Become an apprentice

Apprenticeships with Southwark Council

Southwark Council has a well established apprenticeship scheme. Our apprenticeships can provide an excellent chance for a bright future by offering you:

  • work-based skills
  • excellent work experience
  • a competitive salary (London Living Wage) whilst you learn
  • nationally recognised qualifications
  • on and off the job training
  • advice and guidance to help develop your career after the apprenticeship

You'll receive a lot of support, coaching and mentoring throughout your apprenticeship.

Exciting career opportunities

We offer a variety of opportunities, including:

  • business administration
  • civil engineering
  • customer service
  • digital
  • electrical installation
  • housing
  • project management
  • social care
  • surveying
  • town planning
  • trades occupations

What are the requirements?

  • you must be aged 16 or over (no upper age limit)
  • able to work full time
  • willing to learn
  • full commitment to a 1 year programme
  • have a minimum of 5 GCSE’s A* to C or grade 9 to 4 or equivalent including Maths and English; you'll be required to provide your original GCSE or equivalent certificates at registration

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

Apprenticeship opportunities in Southwark Council

View current apprenticeship opportunities

Page last updated: 11 February 2021

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