Become an Apprentice – start your career now and earn while you learn!
Are you keen to join our workforce and earn while you learn?
Are you looking to gain valuable experience that will make your CV stand out above the rest?
If you are looking to start your career in a supportive environment and develop essential skills to improve your employability, then an apprenticeship at Waverley Borough Council is for you.
We are based at a Local Government Authority building in Farnham, Surrey. Our vision is that Waverley will be environmentally, economically and financially sustainable with healthy, inclusive communities and housing available for all who need it. Working in Local Government in the above role is a great kick start to you career, will give you insight into how local government works and will give you the skills to develop a career in either the public or the private sector.
During your time with us you will work with experienced colleagues, gaining job-specific transferable skills, earning a wage including holiday pay, as well as studying towards a nationally recognised qualification with Waverley Training Services. You will receive all the great benefits that being an employee in the public sector brings and more.
To become an apprentice, you can hit the ground running if you’ve got GCSE grades A*-C or grades 9-4 in Maths, English or IT. But if you don’t, then don’t worry, you can complete these functional skills modules alongside your qualification.
Please note this vacancy is based at the following address:
Farnham Memorial Hall
What you will earn:
During the first year of your qualification, you will be paid £237.69 per week, £12,360 per annum for a 37-hour week. 20% of this time will be protected for your learning so you earn whilst you learn.
In the second year, your earnings will increase to £367.31 per week, £19,100 per annum at current rates.
You will be paid monthly on the 15th of the month, and you will receive generous holiday allowances including 3 extra days between Christmas and New Year.
Find out more:
For an informal discussion contact Graham Smith, Waverley Training Services Data and Administration manager, or Adele O’Sullivan, Waverley Training Services Centre Manager, on 01252 725872.
This post is a full-time role. However, all applications will be considered.
We do not accept CVs without a completed application form. Strictly no agencies please.
Closing date for applications: 9:00am on Monday 16 May 2022.
Interview date: Tuesday 24 May 2022 at Farnham Memorial Hall.
Please note that we do not accept applications after the closing date