Scottish Government Modern Apprenticeship

Scottish Government MA Personal Assistant/Administrative Officer to the Deputy Solicitor to the Scottish Government post – Victoria Quay, Edinburgh – closing date 17th July 2014

SDS are continuing to co-ordinate the application process for the Scottish Government Modern Apprentice vacancies, by working with those eligible individuals currently on the unemployed register, who may be interested in applying for jobs within this organisation.

Attached is a job description for a Modern Apprentice opportunity for a Personal Assistant/Administrative Officer to the Deputy Solicitor to the Scottish Government based in Victoria Quay, Edinburgh within the Scottish Government Legal Directorate, Business Division.

Please can you alert the relevant teams to this vacancy and ask that they encourage eligible young people to apply (16-24 years old, unemployed, who are capable of completing an SVQ level 2 in one year). Young people contracted to work less than 16 hrs per week are also eligible.

Unfortunately the Scottish Government cannot support to SVQ level 3 therefore young people who have already completed the SVQ level 2 in business administration would not be eligible.

Candidates should explain in their CVs specifically how they meet the competencies indicated in the job description attached and should include a short covering letter.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 17th July 2014. Can I please ask that all CVs and covering letters are sent electronically to laura.mack@sds.co.uk

This position has an attractive starting salary of £16,042.

The department is keen that the successful candidate start as soon as possible, although security checks may take 4 weeks.
If you have any questions concerning the process please do not hesitate to contact me.
Laura Mack
Opportunities for All Intern
Tel: 0300 013 3841 BB:07795 590425
lIII Skills Development Scotland Leasachadh Sgilean na h-Alba
Lomond House, 9 George Square,Glasgow,G2 1DY