Full Time, 37 hours p/week, Fixed Term Employment Contract - 24 months, Potential to turn permanent on completion of Apprenticeship
Are you looking to become an Apprentice? Want to study and gain experience while being paid?
Wiltshire College & University Centre are currently seeking an Apprentice Executive Assistant to join our Senior Leadership Group through our Apprenticeship programme, completing a Level 3 Business Administration Diploma.
As post holder, your main responsibility will be to provide efficient and effective support to our Senior Executive Assistant and Leadership Group. Managing diaries, arranging meetings, answering routine correspondence, circling documentation and maintaining strict confidentiality at all times. The successful candidate will be committed to travelling to all four main campuses.
Initial Assessments will be required to be completed by the successful candidate by our Apprenticeships team to confirm level of study.
Wiltshire College & University Centre is committed to the protection of young people and vulnerable adults and to safeguarding and Prevent and promoting the welfare of learners and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The College is accredited to the Disability Confident Employer award, part of this means a commitment to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy and consider them on their abilities.
Employment benefits include a total of 30 days annual leave per annum plus bank holidays and College closure days over the Christmas period, access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, free on-site parking, Staff Development programme and a variety of in-house benefits such as gyms, coffee shop, restaurants and high-street discounts from Perkbox.
Early in 2017 the College was awarded more than £20million of government Local Growth Fund money via the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership (SWLEP) to invest in its Salisbury and Lackham campuses. The plans include redeveloping the Salisbury campus and introducing a new Life Science curriculum there, while Lackham will see the construction of an Agricultural Technology Centre and the introduction of a higher education centre which will house incubation space for land-based businesses.
The closing date for this role is midday on Tuesday 24 September 2019.
Adverts normally close at midday on the closing date, however vacancies may close early if sufficient applications have been received. Therefore, we would encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.
Candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted by Networx or the Wiltshire College & University Centre, HR Department. If you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, we will not be able to provide feedback for candidates who have not been shortlisted for interview.
Wiltshire College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.