Tourism Project Administration Apprentice

Dover District Council
£205.76 - £273.81 per week
19 Sep 2018
23 Nov 2018
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Weekly wage £205.76 - £273.81

  • Working week Monday to Friday. 9.00am - 5.15pm. 1 hour lunch break (unpaid).

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration 2 years

  • Possible start date 21 Jan 2019

  • Date posted 19 Sep 2018

  • Distance 65.6 miles

  • Apprenticeship level Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number VAC001454469

  • Positions 1 available

  • Requirements and prospects Desired skills
    • Good organisational skills and time management
    • Computer literate with an experience of Microsoft Word and Outlook
    • Ability to communicate professionally - both written and oral
    Personal qualities
    • Flexible approach to work and participate as a strong team player
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Willingness to strive for excellence
    • Ability to show continuous improvement and demonstrate a willingness to use initiative with unpredictable issues and problems
    • Reliable
    • Approachable
    • Punctual
    • Driven and a positive attitude
    • Motivated and organised
    • Good attention to detail
    • Ability to use you own initiative
    • Someone who is well presented and polite
    Desired qualifications
    • This is a higher-level apprenticeship, so you'll need at least 2 A ‘levels (or equivalent) in any subject
    Future prospects

    Potential for full time employment for the right candidate.

    There are opportunities to progress from a Level 2 to a Level 3 qualification

    Many employers retain apprentices in full/part time positions

    The Qualifications you gain can also help you to get into higher education or other employment

    Being an apprentice gives you the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification and developing professional skills whilst earning a salary, inside some of Kent's best companies.

    Once the Apprenticeship has been achieved you will have the skills, abilities and experience to update and enhance your CV, to make it attractive to potential employers.

    Things to consider

    ***The employer has asked that you do not contact them directly. Doing so could jeopardise your application***

    If you do not meet the criteria for this position, your application will not be considered.

    National Minimum Wage

    From 1st April 2018, the NMW for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour. This applies to 16 - 18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.
    The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.


    We will be interviewing candidates who meet the criteria as they apply and will recruit after a successful interview which may be before the closing date.

    Reality Check

    You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst awaiting for your first wages to be paid.

    Travel Information

    Mostly based at Dover District Council main office at, Whitfield, which can be accessed by a regular bus service from Dover town.

    Generally the working week will be Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm although there may be the requirement to start earlier or finish later within the 37.5 hours.

    Included within the working hours are protected time for study towards your apprenticeship if and as required. If you do not have any study to undertake then you will work as normal.

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