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Our programmes are about helping talented people to get experience in local government, gain an apprenticeship and get paid at the same time. They provide a great opportunity to start a new career. It may be your first step into the world of work, time for a change of direction or perhaps you’d like to develop your professional skills and knowledge..

Apprenticeship Types

We deliver a wide range of services. This means we offer apprenticeships in a variety of professions and at different levels.

The list of opportunities is steadily growing.

Whichever professional path you are keen to follow we are united by one aim: Constantly striving to make the lives of people living, working and visiting the town better. This is what makes our apprenticeships unique. If playing a part in that excites you, then one of our programmes could be right for you.

What you can expect?

Our programmes last for 12 months or longer, depending on the apprenticeship. They have lots to offer, including:

Your training will be flexible, tailored to your needs and the requirements that your apprenticeship must meet. Each module of your programme includes on the job and off the job training. You will attend face to face and online workshops, as well as spending time on self-study. You will have regular discussions with your line manager and assessor to review your progress and your individual development plan.

Once you have gained your apprenticeship, we will provide advice and guidance to help you further your career.

Who can apply?

We welcome applications from people of any background for our apprenticeships.

The key to your success is:

In addition you must:

Is an Apprenticeship Right for Me?

Test whether you would get the most out of one of our apprenticeships by taking our: Is It Right for Me? Questionnaire .

Disability Confident

We’re proud to be a Disability Confident employer. This means we are recognised for our support and retention of talented individuals with disabilities. This support applies to anyone on our Apprenticeship programmes. We’ll do everything we can to make sure you have the support and adjustments you need to get the most out of your time with us.

How do I apply for an apprenticeship?

We advertise all of our apprenticeship opportunities on the job vacancies page of our website and on the National Apprenticeship Service website .

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You can also keep up to date with our apprenticeship opportunities by signing up for email alerts .

There will be an online application form for each role. We will ask you to describe the qualities and experience you have that make you a good fit for the team you’d like to work in, and why you want to work with us at Crawley Borough Council.

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Human Resources & Organisational Development
Town Hall
The Boulevard
West Sussex RH10 1UZ

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Human Resources & Organisational Development
Town Hall
The Boulevard
West Sussex RH10 1UZ

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