Modern Apprentice (Creative - Digital Media) (Temporary)
The right training. The right experience. The right qualifications.
Wouldn't it be great if you could get all this from one, effective, rewarding opportunity? Well you can. Our Creative Digital Media Modern Apprenticeship will give you the practical experience and qualifications you need to help secure a career. So, if you are age 16-19 (prior to 30 November 2016), live in North Lanarkshire and want excellent experience and a recognised qualification, then this opportunity could be for you.
Working within North Lanarkshire Councils corporate communications section, the Modern Apprentice will spend time working with a range of different digital media learning the business from the ground up, so they can make an effective contribution in helping North Lanarkshire Council deliver its services. An essential part of this apprenticeship will be to gain valuable on the job skills and training and to complete a Modern Apprenticeship diploma in Creative Digital Media, therefore, knowledge of the content of this award would be desirable.
A minimum of 4 Standard Grades, at bands 1-3 / 4 National 5s, at band A-C (both including English), or equivalent, is essential. Standard Grade in Media studies at band 1-3 or National 5 in Media at bands A-C or equivalent is desirable. In addition to good IT skills, it is essential you are articulate, enthusiastic and possess good written communication skills. Experience of dealing with members of the public and a range of organisations in a customer service environment would be desirable.
You must be able to give practical examples of when and how you have demonstrated team work and you should have an awareness of, and a general interest in, working in a communications and marketing environment, therefore, previous work or volunteering experience in this environment would be advantageous. It is essential that you have a positive approach to completing your Modern Apprenticeship qualification.
Interviews will take place in October 2016
Start date: October/November 2016
For further information, please contact Jackie Hannah on 0123 6812231This post is apply on-line only.
North Lanarkshire Council - Recruitment Charter
JD Apprentice Creative Digital Media.doc
Spec Creative Digital Media 2016.docx