Employer verified_user Nottingham City Council
Salary Please see below
Hours 37 hours per week
Contract Fixed term
Type Apprenticeship
Closing date 19/11/2019

Are you: • A Nottingham City resident? • Interested in earning money AND gaining a Nationally recognised qualification? • Wanting to work for a great Council that supports your development, will give you a great annual leave entitlement plus access to benefits saving you £££’s on things like holidays, cinema tickets, High Street vouchers and much more? • Passionate about making a difference to the City and people of Nottingham? If the answer is yes – we’ve got a fantastic opportunity for you!

We’re looking for committed and enthusiastic people to join our school ICT support team based in Top Valley, Nottingham

Principal duties and responsibilities

      1. To undertake a development programme leading to an Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) recognised Level 2 apprenticeship qualification

  1. To actively participate in your own development plan which will be agreed with the line manager and the assessor from the training provider
  2. To undertake study towards functional skills qualifications in English, Maths and/or IT, where applicable
  3. To achieve personal appraisal targets, as agreed by your line manager
  4. As directed, undertake a work programme to develop practical skills and knowledge of administrative, customer service and/or business support duties including:
  • Undertaking basic office duties such as message taking, processing mail, filing, photocopying, room booking
  • Dealing with basic written and verbal enquiries and requests in an effective and courteous manner
  • Using standard and service-specific software packages and systems to produce documents, update and maintain records, monitor contacts etc
  • Supporting the general work of the area e.g. by assisting with events, greeting and collecting visitors, setting up rooms
  • Completing service specific tasks in line with team processes and procedures
  1. To develop the general skills, attributes and behaviours required to make you “work ready” and to prepare you for a role in your chosen area of work. (eg communication, organisation and time management skills)
  2. To take part in meetings, supervision, training and other events to assist with your development, as requested by your manager
  3. To undertake any other duties in line with your grade and capabilities, as required

Nottingham City Council are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and we are striving to have a reflective workforce of the citizens we serve.

We have won a host of Employee Benefits Awards and are a leading employer of Apprentices with many moving on to sustainable employment after their Apprenticeship.

We are looking for Apprentices who will commit to our organisation, are able to demonstrate a great work ethic and want to develop and enhance their skills. Our apprenticeships will be located in different workplaces in different jobs across the city.

We welcome applications from all.

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU APPLY…

These roles are only available to people who live in Nottingham City. Check here to make sure you live within the city boundary and are eligible for these vacancies http://info.nottinghamcity.gov.uk/insightmapping/

The salaries for these posts start on National Minimum Wage. Your overall annual salary will be:

16-17 = £8,392.39 (£4.35ph)

18-20 = £11,865.11 (£6.15ph)

21 and over = £14,855.50 (£7.70ph)

Only after 12 months of service will salaries for over 25 year old apprentices rise to £15,839.44 (£8.21ph)

Our apprenticeships will be located across the city, are fixed term for a minimum of 13 months and are full time (37 hours per week). You will study a nationally recognised qualification at Level 2 in the subject relevant to the job.

Closing Date for vacancies –  Tuesday 19th November 2019

Interview Dates – Please make a note of these:

Functional Skills will take place on Monday 25th November 2019

If you are already qualified to level 2 or above in maths and English please bring evidence of this to the assessment day e.g. GCSE certificates.

Interviews will take place on the w/c 9th December

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