• Employer - Bassetlaw District Council
  • Reference number - COR1023P
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Legal & Licensing Team
  • Location: - Worksop
  • Salary - Pay exceeds minimum apprenticeship rate and is applied on a sliding scale, depending on age and year of apprenticeship, of 55% to 85% of the position basic rate of £17,681 per annum (Subject to Job Evaluation).
  • Duration - Contract
  • Hours - Full time | 24-month apprenticeship agreement (37 hours per week, Monday to Friday)
  • Closing date - Friday, 01 February 2019 12:00

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who wishes to take their first steps into a career within the field of Legal and Licensing.

Based in the Legal and Licensingdepartmentat Queen’s Buildings in Worksop, you will assist with the provision of Legal Services to the Council and with the delivery of the Council’s Licensing functions,and other members of the team with a full range of Legal and Licensing matters and provide a full range of legal administrative support.

This is an excellent opportunity to start your legal career within a Local Authority legal department.

You must:

·        Hold a minimum of 3 GCSE’s grades A-C/4-9

  • Have clear and effective communication skills (written and oral).
  • Possess an ability to establish and maintain professional relationships with others.
  • Have an ability to work on own initiative.
  • Have an ability to manage work activities
  • Be able to work as part of a team.
  • Be enthusiastic and motivated
  • Be confident and efficient

For an informal discussion about this apprenticeship, please contact Stephen Wormald, Council Solicitor on 01909 533 533 or email

The benefits include, flexi-time as well as a minimum of 24 days’ annual leave in addition to bank holidays and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Contact information

Please return your fully completed application form quoting the position reference number to or by post to:

Bassetlaw District Council

Queens Buildings,

Potter Street,



S80 2AH

Interview information

Tuesday 26th February 2019

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