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Communications Apprentice

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£12,042 per year starting salary
Full-Time - 18 Month Fixed Term Contract
Late August / Early September Start

Are you interested in the media, both digital and traditional? Do you enjoy photography and filming? Are you creative, flexible, excited by news stories and current affairs, passionate about learning and enjoy being part of a team? If so, here is an exciting opportunity to take your first steps in the world of communications and PR.

As our Communications Apprentice you’ll be a member of the team that helps to tell the council's story in a clear, effective and attention-grabbing way.

During this 18 month programme, you will gain valuable experience in:

You will also undertake a training programme, in partnership with your learning provider, which will lead to an industry-standard apprenticeship in Business Administration.

To make the most of this opportunity, you will already be confident in creating quality written work that is free from spelling, grammatical and punctuation errors. We will help you build on these skills to kick start your career in communications and PR.

The small print:

This opportunity is open to anyone who has the right to live and work in England, is not currently enrolled on another apprenticeship or further / higher education programme and does not already hold a qualification at level 2 or above in Business Administration or a closely related subject.

We are recruiting now for a late August / early September start. We plan to accept applications up to 21 July 2019, but may close the opportunity early if we find a suitable candidate sooner. We strongly recommend you apply as soon as you can to avoid disappointment.

Employee benefits:

In return, we offer a generous employee benefits package, with a range of discounts, benefits and wellbeing incentives to suit everyone.

To apply:

Please click on the 'Apply Now' button above or the ‘Application Form’ link at the bottom of the page to complete your application online. Please ensure that the reference details you supply are for your current or most recent employer and that any gaps in employment are covered on your application form.

For an informal conversation or further information regarding the role, please email Allan Hambly, Communications Manager or call on 01293 438781.

Closing date: 21 July 2019
Proposed interview date: 6 August 2019
Please quote reference: XC12


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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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