Content Creator Apprentice Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

We have an amazing opportunity to gain work experience whilst studying towards Level 3 Content Creator apprenticeship qualification. You'll assist in creating & developing creative content as well as capturing & creating video, using photography & graphics which can be used across a range of media including digital, social media, website & print.

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

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Closing date: 16 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,313.60 to £22,010.56

    National Minimum Wage for Age

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Ability to work any day of the week including weekends and evenings, as required to cover the Council’s flagship events such as Stockton International Riverside Festival and other opportunities. Shifts TBC,

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    24 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Creating and developing creative content as well as capturing and creating video, using photography and graphics
  • Work closely with a wide range of Council services to support in researching, preparing and developing media messaging to maximise audience engagement, capturing the strategy and objectives of the brand and needs of the customer
  • Work as part of the Corporate Communications team at the Council

The training you will be getting

  • Content Creator Level 3 qualification
  • Training delivered by Northern Skills
  • One day a week

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There is the potential for you to secure long term employment with the Council upon completion of your qualification, and the ability to also apply for internal vacancies restricted to employees throughout your apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Essential

About the employer

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council prides itself on being a great place to work where staff are trusted, valued and supported to make a positive contribution at work. We truly value our Apprentices and recognise that they enable us to identify new talent and build new skills in our workforce.


Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council


Municipal Buildings

Church Road


TS18 1LD


Rachel Harman

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Content creator

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

Apply through North East Jobs

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

Apply now

Closing date: 16 Jun 2024