Become an apprentice

Apprenticeships with Southwark Council

Thinking about doing an apprenticeship?

Join hundreds of successful apprentices at Southwark Council and develop a great career.

Give something back to the community while gaining great experience and qualifications with Southwark Council through a range of apprenticeship vacancies now open. You can gain fantastic experience with one of London's largest and most ambitious local authorities.

Kick-start your career with a range of apprenticeship career options.


  • a salary with full employee benefits including holidays, discounts, and many more
  • gain a recognised qualification
  • the opportunity to gain a Maths and English (Level 1 or Level 2) qualification
  • structured programme with support throughout
  • on the job training from professional colleagues
  • be a part of an apprentice community

We're recruiting for multiple apprenticeship roles in a variety of areas, including:

  • Housing and Modernisation
  • Environmental and Leisure
  • Children and Adults services
  • Customer Service
  • Building Control
  • Project Management

What are the requirements?

  • you must be aged 16 or over (no upper age limit)
  • able to work a minimum of 30 hours per week (full-time)
  • willing to learn

Educational qualification requirements will vary depending on the type and level of apprenticeship. Each opportunity will advertise the specific requirements.

Search for current apprenticeship vacancies

Page last updated: 05 July 2023

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