Apprenticeships

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Do you want to learn how to do a job, gain valuable skills, qualifications and get paid? then an apprenticeship may be the right choice for you.

Potential is what interests us; we are committed to helping people unlock their talent and grow.

Currently, Bexley is working with apprenticeships in the following areas:

  • Administration
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Customer Service
  • Accountancy
  • Management
  • Housing
  • Building Control
  • Environmental Conservation
  • Teaching and Learning Support

Applicants must be prepared to combine their on-the-job learning whilst working towards a recognised qualification.

All apprentices are employed from day one on a fixed term contract. Successful applicants receive the same benefits as any other new employee. Most apprentices progress on to higher levels or employment at the end of the scheme.

Apprenticeship level Duration of scheme Annual salary
2 12 months £7,845.00
3 18 months £13,728.00

Who should apply?

Anyone who has:

  • at least 5 GCSEs A-F (including Maths and English) or equivalent
  • a keen interest in Local Government
  • enthusiasm to learn on the job
  • the determination to gain a formal qualification
  • priority is given to Bexley residents

Set criteria may apply for certain roles. These are listed on the placement descriptions for the individual apprenticeships.

To apply please use the apprenticeship application form with the name of the vacancy you wish to apply for.  

Level 3 Apprenticeship in Paralegal x 2

Duration: 24 months
Qualification: Paralegal Apprenticeship Standard which includes CILEx Level 3 Diploma in Providing Legal Services
Location: Civic Offices, 2 Watling Street, Bexleyheath, DA6 7AT 
Department: Legal
Hours: 36 per week (with release to college as required) - Monday to Friday
Salary: £ 13,728 per annum 
Closing date: Thursday 25 October 2018
Interview date: Friday 2 November 2018

Level 2 Apprenticeship in Customer Service

Duration: 12 months
Qualification: Level 2 Customer Service 
Location: St Fidelis Catholic Primary School, Bexley Road, Erith, DA8 3HQ
Hours: 36 per week (with release to college as required) - Monday to Friday
Salary: £7,845 per annum