Facilities and Fleet Management

Corporate Stores Apprentice REF: 50042588

Facilities and Fleet Management, Corporate Stores, Somerton, Cowes, Isle of Wight

Apprenticeship Programme Rate - £6,541.60 per annum rising to £6,734 per annum in April 2017

Hours: 37 per week

Fixed-term contract for the duration of the training until qualification is complete (18 months)


The facilities management corporate stores team is seeking to recruit an apprentice to support the corporate stores specialists in the day to day running of the corporate stores building. The successful applicant will be expected to deal with services which use corporate stores on a day to day basis, be able to follow instructions and show a willingness to learn new skills. The post involves the daily use of Microsoft Office applications including excel, outlook and word.

While employed the successful applicant will complete an intermediate level 2 apprenticeship in warehousing & storage leading to a full NVQ level 2 qualification on completion of the course. Candidates will need to be self-motivated with good inter-personal and communication skills; a team player who displays commitment, flexibility and reliability.

For further information or an informal discussion please contact Kieran Tarrant - Facilities & Fleet Manager, on 01983 821000 extension 4678 or 07814661144.

The Isle of Wight Council protects its employees from discrimination, we actively promote the diversity of our workforce and we provide flexible working options (where appropriate) to support the different needs of our employees.

The Isle of Wight Council is and equal opportunities employer and is proud to encourage applications from all cultures, backgrounds and abilities to better reflect the diversity within our local community.

This council and its schools recruit according to the council’s Safer Recruitment policy and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.

Please view information pack and complete your job application online at www.iwight.com/jobvacancies Telephone 01983 823134 or email callcentre@iow.gov.uk if you need further information about applying. Please note only applications completed and submitted online by the closing date will be accepted. In the interests of efficiency and economy, no further communication will be sent to you unless you reach the final shortlist. This means that if you do not hear from the recruiting manager within three weeks of the closing date, we regret that your application will not have been successful on this occasion.

Vacancy Reference: 50042588

Closing Date: 24/03/2017

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