Inverclyde Council Modern Apprenticeships


The Modern Apprentice Programme provides people with the opportunity to learn new skills, achieve a nationally recognised qualification and enables them to earn as they learn within a range of vocational areas. Inverclyde Council work with a variety of training providers to ensure quality provision across a range of qualifications.


As part of Inverclyde Council’s ‘Inverclyde Works’ recruitment and training drive, we are inviting applications for our Modern Apprentice (MA) Programme for Inverclyde residents looking to enhance their skills and qualifications.

Modern Apprenticeships offer paid employment combined with relevant on the job learning, leading to a nationally recognised qualification.  This is an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic individuals to join an organisation that recognises talent and encourages personal development. Based within a range of Departments in the Council, we are offering apprenticeships across the following areas:-


  • Business Administration x 1 post
  • Childcare x 1 post (Early Years Support Assistant)
  • Customer Service x 1 post
  • Sustainable Waste Management x 1 post


Minimum entry qualifications for each post are detailed in the relevant job advert.


To be eligible to apply, you must live in Inverclyde.  For all posts, with the exception of Early Years Education Support Assistant roles, you must be aged between 16 – 24 years (however this can be extended to up to 29 years for those with a disability or who are care experienced).  For the Early Years Education Support Assistant roles, there is no upper age limit.


Specific job adverts, further information and the on-line application form are available on


Alternatively, you can use a Microsoft Word version of the form which can be found on this webpage along with specific job adverts.  If you are using the word version please return completed form via email to  


Whether applying via the on-line application form, or by e-mailing our completed word version of the form, all applications must be received by the closing date of Sunday 4th December 2022.