Sustainable Travel Project Management Apprenticeship - 12853

Recruiter
City of York Council
Location
York
Salary
£207.20 - £260.00 per week
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
24 Sep 2017
Ref
VAC001306946
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
October
Duration
Permanent
Weekly wage £207.20 - £260.00

  • Working week Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, 37hrs per week

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration 24 months

  • Possible start date 02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted 08 Sep 2017

  • Distance 219.3 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001306946

  • Positions 1 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills

    Skills required

    • Good IT skills, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and databases
    • Good planning and organisational skills
    • Ability to pick up new skills and eagerness to learn
    • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
    • Experience of using a range of social media channels would be beneficial
    • Interest of experience of project management

    Other important skills

    • A creative individual
    • Has a passion for sustainable transport and the environment
    • With great organisational skills
    • With an eagerness to learn you
    Personal qualities

    Personal qualities

    • A proven interest in sustainable travel and the environment
    • A proven interest in marketing, communications, media or information campaigns
    • Confidence to communicate and network effectively with a wide range of individuals including senior managers, customers and external agencies
    • Ability to work flexibly and as part of a team
    Qualifications required

    Desired Qualifications
    A minimum of 2 ‘A' levels (or equivalent) at grade C or above or equivalent level 3 qualification
    Plus a minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade C or above, including Maths and English

    Due to the eligibility criteria for this apprenticeship, we can only accept applications from those who do not already hold qualifications at the same or higher level in project management.

    Future prospects Higher level apprenticeships will last for 24 months, and as well as providing an NVQ at level 4 and key skills qualifications (if needed) during this period, it will also give experience of working in a varied role in a diverse organisation. There may be opportunity to progress to a permanent post but this is not guaranteed. Things to consider Important Information “QA's apprenticeship programmes may be funded in part by the European Union through the European Social Fund, which supports the development of employment opportunities and a skilled workforce.”