Housing Modern Apprentice(FIF07375)

Fife Council

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Job Description

Contract Duration: Temporary for up to 23 months

Salary: 50% of FC4/ 80% FC4 with progression bars

Interview Date: Week Commencing Monday 18 July 2017

"Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the attached Job Pack. These explain the job role and the type of person we are looking for. The main terms and conditions of employment are also available via the above link."

 Fife Council is committed to creating employment and training opportunities for the young people of Fife. These modern apprenticeship roles are just part of this commitment. We will advertise further modern apprenticeship and traineeship roles here as they become available.

A Modern Apprenticeship is a work-based training programme that leads to an industry approved qualification. The training can be both on and off-the-job, which means Modern Apprentices (MAs) learn the right mix of skills, abilities and knowledge.

As a Housing MA, you can expect to gain an understanding of the customer journey from homeless, to gaining a new home from various landlords, caring for the home during the tenancy and managing the estates the houses sit in.

Fife Council pays the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate to employees earning less than £8.33 per hour. If the hourly rate of pay for the post is less than the Scottish Local Government Living Wage Rate a supplement will be paid.



These vacancies are restricted to applicants who currently live in Fife. You must also be aged between 16 and 24 as at the 31st July 2015.

You should have a minimum 3 Standard Grades at general level 3/4, to include English and Maths OR 3 Intermediate 1's, to include Maths and English OR equivalent Core Skills at SCQF level 4 OR 3 National 4s, to include English and Maths.

hyperlink to the SCQF Framework www.scqf.org.uk/framework-diagram


You will support the staff carrying out work with our tenants and prospective tenants, through job shadowing, small projects and limited contact with customers over the phone and by letter. You will help maintain the records on customers and properties using Housing Management Information Systems.

The Individual

We are looking for MAs who wish to work with customers with wide ranging needs, usually in a home environment. You should therefore be confident, open-minded and ready to provide support not judgement.

In Fife Council How We Work Matters and you will be responsible for being a role model by displaying and promoting behaviours that are expected of all Council employees:

Take ownership Focus on customers Work together Embrace technology & information Deliver results


For Further Information Please Contact: Louise Sutherland, 03451 55 55 55 + Ext 444510 (Direct Line) or e-mail Louise.Sutherland@fife.gov.uk

Please Click Here to be directed to the Recruitment Page of our Fifedirect site for information on Fife Council's Recruitment and Selection processes.


Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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