Apprenticeships and work experience

Apprenticeship opportunities

Apprenticeships give you the opportunity to work for a real employer and gain a real qualification whilst gaining valuable workplace skills and experience. Apprenticeships are not age restricted and the money you earn can vary depending on the employer.

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The following apprenticeship opportunities are currently available in Royal Greenwich.

Please note that, unless stated otherwise, these are not advertisements for apprenticeships with the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

Local apprenticeships with GS Plus

GS Plus are working closely GLLaB to offer ten apprenticeship opportunities in a range of roles based in Thamesmead. These include:

  • business administration
  • legal administration level 3
  • CIPP (payroll) and finance (accounts level 2)
  • customer service level 2
  • logistical support operative level 2
  • ICT
  • facilities management level 2.

The minimum length of the apprenticeship is 12 months. During this time there will be a mixture of work-based training and education allowing the opportunity for apprentices to build their portfolio of skills and knowledge.

How to apply

We're running a recruitment session by appointment only on Friday 1 September 2017 in GLLaB's office, the Old Library, Calderwood Street, SE18 6QW.

You can find out more about the apprenticeships on offer, meet hiring managers from GS Plus and start the application process.

To book your place please call 020 8921 5295 or 020 8921 3153 and email your CV to

Apprenticeships with Royal Borough of Greenwich

We have six apprenticeships available - five business administration, and one finance role where you'll study for an AAT accounting qualification.

With these apprenticeships you'll receive:

  • a nationally recognised NVQ level 2 or 3 qualification in a related training framework (you'll have study release for this)
  • a fortnightly paid training allowance
  • full time roles (35 hours per week, including training).

How to apply

GLLaB are a running recruitment event by appointment only on Monday 4 September 2017 at Old Library, Calderwood Street, SE18 6QW.

You'll take a basic numeracy and literacy assessment and have a one to one interview to find out more about the opportunities available.

To book your place please call 020 8921 5295 or 020 8921 3153 and email your CV to

We positively welcome applications from people with disabilities. If you have a disability and would like support or adjustments to the application process please mention this you first apply.

These apprenticeship will be based with the Royal Borough of Greenwich council sites, under the employment and support of the London Apprenticeship Company.

Post 16 trainee and apprenticeships

You can undertake a traineeship or an apprenticeship after you finish year 11. Applying for an apprenticeship is similar to applying for a job. If you're not ready for an apprenticeship, you can apply for a traineeship instead.

Find out about post 16 trainee and apprenticeships

Contact GLLaB work experience and apprenticeships

Old Library,
Calderwood Street,
Woolwich SE18 6QW

020 8921 2440