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  • Sandwell Council investing in the future with Apprenticeships

    • 15 May 2024
    • Sandwell Council

    Sandwell Council talk about their commitment to apprenticeships and we highlight Jack's journey ...

  • Abbey Collings - Project Manager

    • 11 Mar 2024
    • Herefordshire Council

    Abbey has spoken to us about her experience completing an apprenticeship in Project Management! Find out more about why she chose an apprenticeship and how it helped her!

  • Sukhraj Nijjar - Youth Employment Support Officer

    • 7 Feb 2024
    • Fiona Narburgh

    Sukhraj is a Youth Employment Support Officer at the City of Wolverhampton Council. Find out about the apprenticeship he completed and how it helped develop his skills and confidence ...

  • Ross Cook - Corporate Director

    • 2 Feb 2024
    • Ross Cook

    Ross progressed through his career and is now a Corporate Director at Herefordshire Council. Find out what apprenticeship Ross did, and how he progressed through his career.

  • Lexie Williams - HR Administrator

    • 29 Jan 2024
    • Fiona Narburgh

    Find out how a Business Administration apprenticeship can be completed for a variety of roles! Lexie found her career in HR ...

  • Apprenticeships in Local Government

    • 29 Jan 2024
    • Chloe Herrmann

    WMJobs is a great place to search for a career with purpose, where you can make a real difference through an apprenticeship in local government! Find out how ...

  • What is an apprenticeship?

    • 26 Jan 2024
    • Hiba Bukhari

    Apprenticeships are becoming more popular, but what are they and who can do an apprenticeship? Find out more ...

  • Careers in Local Government

    • 25 Jan 2024
    • WMJobs

    Find out more about the endless career opportunities available across Local Government at WMJobs.

  • Introducing a new feature: Upload your CV on WMJobs!

    • 14 Dec 2023
    • Faisal Saeed from West Midlands Employers

    WMJobs has launched a new feature for you to be visible to recruiters across the West Midlands who will actively search for talented individuals like you! Find out more now ...

  • Tommy - Changing careers to become a Social Worker

    • 10 Nov 2023
    • Frontline

    Tommy, a former public policy professional, found himself at a crossroads in his career. He wanted a deeper connection with the people affected by the policies he helped shape. The desire to understand the daily challenges faced by disadvantaged communities led him to embark on a remarkable journey into the world of social work by joining the Frontline programme.

  • How to become an Occupational Therapist (OT)

    • 10 Nov 2023

    WM ADASS and West Midlands Employers have developed a Local Authority Occupational Therapist (OT) Career Pathway highlighting careers across the specialism ...

  • WMJobs at the Stoke-on-Trent Job Fair

    • 24 Oct 2023
    • Rebecca Collins - West Midlands Employers Associate

    WMJobs joined forces with Stoke-on-Trent City Council on the 22nd of September 2023 at the Bet365 Stadium. Find out more about the day here!

  • The National Graduate Development Programme (NGDP)

    • 16 Oct 2023

    The National Graduate Development Programme (NGDP) is the Local Government Association’s (LGA) flagship national graduate programme for local government.

  • Pathways to Planning Graduate Scheme

    • 7 Oct 2023

    Pathways to Planning – the Local Government Association’s (LGAs) new scheme - equipping graduates to become the next generation of local government planners.

  • Social Work Apprenticeship Degree

    • 13 Sep 2023
    • Coventry City Council

    The routes to become a qualified Social Worker have increased over recent years - find out more about the Social Work Apprenticeship Degree from recent graduates in Coventry!

  • Your next career move!

    • 10 Aug 2023
    • Lucy Hall at West Midlands Employers

    Are you currently in the public sector, but want a different experience in another department? Or are you currently in the private sector and want to make the move to Local Government? Find out our best advice to support you in changing careers.

  • Paul - Street Scene Operative

    • 31 May 2023
    • Fiona Narburgh

    "I feel valued here and get to make a difference every day in my community." - Do you want a career where you valued every day? Find out more about Paul's career at Stafford Borough Council!

  • Rachel - Social Worker

    • 24 May 2023
    • Fiona Narburgh

    Do you know what a Social Worker does? Find out more from Rachel at Solihull!

  • Monica - Digital Adoption Training & Coordination Officer

    • 18 May 2023
    • Fiona Narburgh

    Find out more about Monica's role... you'll be surprised - it has nothing to do with adopting children!

  • Adrian Crowe - Park Ranger

    • 10 May 2023
    • Fiona Narburgh

    Being a Park Ranger at Solihull is nothing like being a Lone Ranger. Find out more what the team at Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council does...