About us

Our commitment to you

To deliver an outstanding teaching & learning experience to every learner, every time

Paragon Skills is an award winning national apprenticeship provider supporting over 4,000 learners through their training, and 1,500 organisations to deliver apprenticeships across their businesses in a high quality, consistent way. Our industry-leading programmes have been collaboratively developed with our clients embedding their organisational strategy, culture, vision and values.

High-quality apprenticeship delivery is our mantra and ensures all our activity aligns with our pledge, “to deliver an outstanding teaching & learning experience to every learner, every time”.

Our client needs and learner experiences are at the heart of our business. Paragon Skills are proud to achieve some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry which is a testimony to our commitment to quality and impactful learning and support. Our extensive experience across multiple specialisms has contributed to our overall achievement rate of 71.4% (2018/19) exceeding the national average of 63%.

Paragon Skills is currently rated as an Ofsted Grade 2 Good provider with aspirations to achieve Grade 1 Outstanding.

Our Apprentices are an integral part of our business and we’re heavily invested in their professional training & development. We’ve seen the positive impact that our Apprentices have had, not only to long-term goals of the business but in building their own successful careers.


The teams at Paragon Skills are passionate about delivering meaningful learning and live by our “Five E’s” which guide our approach to our work.


Wake up every morning feeling proud & passionate about what you do


Create energy & inspiration among our learners, clients & colleagues


Have a team confident in their own ability to challenge intelligently


Colleagues who make things happen by delivering on our pledge


Build an experienced, qualified team who champion new ways of working

Accolades our team are extremely proud of

We work as a team towards our set goals and in-line with the company ethos and it shows it the awards that we have received both as a training provider and individual members of our team.


We are extremely proud of every nomination, and know that it is down to the amazing work every one of our teams puts in on a daily basis. Here is a list of the awards we have won as a training provider and the individuals that work with us this year to date.

  • BKSB – Functional skills English Teacher of the Year
  • Training provider of the year – Legal, finance & accounting training provider of the year

Honourable nomination mentions so far this year

  • BKSB – Provider of the Year Finalist 2020
  • BKSB – Functional skills – Maths Teacher of the Year Finalist 2020

Awards & Recognitions