This is a 15/18 month fixed term contract and you will get 24 days paid annual leave. You will be fully supported and mentored through your apprenticeship and will be given time, whilst at work, to complete your course work with a dedicated assessor.
You will benefit from a generous local government salary related pension, and a variety of other benefits. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of. This can be found via MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under-represented groups.
Our Apprenticeship scheme offers a valuable opportunity for you to gain professional experience, get excellent training, meet new people and earn a salary. You will gain the skills and training to be part of a recognised professional role that really makes things happen for the people in Surrey, whilst receiving guidance and career support every step of the way.
About the role
A great opportunity has arisen for an energetic apprentice to join the My Helpdesk Team within Business Operations at Surrey County Council.
We are looking for fresh new talent from all walks of life who can flourish with us here at Surrey. We're not focused on your qualifications or work experience, but on whether you have drive, commitment and ideas. We have already had a large number of apprentices successfully complete our scheme and many have gone on to secure roles within the Council.
You get the opportunity to support and work alongside all of the colleagues within the My Helpdesk Team and, as well as receiving guidance and support from a fun and friendly team, you will have a buddy network of like-minded apprentices to lean on. This is a varied role and you will have the chance to make it your own, whilst we will provide you with all the knowledge and training you require to be successful. The work you do will reinforce your learning, providing evidence-based experiences to support your qualification.
To be considered for shortlisting, you will be able to evidence in your application:
- Great attitude and passionate about making a difference
- Commitment and willingness to learn
- Basic IT Skills
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to organise and prioritise your time and workload
For more information please find attached to the bottom of this advert a full job profile.
For an informal discussion contact Colin Adams by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to receiving your application.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on 31st January 2020.
Interviews will take place week commencing 3rd February 2020.