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Business Administrator Apprenticeship (Up to 20 vacancies)

Posted: 12 Apr 2021 Closes: 26 Apr 2021
London £20,875 per annum (London Living Wage)
Apprenticeship greater-london-authority/20210412201450

We are looking for committed individuals to join the Greater London Authority (GLA)  Apprenticeship Programme at City Hall, home of the Mayor of London and the London Assembly or within one of our partner organisation Mayor Office for Policing and Crime (Mopac) or Old Oak Park and Development Corporation (OPDC).

On offer is the chance to get hands-on experience working with one of our many and varied teams, while contributing to work across the organisation which impacts on the future of London. In addition, you have the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised qualification, and additional skills which will enhance your career journey.

As an apprentice you will follow a structured programme of learning which combines practical training and duties with formal study.  Working alongside experienced staff you will gain job specific skills and a Level 3 Business Administrator qualification.

This apprenticeship is suitable for you if you are able to demonstrate:  

·       You are committed to working while studying

·       You able to demonstrate a keen level of interest in working for the GLA or its partners.

·       You will benefit from learning new skills and gaining work experience on this apprenticeship programme 

You will receive more information about each of the hosting teams prior to the Assessment day. Please visit the links below to find out more information about our Apprenticeship Programme and this fantastic opportunity.

Job Description and Person Specification

Apprentice case studies

The Mayor has announced that City Hall will be relocating from More London (London Bridge) to the Crystal Building in the Royal Docks

.  It is likely that most apprenticeship roles will be based at Union Street (near London Bridge) and at The Crystal Building (from January 2022). Further information on the relocation announcement, can be found here

Due to the current circumstances regarding coronavirus and the encouragement of employees to work from home where possible, many GLA staff are currently working remotely and not in office buildings. Apprentices will should be prepared to work and attend training partially remotely as part the apprenticeship. You will be provided with a Surface Pro laptop and offered the relevant support and training to support with working remotely. We are committed to continuing to be an inclusive employer.

London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability. 

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If you have any questions about the application process please email or call 01793 847525.

Candidate Open Evening

We are holding a virtual open evening on Thursday 15 April from 17:30- 19:00. This is for candidates who would like to know more about the GLA Apprenticeship Programme before submitting their application.  Attending this session will help you gain an understanding of the role, the apprenticeship and the recruitment process.  We encourage you to attend if possible, all interested individuals and their supporters are welcome.  To register your attendance on Eventbrite, please click here.  

How to apply

Guidance on application process

Click the 'apply now' button below and you will be directed to our online recruitment system.

If you have any queries about the recruitment process please email or call 01793 847525.

If your application is successful you will be invited to attend an assessment centre and team interview. All assessment events will take place remotely through MS Teams. 

The provisional start date is 13 September 2021.


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