This Vacancy has closed.
  • Employer: Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: WMBC/19/93019
  • Published: Fri 22/03/2019, 14:50 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 18/05/2019, 0:55 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36.00 hours per week
  • Salary: £24,799 to £27,905
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Merseyside

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Band G

36 hours per week

7 posts

Ready to kick start your career with Wirral's Graduate Programme?

About us

We want people who are driven, unstoppable, and ready to deliver.  Wirral is a fantastic place to live, work and visit. We are an employer who supports, who is flexible but who demands the very best.  Bring it on!

About the role 

This exciting opportunity will equip you with the skills and experience as a future leader within the public sector. In this role you will have an opportunity to make a real difference. You will undertake specific projects to help us realise our ambition to achieve our key priorities. This will involve listening to everyone, ensuring our residents are involved and engaged with. It will mean picking up the pace. You will continue to look at how we do things, think about delivering differently and help us to transform and modernise. 

About you  

We're looking to the future. We need the brightest and the best to effectively meet our challenges and to bring different ideas and life experiences to the table. We're ready for fresh thinkers. And we want you to push us out of our comfort zone. We need you to be able to think creatively in finding solutions.

We're not for the faint hearted. We need people who are really good with people and can form relationships, who are able to learn quickly and strong communicators. We are looking for enthusiastic, resilient, innovative graduates to come and join us, to bring about positive changes across the region. 

Our offer

  • Four structured placements across the organisation giving you a breadth of experience 
  • Competitive salary (£24,799) progressing on annual basis
  • Real life problems to solve and projects to lead 
  • Nationally recognised qualification
  • Strong professional network 
  • High level of exposure and visibility to senior leaders
  • Great flexibility - work where and when suits you!
  • Volunteering days

This programme is ideal for any degree discipline and classification.

Please note that in accordance with the Council’s policy, employees who are in a formal redeployment situation will be considered in the first instance for all vacancies.


Applications will be accepted until midnight on the closing date.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the specified date should we receive sufficient applications.


Applications can only be accepted through the Jobs page following registration.  Forms received via the post will not be processed.


All applicants invited to interview must evidence their right to work in the UK.  Details of required documents can be found by clicking the link at the bottom of the Jobs page.


The job description and other supporting documents will not be accessible once the vacancy closing date has passed so if a copy is required you should download it now.



How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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