Current Opportunities

We are pleased to be able to offer a range of apprenticeship opportunities at the University.

Apprenticeship opportunities at the University of Birmingham are designed to get your career off to a great start. Apprentices will benefit from studying for a recognised qualification with the practical experience of working at a prestigious University.

Our main 2018/19 apprenticeship recrutiment campaign is now over, however we are recruitng for the below exciting additional apprentice opportunity.

Apprentice Administration Officer (15 months fixed term contract) 2 posts

36 hours per week - Starting salary of £13,372.80 per annum

Closing date: Sunday 18th November 2018 

Join the University of Birmingham with this excellent opportunity in administration.

This apprenticeship is an exciting opportunity to work within our College of Life and Environmental Sciences.

The apprentice will learn to support the effective running of the Schools within the College working closely with the Head of Administration and the School Operations Managers.  The apprentice will learn to provide front of house support but will also take part in a wide range of duties such as day-to-day office duties including finance and HR work, some health and safety and compliance logging, event support and e-learning/web resource updating. Due to the wide-ranging activities directly undertaken the role is necessarily broad in scope and the apprentice will have the opportunity of experiencing and learning about every aspect of the College.

The apprentice will benefit from working in a highly-supportive environment with access to peers and senior colleagues who will mentor and encourage personal and professional development.

  • You will get valuable on-the-job experience, working with experienced and professional staff.
  • You will receive off the job training with an expert training provider.
  • You will be assured that the skills you learn are exactly what is needed for your chosen career.
  • You will be supported as a valuable member of a larger University apprenticeship cohort.

To apply for this post please follow the below link:



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