About this job

Fixed Term 18-24 months

Salary: £3.30 per hour

An opportunity has arisen for an Apprenticeship based at Mid Devon District Council working in our Housing Repairs Technical Support Team. The successful candidate will be working within a small but busy office environment. You will be involved in a range of administrative functions such as sorting and opening the post for the council, scanning documents into an electronic workflow system, taking and dealing with calls from tenants and providing administrative support to repairs supervisors and surveyors.

The successful candidate will undertake the majority of their training at Mid Devon District Council. This will include on the job training as well as working towards a Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration. You will gain experience of using Microsoft applications, general office administration and there will also be the opportunity to gain experience in both customer service and technical support.

Training on the apprenticeship programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully funded by government. Training for apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers to make a part or full contribution.

A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete academic/employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.

To find out more

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Rosie Williams, Building Services Office Manager, on 01884 233002.

For full details please see the job description and person specification

The job description refers to the level of competencies required for this post. For an explanation of what this means please see core competencies.

How to apply

Visit our website at: www.middevon.gov.uk for full application details, or alternatively for an application pack, please contact:

Human Resources, Mid Devon District Council, Phoenix House, Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6PP

Tel:     (01884) 255255 or (01884) 234331 – out of hours answerphone service

E-Mail: opportunities@middevon.gov.uk

Please download an application form, save onto your computer, complete and send it to us at opportunities@middevon.gov.uk quoting the post number and vacancy number below.

CLOSING DATE  30 September 2016 at 1.00 pm
POST NUMBER  HB29
VACANCY NUMBER      2016058

Committed to Equality of Opportunity, we welcome applications from all sections of the community

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