At Somerset County Council we pride ourselves on our can-do attitude and increasing innovation in the way we deliver public services for the people of Somerset. Working as an apprentice with us is a fantastic opportunity to start or progress your career within the public sector. We want to learn as much from our apprentices as they learn from us. We deliver a diverse number of services, from social care and flood protection to civil engineering and cyber security and want the best people to work with us to continue our ambitions. This is a Level 4 Apprenticeship for 18 months.Here's what you can expect to be doing
We are looking for Data Analyst to join our busy Business Intelligence Team within the Adult Social Care reporting team or the Data Engineering team. You’ll gain hands on experience of using information and data to support the delivery of Council services and improve the outcomes for local people. On the job training from our supportive team and in-person training with our educational provider will aid you in achieving a BCS Level 4 Data Analysis qualification.
Apprentices will join our Business Intelligence Team which supports the delivery of Council Services through the provision of data infrastructure, analysis, intelligence and insight. Apprentices will gain knowledge and experience of data analysis tools and techniques using a range of cloud hosted databases and reporting systems.
Regular tasks and roles would include
A few things about you
We are looking for the following skills and personal qualities
Entry Requirements for the position
Please ensure you list your GCSE’s on your application form.Additional information
Salary: National Minimum Wage Pay Rates for an Apprentice:
Under 18: £4.81
From 1 April 2023 the County and District councils in Somerset will be replaced by a new single unitary authority – Somerset Council. It’s a genuinely exciting time to join us as we work together with the four district councils to deliver the new council for Somerset.
This role offers flexible working arrangements, including home working and flexible working hours.
For more information or an informal discussion about this post please contact Josh Pimm JzPimm@Somerset.gov.ukWhy choose Somerset County Council
We are proud to offer an environment that is supportive and rewarding, working as part of a team who are passionate about the work they do to improve the lives of people in Somerset. We offer great training and development opportunities, with supportive management. As well as this, we have some fantastic employee benefits available:
This role requires a Basic check via the Disclosure procedure.Job Reference: SCC03364