DNA - meaning

the fundamental and
distinctive characteristics
or qualities of someone.

You can’t teach it… It just is.
DNA is yours Digital?

What is Digital DNA?

Your Digital DNA is what drives you, the qualities you have that make you, you!

You are passionate and have a desire to learn more, grow your skills and challenge yourself.

You want to be the best at what you do and choose to gain that experience through on the job training and mentoring.

You value the experience an apprenticeship can give you and the doors this can open to help you achieve your full potential.

Why an Apprenticeship in the digital and creative sector?

The creative and digital sectors are rapidly evolving, particularly in the Northwest, with the growth of the Northern Quarter, MediaCityUK and relocation of media giants the BBC and Google to Manchester. MIDAS has confirmed that no other city in Europe has invested as much in the creative and digital sector over the last few years with an estimated £3.5billion investment into this exciting and rapidly growing industry.

Manchester is thriving and to ensure we can keep up this momentum, we need talented people like you to fulfill the job roles being created by hundreds of ambitious startups within sectors across the Northwest. There are so many amazing opportunities for you to start a career in this exciting industry. If digital is in your DNA, then get in touch today.

It’s in my DNA – I want to be an Apprentice

Many young people have already seen the benefits of not only becoming an apprentice, but of joining this exciting industry.

Meet a few of the guys and girls who absolutely have Digital in their DNA

I am an employer

There are so many reasons why companies from the creative and digital sectors should be considering the engagement of apprentices within their organisations.

David Eccles, Managing Director of thisisLDA told us why engaging with apprenticeships is key to growth of this thriving sector.

"One of the reasons we are engaging with apprenticeships in the Northwest, is that it gives us access to a fantastic pool of raw talent."

The National Apprenticeship Service

The National Apprenticeship Service (NAS) is part of the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) and supports, funds and co-ordinates the delivery of Apprenticeships throughout England. They are responsible for increasing the number of Apprenticeship opportunities and providing a dedicated, responsive service for both employers and learners.

This includes, Find an Apprenticeship.This is an online system where employers can advertise their Apprenticeship job vacancies and potential apprentices can search and apply. For more information about the National Apprenticeship Service, Click here

Digital DNA Partners

  • Manchester Academy
  • GMCG