Business Support Apprentice

This Apprenticeship involves providing administrative support within the Business Support service area of the Shared Revenues Partnership (SRP), which delivers Revenues and Benefits Services on behalf of Ipswich, Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils. The post is varied and includes tasks such as ICT support, website publications and e-form administration.

This Apprenticeship involves providing administrative support within the Business Support service area of the Shared Revenues Partnership (SRP), which delivers Revenues and Benefits Services on behalf of Ipswich, Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils. The post is varied and includes tasks such as ICT support, website publications and e-form administration.

As an Apprentice in our busy department, you will gain valuable experience in carrying out a range of administrative duties, whilst working towards a recognised Advanced Apprenticeship qualification. Working in a confidential environment, your role will involve system administration for core Revenues and Benefits systems, form design and website administration for the SRP service area.

This Apprenticeship is a Monday-Friday role, and is based at Grafton House in Ipswich, with remote working.

You will have 5 GCSE’s at grade A*-C including English & Maths, have the motivation to do well and not be afraid to put new ideas forward.

You will be well organised, have good written & verbal communication skills and be a positive, flexible team player. You will be committed to successfully completing a Level 3 Apprenticeship in Business Administration.

DBS clearance is required for this role.

This post is offered on a fixed term basis for 18 months.

As well as a competitive salary, the Council offers Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) membership, subsidised parking for work and leisure, public transport discounts, free swimming and gym membership, cycle purchase scheme, learning and development opportunities, flexible working opportunities, wellbeing support, lifestyle benefits and the opportunity to work with great colleagues.

For more information about this role please contact Christina Morley on 01473 432678 or via email christina.morley@ipswich.gov.uk.

Please download the Job Description and Person Specification to find out more about this role: Job Description and Person Specification

The selection process will be an interview. Interviews will be held on 5th April 2024.

The assessment interview process will be carried out remotely via Microsoft Teams or in person.

Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to interview candidates who meet the essential criteria prior to the closing date and / or to close the opportunity to applicants once we receive sufficient applications.

Please note CVs are not accepted.

Location

Grafton House, Ipswich

Salary

£14,261

Application closing date

22nd March 2024
 

Job type

37 hours per week

Fixed Term for 18 months

Requisition reference

REQ00802

Office

Ipswich Borough Council

Grafton House
15-17 Russell Road
Ipswich,
IP1 2DE

Contact Us

  • 01473 432000