Apprentice Markets Officer
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Salary: £5.90 per hour for under 18's and £7.38 per hour if over 18
Location: Leiester City Centre
Working Pattern: Part-time
Advertised By: Leicester City Council
Post Number: X3718/0418RK/EXT
Job Category: Admin / Secretarial / Customer Services
Advert End Date: 9 May 2018
Location: Leicester Market – Market Offices (Ground Floor)
Salary: £5.90 per hour for under 18’s
£7.38 per hour if over 18
One year fixed term apprenticeship contract, Part Time – 30 hours per week
Subject to successful completion of apprenticeship, we may able to offer a permanent post for 18.5 hours per week.
Leicester Market is located within the heart of the city and has operated from its current site for over 700 years. The area is benefiting from a significant investment with the market undergoing a full redevelopment whilst still retaining its traditional market atmosphere.
The market service also delivers and facilitates speciality markets and events and also operates a market within the Beaumont Leys area of the City.
The successful candidate will be required to support the day to day operation of the Retail Market, Food Hall, Beaumont Leys Market and speciality markets and events.
Requirements of the post:
- Experience of working with the public and /or traders.
- Sufficient numeracy and literacy skills to be able to carry out the duties
- Basic IT skills – including using packages such as Word, Excel, Outlook
- Ability to handle difficult situations with tact and maturity
Post-holder(s) will be required to work to rotas which include evenings, Saturdays and Bank Holiday periods. You will also be required to wear a designated uniform whilst on duty and be physically able to carry out patrols as well as help setup/take down speciality markets and other events.
Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our preferred method of contact.