||Have you considered the variety of apprenticeships which Local Government can offer you?
Maidstone Borough Council are looking to recruit hard working and committed candidates for their apprenticeship scheme. Successful applicants will be enthusiastic to learn and develop their talents within business administration.
Our one year Apprenticeship Scheme offers an excellent opportunity to get your foot onto the career ladder and gain an insight into the services the Council offers. You will attend training workshops and workplace assessments to help you achieve either an intermediate or advanced level qualification, and in return we will provide invaluable work experience.
Maidstone Borough Council have various Business Administration apprenticeships available within the following departments at the Council:
Mid Kent Enforcement Service
Maidstone Museum Exhibitions, Events and Marketing
Planning and Development Business Management
Mid Kent Audit
Within the various departments of the Council amongst teams, the workload will include the following duties:
Answering the telephone; taking messages and dealing with enquiries where appropriate.
Data entry onto secure access databases
Filing, scanning and dealing with post
Creating business documents including emails
Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship; opportunities will be given to apply for full time permanent roles within the council, where available.
Educated to GCSE A-C standard or equivalent, the successful candidates must be computer literate, hardworking and possess good communication skills.
Assessment day 4th October