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Business Administration Apprentice

Apprenticeships & Early Careers


Wigan Council

Wigan Town Centre Campus
Life Centre South or Town Hall

Salary: Apprenticeship Wage, £15,839 per annum. £8.21 per hour


37 hours per week


Temporary for 18 months

Your job

We have 3  exciting Business Administration Apprenticeship opportunities available, 2 within the Network Management Team and 1 within HR Systems & Resourcing. We are looking to recruit three highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed team members who would be an asset to our  teams.  You may wish to be considered for all opportunities, or if you wish , you can specify the area you are interested in by including this at the top of the knowledge and experience section of your application form.


Network Management Team

You will work within the Network Management Team:


Our team provides an essential front line service to all highway users by ensuring the council’s adopted highways are maintained to a high standard and congestion is minimised by means of effective Traffic Management.


Whilst undertaking this apprenticeship you will liaise with a wide range of personnel including Network Management Staff, Residents, Elected Members and external contractors.


HR Systems & Resourcing
The team provides support to managers and staff in the use of the integrated HR and Payroll system (iTrent), the e-recruitment system and other digital systems within the service. You will be involved with the managing, cleansing and extracting of data to provide customers with the information they need.


About you:
You will have excellent customer service skills and the ability to deal with customers at all levels.  You will have a good level of IT skills particularly Word and Excel and enjoy being part of a busy team.

About us:

We are passionate about providing an excellent service to our customers both internally and externally and are keen to develop our staff to be the best that they can be.

For an informal discussion about these exciting roles, please contact:

Network Management posts: Samantha Cross 01942 4
89271 or email

Resourcing & HR Systems post: Samantha Trafford on 01942 827105 or email

To view the details relating to this position, please click the links below:

Job Specification - Network Management

Job Specification - HR Systems and Resourcing
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Interview Date:  Wednesday 31 July 2019


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21st Jul 2019

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