Civil Service Fast Track Apprenticeships : Business
What is the Civil Service Fast Track Apprenticeship?
The Civil Service Fast Track is a 2-year, level 4 apprenticeship. It offers you a permanent job in the Civil Service. You can choose one of 6 apprenticeships, each within a Civil Service profession, so whatever your interests there’s a career that’s right for you.
Civil Service Fast Track actively encourages applicants of all ages and backgrounds to apply.
The Civil Service supports the government to implement its policies and to deliver public services across the UK. Civil servants are working to make everyone healthier, safer and more prosperous.
What is the Fast Track Business Apprenticeship?
The Fast Track Business Apprenticeship scheme offers a wide variety of posts central to the work of the Civil Service. You’ll be working in an exciting and fast-paced environment, developing valuable skills in organising, planning and problem-solving. A Fast Track Business Apprentice helps to bring people together and supports teams to achieve their best.
Salary and other benefits
Working for the Civil Service you will enjoy:
? a starting salary of £19,500 to £27,000
? a great network of apprentices of all ages
? access to a range of sports and social clubs
? flexible working arrangements
? a competitive pension.
What are we looking for?
We want people who are well organised, enjoy problem solving and have good communication skills. All of these skills will be developed further during your apprenticeship.
We would like you to have:
? a real interest in the way an organisation operates
? a desire to help the organisation achieve its objectives
? an appreciation of how your work contributes to providing a vital service to the public
? a readiness to reflect on your performance, and learn and improve
? a strong team spirit and a desire to support others.
What qualifications do you need to apply?
If you are over 18 you’ll need 5 GCSEs at grade C and above, or the new grade 4 and above, including English Language and Maths, or equivalent. (Or expect to have these qualifications by 31 August 2018.)
If you are under 18 you’ll also need to hold a Level 3 qualification.
Please check you meet the general entry requirements, such as age, nationality and residency.
How to apply
Apply with your details and complete 4 short online tests. If you successful at the online stage, we will invite you to join us at one of our centres in Newcastle or London for a half-day assessment.
Your reasonable travel costs will be reimbursed.
We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader, working with applicants with specific needs to ensure everyone performs at their best.