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Apply for apprentice positions

Surrey County Council is recognised as a great place to work, and this is your chance to receive excellent training and personal development through our fantastic Apprentice scheme. You will be fully supported and mentored as you provide support to a range of teams, whilst completing a relevant qualification.

There are a number of opportunities within our apprenticeship scheme, each providing a great way to earn a wage while you gain vital work experience and an NVQ qualification. It is designed and funded for individuals who are living and entitled to work in England, don't have degrees, and are not in full-time education. When you've finished, we'll help you to find a permanent role.

Upon attending an interview you will be need to be able to show you meet the above requirements to be considered for an apprenticeship. A DBS (formally CRB) disclosure may be required.

The apprenticeship that's right for you will depend on your interests, experience and the job opportunities that are available in your area. In the meantime, if you'd like to know more about working with Surrey County Council, take a look at some of our most frequently asked questions.

What our apprentices think of the scheme

"Being an apprentice has helped me develop and prepare for a full time job. I have gained skills and knowledge of what it is like to work in a business environment. My confidence has also grown which has helped me to secure a new job working in Surrey County Council after just 6 months. Therefore, thanks to Surrey's apprenticeship scheme I am now on the career ladder, have extra training certificates and well-recognised job experience." – Sophie Macco, Business Apprentice

"I have noticed a massive difference in myself. I have matured as a person and act as a positive role model for the young people I work with" – Sean Baines, Children's Rights Apprentice

"Becoming an apprentice was one of the best decisions I have made in my life so far and the skills that I have developed through the programme are invaluable. I have developed so much as an individual and will go on to progress in future careers as a result. " – Brandon Robin, Heritage Apprentice.

Find out what our ex-apprentice have to say about how the scheme has helped kick start their career.

Find an opportunity and get more information

See our current apprenticeship opportunities and other apprenticeship opportunities in Surrey.

For more information on our apprenticeship scheme, please email or call 0208 541 9000