Apprenticeships at Wakefield Council

Apprenticeship vacancies are now open, and more vacancies will become available over the coming weeks and months so please keep checking this site.

If successful you will start the apprenticeship in July 2019. Apprenticeships are generally 37 hours per week, but part-time roles may also be available.

Before applying, view our guidance videos and PDF links on the right of this page to help you complete your application.

See the vacancies you can apply for now (a maximum of 3) then click the search button.

Good luck with your application.

If none of our advertised vacancies are for you, you can register your interest as more vacancies will be coming along soon.

In the summer we typically recruit in the areas listed below.

  • Accountancy Trainee
  • Administration - to provide business support to front line services
  • Arborist - Tree Surgeon
  • Civil Engineer
  • Customer Services
  • Data Information Systems
  • Health and Safety
  • Heavy Vehicle Mechanic
  • Horticulture
  • Horticulture (Bereavement)
  • Human Resources (HR)
  • Information Technology (IT) Programming
  • Information Technology (IT) Technician
  • Paralegal
  • Project Management
  • Play Area Maintenance
  • Property Maintenance
  • Revenues and Benefits
  • Road Worker
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Youth Work - you must be 18 years or over at the start of this apprenticeship

Videos about applications and interviews




Contact us

Jobs and careers
0345 8 506 506