Apply for an Apprenticeship at Cheshire East Council

Apprenticeships

Mayor of Cheshire East, Councillor George Walton with A-Team apprentices Ciaran Murphy and Emma Parsons holding the TJ Award.Are you looking for an opportunity to earn money whilst gaining a national qualification? Then why not consider a Cheshire East Council Apprenticeship and join the A* Apprenticeship Scheme?

We have vacancies across our services in a wide range of careers and you can start any time of the year.

Being an apprentice with the Council you really do get the best of both worlds. You can study for a new qualification and at the same time develop your career and experience of work. We look at all levels of qualifications across all areas of the Council.

If you have the dedication to follow our ‘Inspiring Apprenticeships’ philosophy and you’re not afraid to commit yourself to a combination of training and study then an apprenticeship may be the right option for you.

To get a taste of what roles are on offer see our scheme below.

The apprentice scheme

The A* Apprenticeship Scheme, will provide you with work-based training and education.

A* Apprentice receive age appropriate national minimum wage.

Subject to suitable vacancies arising positions potentially exist in all Council services.

Apprentices are given temporary contracts for a 37 hour week and an apprenticeship wage that allows time every week for you to study for a qualification. Extra tuition is available for apprentices in skills such as public speaking and presentation skills.

A current and a former Cheshire East apprentice share their experience and thoughts on the scheme on vimeo.

Hiring an apprentice

Are you a business interested in hiring an apprentice? Find out more about how our apprenticeships operate.

If you’re as excited about apprenticeships as we are, we'd like to hear from you.

Contact

The A-Team
Cheshire East Council
Westfields
Sandbach
CW11 1HZ

E-mail: apprenticeships@cheshireeast.gov.uk

Our vacancies are available via the National Apprenticeship Service