Chesterfield Apprenticeship Provider Network

Derbyshire Adult Community Education (DACES)

Services for apprentices and employers:

Derbyshire Adult Community Education Service (DACES) offers apprenticeships that are designed in collaboration with employers to ensure that they grow a more skilled workforce.

DACES can support employers through the entire recruitment process so that they are sure to match the apprentice with the roles required within the workforce. This includes advertising vacancies, support with shortlisting and interviews.

They offer apprentices pre interview guidance and support to enable them to have the best opportunity to gain employment. If unsuccessful they can offer feedback and courses in employability, confidence and maths and English.

All apprentices are visited in the workplace and supported throughout their apprenticeship journey. Employers are also provided with on-going support to ensure their apprentice is progressing and on-track to complete their training.

DACES are a large provider for Derbyshire County Councils apprenticeship offer and are proud of the high success of apprentices securing permanent roles and promotions within the council.

Sectors they provide training for:

DACES offer a wide range of apprenticeship Standards across several different industries, including but not limited to:

• Adult Care Worker L2
• Lead Adult Care Worker L3
• Business Administrator L3
• Customer Service Practitioner L2
• Teaching Assistant L3
• Production Chef L2
• Early Years Educator L3
• Team Leader/Supervisor L3
• Employability Practitioner L4
• School Business Professional L4
• Learning Mentor L3

For further information and enquiries:

Employers looking to recruit an apprentice email:

All apprenticeships with Derbyshire County Council are advertised on or you can search on the Derbyshire County Council website for current vacancies on Derbyshire – Jobs and careers  

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