Because the political side of the Council has such an influence on day to day work and the provisions for the People of Gwynedd I thought it would be appropriate to introduce a little bit about the lesson’s I’ve had in the first few months, side by side with the work I’ve completed in the … Continue reading What About Politics?
Hello, and welcome to my first blog. My first few weeks on the scheme have been interesting, challenging and have flown by! I had little to no experience of both the learning disability service and the adult service when walking in to the office on my first day. So, as you can imagine, the last … Continue reading Finding my feet…
Well, nearly five weeks have gone by and it’s nice to say that I’m well and truly settled... Where on earth did the time go? It’s been hectic from the first week, all the way through to today... Meeting dozens of kind workers from various departments whilst settling in to life in the accounting department, … Continue reading Where Have The Weeks Gone???
It’s hard to believe that my last blog post was nearly a month ago ... I think that's a sign of my enthusiasm to immerse myself into all the experiences I've had so far (something I hope will continue over the course of the next 2 years). One of these experiences was the opportunity to … Continue reading Which ‘way’ for Gwynedd?
I have been in the role nearly a month now, and without a doubt it has flown by! I’m sitting here writing this blog, reflecting on my first few weeks, and realising just how many valuable experiences I’ve had in such a short period of time. If I had to describe these first few weeks … Continue reading Reflecting on my first few weeks…
Its a new year and a new placement for me as I have now begun my time in a new location with the procurement team in the highway and municipal department. My previous placement was in the adult, health and well-being department, and while all of Gwynedd Council’s departments work to put the people of … Continue reading Highways and Municipal
If you're thinking of applying for a place as a Specialist Trainee as part of Gwynedd Council's Schemes of Tomorrow, my first advice is, go for it! I and all the others that are part of the Schemes have been in your shoes, wishing and hoping that our applications would be strong enough - so … Continue reading Pre-application advice…
The time has come to us to expand the Cynlluniau Yfory (Schemes of Tomorrow) team and offer further specialist jobs in a range of fields. If you are interested in either the finance, registration or well-being (learning disabilities) fields - now is your chance to apply to become a specialist trainee in Gwynedd Council! Applications … Continue reading APPLICATION TIPS
I'd like to start by apologizing that the blog has been quiet, that is due to a lot of moving from one place to another. I have moved from one lovely project within the Council's ADULT services to EDUCATION, which is a new field for me altogether. I am now based within the MODERNIZATION EDUCATION team for the next 8 months! … Continue reading The biggest change and the longest time
Apologies for my absence from the blog. Three months ago I started my first long term placement within the Highways and Municipal department. Busy Busy! It is lovely to join such a close nit team here in the Council's Depo located within Cibyn Industrial Estate, Caernarfon in order to start working on my projects. Unfortunately … Continue reading First Placement- Highways and Municipal