Hillingdon Council: Putting our residents first.
London’s second largest borough employs a team of thousands, who work tirelessly to ensure that we uphold our promise of ‘Putting our residents first.’ To become part of this team, join our apprenticeship program.Hillingdon Council is offering an exciting opportunity to earn while you learn!
At Hillingdon Council, we recognise that there are many paths to a career in the public sector and we are eager to develop your skills and guide you through to the next level.
Would you like the opportunity to earn while you learn and work for London’s second largest Borough? We are seeking enthusiastic and dynamic applicants for our Business Administrative Support Apprenticeship Program.
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About the Apprenticeship
We currently have 2 vacancies for Business Administrative Support Apprentices who will earn £234.75 per week (£12,207 annual salary) and a generous holiday allowance!At Hillingdon Council, we recognise that there are many paths to a career in the public sector and we are eager to develop your skills and guide you through to the next level.
Our program invites you to bring your unique skills and experience to our organisation, and promises to challenge you! No two days at Hillingdon are the same, and you will complete your apprenticeship with the confidence to tackle any role!
Gain the experience and qualifications sought by future employers and move your CV to the top of the pile.
About the Person
Apprentices will receive on-the-job training in a variety of disciplines, including customer service, communications and finance, combined with gaining the experience and technical skills required to stand out from the crowd.
This role will offer successful candidates an incredible opportunity to gain experience of working closely with different teams to meet the needs of our residents whilst achieving a professional qualification.
If you are looking for an exciting career with lots of variety, then this is an ideal path for you!
We welcome people of all ages to take advantage of our apprenticeship program. Whether you are at the beginning of your professional career or re-entering the workforce, we will want to hear from you!
This Business Administrative Support Apprenticeship Program is an ideal entry into the occupation and supports progression within the sector. If you have 3 grade A*-C GCSEs or equivalent in Maths and English, you will have the opportunity to achieve a level 3 Diploma in Business Administration.
An equivalent or higher level qualification in the same professional area (Business Administration) cannot be held.Assessments (followed by interviews): week commencing 5th August 2019, subject to change in accordance to business needs. Ready to make the next move?
Apply now!We offer a range of Company benefits. These vary according to the business area and role but may include:
- local government average salary pension scheme
- free parking (4 days a week) if based at the Civic Centre
- a 36-hour week for all full-time staff
- generous holiday entitlement: a minimum 25 days a year (plus bank holidays), rising to 28 days after five years' service. For more senior positions holiday entitlements can rise to a maximum of 36 days
- career breaks
- flexible working hours
- season ticket loan
- access to a Credit Union
- on-site staff restaurant at Civic Centre
- access to a wide range of training and courses
- discount on a variety of Adult Education courses run by the Council
- payment of professional fees where these are required
- discounts at council-owned leisure centres and swimming pools at Hillingdon (Uxbridge), Queensmead (South Ruislip), Highgrove (Ruislip) and Botwell Green (Hayes)
- cycle purchase scheme
- car sharing scheme
- 30% discount on green fees at council-owned golf courses
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