Our Apprenticeship programme

Working, Learning, Earning

Braintree District Council offers a number of apprenticeship opportunities which are based in a range of different departments. All our apprentices gain a nationally recognised qualification (NVQ), while also gaining valuable work experience.


Our apprentices are paid the national minimum wage set by Government, we also cover all qualification and training costs. Additional benefits include:

  • 21 days annual leave plus two statutory days
  • Free car parking
  • Eligibility to join the Local Government Pension Scheme