What will the apprentice be doing?
Your reason for being here… Everyone at DRPG has a purpose, and yours is to keep the cogs turning so that our sensational events dazzle our clients and audiences alike. You’ll be responsible for heads that turn and jaws that drop...challenge accepted?
• Effectively and appropriately communicating at all levels, including internally/ externally/ written and face to face
• Providing a high level of support to the Project Managers and Producers
• Liaising with suppliers and clients
• Operating various client hotlines
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Events Assistant Level 3 Standard
Apprentices learn the skills they need on the job with the guidance of a development coach who is an expert from industry. You will finish your apprenticeship with a recognised qualification, valuable industry experience, money, and substantial opportunities for promotion.
Training is a blended learning delivery model: online learning, classroom sessions, work-based training, independent research, workplace projects, one-to-one support and training. Your training will include:
Preparing for your apprenticeship
Preparing for your employer
The need for events
The expectations of your customers and clients
Knowing your stakeholders and vendors
Event rules and regulations
Making technology work for your event
Analysing event success
Preparing for your event
For a full overview of the event assistant standard please click on the following link: https://creativealliance.org.uk/apprenticeships/events-assistant-level-3/
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
DRPG are committed to apprenticeships and developing people into the role as they grow.
Reality CheckGetting to the location needs to be considered for your application. please make sure you can get to the location each day.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Patience
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential