- Location: Ayr
- N/A GBP
- Hours: Full Time
- Contact: Please see description
- Reference: SOA02553
MODERN APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITIES
BUSINESS AND ADMINISTRATION
As one of South Ayrshire’s largest employer we strongly believe in developing people to their full potential. Our Modern Apprenticeship Programme offers:Experience within a council service where you will carry out general clerical duties such as word processing, filing and spreadsheets. The opportunity to gain an SVQ Level 2 in Business and Administration A range of Modern Apprentice Challenges to further develop your skills
You will need:Excellent Verbal and Written communication skills Display competence in ICT Four qualifications at National 4 Level including English or Business and Administration or equivalent. An interest in working in Business and Administration
The Council provides a wide range of employability opportunities for people in South Ayrshire in order to support them in gaining experience, training and employment. We are committed to offering employability opportunities for young people and to comply with the conditions of funding from Skills Development Scotland applicants must be either 19 years of age or under, or, 24 years of age and under if you are care experienced and/or have additional support needs on the start date of 18 September 2017.
PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU DETAIL A MINIMUM OF TWO REFEREES ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM.
Please note that placements within schools are considered to be Regulated Work with children as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly the preferred candidate will be required to become a member of the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a Scheme member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made. If you wish further information on the PVG Scheme you can visit the Disclosure Scotland website at www.disclosurescotland.co.uk.
This programme is part of the council’s youth employability initiative.
The assessment centre/interviews will be on 4 & 6 September 2017.
If you would like further information, please contact Amy Duthie on 01292 612301.
The closing date for this post is Sunday 27 August 2017.
Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk