As discussed elsewhere on this website, higher and degree apprenticeships are an excellent way of earning while you're learning.
Milkround shows many opportunities.
You can study a HE course (such as a HNC or HND, level 4 or 5 course) without going to a university. Many colleges around the UK offer these options. They are usually cheaper than degrees and you can still live at home!
For many young people, getting a job is all they want to do after their A-Levels or other level 3 course. But knowing where to start can be a bit tricky. Click on the pic for some advice.
For those who are trying to decide between these 2 options , this page by Prospects can give some great advice.
Click on the pic to see my blog article on choosing between uni and apprenticeships.