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Could you be a future Director or Chief Executive of Cornwall Council? Start your career with Cornwall Council this year to achieve your ambition. We have lots of apprentice opportunities for all ages, across Cornwall. The opportunities are endless….

Our Apprenticeship Strategy outlines the opportunities as well as the challenges we face now and in the next few years and sets out an ambitious action plan that will help new recruits achieve their potential through amazing apprenticeships.

Please visit our information on Our Apprenticeships and benefits.  You may also be interested in our Apprentice success stories.

Find out more about working and volunteering for Cornwall Council generally plus work experience placements available.

If you still have some questions,  please get in touch with us at or call 01872 324600.

Cornwall Council recruits apprentices in groups four to six times a year, with some ad-hoc vacancies also appearing throughout the year. This approach gives our apprentices the chance to meet other people in the organisation in the same boat, to help and support each other.

2020 apprentice applications:

  • You will be able to apply for opportunities from 21 July 2020
  • Your application must be in on/before 4 August 2020
  • Interview dates will be on 12, 13 or 14 August 2020
  • On successful application and appointment, you will be invited to an Apprentice Welcome Event on 30 September 2020

Apply now