Apprentice Markets Officer

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:

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.

For an informal discussion please email Sonya Spink at sonya.spink@leicester.gov.uk or Robert Manley at robert.manley@leicester.gov.uk

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