South Tyneside Homes is an arms-length management organisation (ALMO) created by South Tyneside Council to manage, maintain and improve its 17,000 council homes and estates.
Were a not-for-profit company 100% owned by South Tyneside Council.
Staff are central to what we do and the services we provide. One of our company's strategic objectives is to be an "employer of choice, efficient and well-governed" and we aim to have a motivated, well-trained and diverse workforce to meet the needs of the business both now and in the future.
If you are passionate and motivated to make a positive lasting impact in South Tyneside, then please read on...
We're currently looking for a ICT Apprentice - Applications Support to join our team on a full-time contract and help us deliver exciting new changes across our organisation.
· Salary of £16,034 to £17,037 per annum
· Local Government Pension Scheme
· Generous Annual Leave package to give you a good work/life balance
· Reduced cost public transport tickets for travel around Tyne and Wear
· Health and Wellbeing Group
· Staff Suggestion Scheme
· Comprehensive Induction
- Level 4 qualification.
Do you have the potential to grow and be part of a team that strives to deliver excellent services to our customers? Are you ready to seize an opportunity to learn a profession and meet the challenge of an apprenticeship? Do you want a future in a Project Delivery role within a thriving, award-winning company? If so, apply now!
We are looking for a highly motivated who is enthusiastic, passionate and keen to join our ICT team and gain experience as an Apprentice. We are looking for candidates who are keen to learn to complete the full Apprenticeship Standard, which includes a set time of work experience.
You will support the ICT team and the wider organisation to deliver a number of important roles to meet our strategic objectives, vision and develop a positive working environment for our staff.
What will I get in return?
Working as an Applications Support apprentice, you will develop skills, knowledge and experience working as part of an organisation wide business support service that provides a range of essential services to support teams across South Tyneside Homes. You will receive a high level of training and experience which will enable you to complete your apprenticeship in Business Administration and prepare you for an exciting career.
You will work with a friendly and vibrant, highly motivated team that excels in delivering a first class service. You will provide both individually and as part of a team an excellent customer focussed delivery, offering a wide and varied range of services and resolving enquiries at the first point of contact for our internal and external customers.
Key areas of work within the role will include working within our ICT projects team to assist with business analysis elements required for strategic projects. This role will also take ownership and lead the coordination and delivery of smaller projects.
You will need to have a minimum of 4 GCSE's grades A*- C or 9-4 including English and Maths, prior qualifications in IT / Housing is not a requirement as you will gain this as part of your apprenticeship.
How do I apply?
If you are interested by what you have read and meet our criteria, we would welcome an application form you. Please submit your application in the form of a CV and covering statement (no more than 2 A4 sides) detailing your suitability for the post to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must also complete the E&D information form.
Closing date: 17:00 on Friday 1st July 2022. BT Typetalkers welcome.
Interviews will take place around mid-June.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any specific requirements during the application process.
South Tyneside Homes are an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.