What will the apprentice be doing?
In this role you'll work in the Marketing and Communications team and learn how to support a variety of aspects of communications, including advertising campaigns, social media and writing news releases and articles. You'll also specifically be supporting promotion for the Warwickshire House Project – a service that supports young care leavers to help develop and learn life skills and independence before moving to a sustainable home that provides a secure base for them to thrive.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Full training will be provided for all parts of this role by the Comms and Marketing Team. Upon completion you'll gain the Level 3 Digital Marketing apprenticeship and the CIM Level 3 award in Digital Fundamentals with the support of our training partner Warwickshire College, who deliver a blended learning programme of workshops and regular assignment work. We also offer a range of internal training opportunities which as an apprentice you'll be able to take full advantage of.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
By the end of the apprenticeship you'll be given the opportunity to apply for a further role within the Councils' Comms and Marketing Team, subject to performance and role availability. If a position is not available, you will be given lots of support in order to be redeployed into another Council service.
Reality CheckWarwickshire County Council employs an agile working policy which enables all staff to work from the office or remotely. All equipment required will be provided to you to enable you to work effectively within this policy, but please acknowledge this may be part of the role at times.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade A - C / 9 - 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A - C / 9 - 4) Desired