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What Work Cambridgeshire & Rutland 2016 Qualifications Which Qualifications? Use the chart below to find which level you are at and where you can go next. D-G GCSE A*-C A Level Higher Education Framework for Higher Education Qualifications Certificates of higher education & HNCs Vocational Qualifications Diplomas of higher education, Foundation degrees & HNDs Bachelor degrees, PGCE, graduate diplomas & certificates Higher Traineeships Apprenticeship Intermediate Advanced Higher Foundation Entry Level Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5 Level 6 Pathways into work There is more than one pathway to a job. If you’re a ‘hands on’ person then consider an apprenticeship. Go for sixth form or college if they offer the right subjects. Either route could lead to higher education. Perhaps you need a little extra support to get you on the right track – which could lead to your dream job! Apprenticeships Getting paid while you learn might sound too good to be true but as an apprentice that’s exactly what you’d do. Did you know there are 1,200 different job roles to choose from? You can build up your knowledge and skills and gain qualifications while earning at the same time. There are around 25,000 UK apprenticeship vacancies at any one time 18 What will you do? A-Z of apprenticeships includes: