Climate Sustainability Apprentice East Suffolk Council

A unique opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic apprentice to join East Suffolk Council as a climate change and sustainability apprentice. You will work closely with the members of the environment and climate team particularly around our external engagement, in addition to providing administrative support. The role includes organising and attending meetings, supporting the delivery of new projects and providing administrative support for the environment and climate team.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    days and Hours to be confirmed at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    16 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Provide administrative support for the environment and climate team 
  • Organising and attending meetings 
  • Supporting the delivery of new projects

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Business Administration Level 3 
  • You will have have all training in the workplace delivered by qualified coaches who will visit you every 4-6 weeks 
  • English and maths fuctional skills level 2 if required 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Potential full time employment with the company after successful completion of apprenticeship 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths/English (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference to people’s lives, delivering vital services to a quarter of a million people across East Suffolk.They hugely value staff and know that in order for them to remain successful, it is essential to recognise talented employees, developing and retaining them within the organisation. They are therefore committed to investing in our staff and providing first-class support to ensure a positive culture and rewarding careers.


East Suffolk Council


Station Road


IP12 1RT

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Training provider



Eden Hancox


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

If interested in the position, please apply through the link provided

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2023