.
Review suitable candidates - internal and external.
Candidate selection options: 1. New hires 2. Pre-screened candidate 3. Current employees
Selection and recruitment process.
Access to new talent pipeline. Upskill/reskill existing employees
New hires in relevant roles/ pre-screened candidates with relevant qualifications/ existing employees movign into relevant roles.
IFS Apprenticeship Highlights from 1st intake of IFS Apprentices - 90% retention rate - 100% pass rate in year 1 assessmetn/exams - 100% plan to remain in the sector
Government funded training for apprentices and mentors
An IFS Apprenticeship is a two year, nationally accredited work-based programme designed to meet employers needs, tackle the skills shortages in entry level roles and specialist level roles. IFS Apprentices will gain a recognised professional qualification at levels 6 & 8 on the National Framework of Qualifications. INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMMES: IFS Associate - Higher Certificate in International Financial Services (Level 6). IFS Specialist - Higher Diploma in Financial Services Analytics (Level 8)
This apprenticeship is aimed at school leavers (who have attained their leaving certificate results) or mature learners who may not have considered a career in a financial services company. Learners who participate on the programme will be at least 18 years of ago. This minimum age requirement is in response to the selection policy of organistions who operate in this sector. IFS Associate level apprentices will study for a Higher Certificate in International Finanancial Services with an approximate salary of €23K and undertake a two year fixed term contract in an IFS organisation in a relevant role.
The Higher Diploma in Financial Service Analytics is aimed at graduates of all disciplines. The objective of this IFS Specialist Apprenticeship is to provide an entry point to the International Financial Services sector for people with significant work experience and/or previous qualifications. The remuneration package on offer for the IFS Specialist Apprenticeship is a salary of €32K and a two year fixed term contract in a relevant role in an IFS organisation. This level of apprenticeship will open up the Financial Services sector to learners and employees who heretofore may not have considered a career in this sector.