Business Administration Apprentice - Business Support

Location
4 Ednam Road, Dudley
Salary
£5.60 per hour
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Job Ref
Dudley000003024
Contract Type
Apprentice
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

NOT GOING TO UNI? See what Dudley Council has to offer

Want to learn and work at the same time? Apprenticeships in Dudley

Dudley Council apprentices develop professional skills, knowledge and confidence and an opportunity to gain a recognised qualification through its Apprenticeship Programme.  Dudley Council is recognised as the highest recruiter of apprentices in the Black Country.   

So if you are interested here are 5 good reasons to start your Apprenticeship with Dudley Council:- 

  • A real alternative to University
  • Earn while you learn
  • Gain qualifications
  • Improve your prospects
  • Perfect start to your career

We are looking to recruit a Business Admin Apprentice for Business Support. The apprentice will learn processes to support the Trading Standards, Environmental Health and Highways Teams by learning general administration support principles, including scanning and indexing documents, general postal duties and information recording.

Fixed Term Contract for 14 Months

An Apprenticeship with Dudley MBC will give you the opportunity to gain 'hands on' experience in the workplace whilst getting paid. The work you undertake in this role will support you towards completing a Level 2 apprenticeship in Business & Administration.

The Benefits of an Apprenticeship:

  • Learning while you work
  • Developing practical skills & knowledge
  • Gaining job learning from other team members

We can offer:

  • Training, development & work experience
  • Recognised Level 2 apprenticeship
  • Paid annual leave & flexible working hours
  • A good support network throughout your apprenticeship

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • No experience is required as full training will be provided.
  • GCSE's in Maths & English grade D or above/equivalent Functional
    skills level 1.
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good IT Skills
  • Commitment to further development through training

If you are interested in applying for this position please see attached job description & person specification.

This post is subject to a Basic Criminal Record Check.

NB. We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications.

Online application forms will only be accepted for this vacancy, online facilities for jobs are available at public libraries within the Dudley Borough.

If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application please contact the HR Resourcing Team via HR.Resourcing@dudley.gov.uk. If you are experiencing a problem whilst applying for a position, please follow the link below to the WM Jobs Help Page in the first instance; https://www.wmjobs.co.uk/staticpages/20563/help/ If the WM Jobs Help Page does not resolve your issue then please contact the HR Resourcing Team via HR.Resourcing@dudley.gov.uk 

The Council will check the information that you have provided against any details already held for accuracy and completeness. The Council will check, share and cross match your information both internally within the council and with external organisations to protect public funds and prevent or detect crime, only where the law allows us to do so. The Council’s full Privacy and Disclaimer Statement can be accessed on the website at http://www.dudley.gov.uk/

For an informal discussion please contact 01384 811300 (option 2) or email: apprenticeship@dudley.gov.uk .

For further information about Apprenticeships with Dudley MBC and the training involved, please visit our Apprenticeship microsite http://dudleycouncilapprenticeshipacademy.co.uk/

Supporting documents
Job Description
Person specification