This is a great opportunity for anybody looking to start a career within Local Government. We offer training, qualifications, real life experience and the opportunity to “earn while you learn”
We are looking to recruit apprentice post(s) within our Housing Benefits/ Council Tax Support team. Through a programme of training and learning the post holder will acquire the knowledge, skills and understanding necessary to fully perform the role.
You will be trained to deal with all aspects of the administration of Housing Benefits and Council Tax Support. This includes maintaining computerised records and dealing with routine claims, changes of circumstances, correspondence and customer enquiries over the telephone.
As well as gaining valuable work experience within Local Government you will work towards completing an NVQ Level 2 qualification in Business Administration. It is important that you have a good general standard of education, IT skills and an interest in working in a busy office environment in Local Government.
If you want to be part of an enthusiastic and forward thinking team, with a varied and challenging workload - we would like to hear from you.
(*the rate of pay is for apprentices aged 25 and over, for those aged 21 – 24 it is £7.05 per hour, for those aged 18 – 20 it is £5.60 per hour, and for those under 18 it is £4.05 per hour).
Employment is subject to a satisfactory Baseline Personnel Security (BPSS) check, which includes a verification of unspent criminal records.
We offer employees a friendly working environment, flexible working hours, a career average pension scheme and take pride in achieving Investors in People Gold standard.
North Norfolk District Council is committed to equality and diversity in employment and encourages applications from all sections of the community.
For an informal discussion please contact Emma Peck on 01263 516229.
Please note that we do not accept CVs unless accompanied by a fully completed application form. Please send all completed application forms to HR@north-norfolk.gov.uk
Interviews - Monday 5th or Tuesday 6th February 2018
Last updated: 12th January 2018