Data Entry Apprentice SD Wills and Probate Limited

Working in a fast paced Data Creation Team, you will be required to input and cleanse data for various law firms up and down the country, ensuring that we have the most recent contact details to enable us to contact them efficiently.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Mon - Friday, 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    18 Apr 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The apprenticeship will include the following day-to-day duties:

  • Inputting personal data onto a spreadsheet
  • Keeping on top of various data projects
  • Understanding the importance of your role within the business
  • Organising the storage of Wills
  • Arranging for all the data to be set in a format that is suitable for cleansing
  • Transferring the data onto a call list

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident
  • Outgoing
  • Organised
  • Personable

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Approachable
  • Well presented
  • Professional approach to business

Qualifications required

  • GCSEs in Maths & English D grade and above (or equivalent)
  • ICT competent

Future prospects

Progression is possible within the company for the right candidate who will then be supported to progress onto a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship.

About the employer

At SD Wills & Probate, commonly known as Simpsons Solicitors, we do things a little differently to your typical law firm. We specialise solely in Wills and Probate Law, which is unique and our team are highly-trained experts in this field. Our aim is simple, to make sure our clients get the correct advice for their specific circumstances and we strive to tailor-make our services for their personal needs Our highly trained workforce ensures that our quality of service within the field is second to none. With 4 sites across the Midlands and Cheshire we cover a large area to enable us to extend our services to a greater demographic. Our main site is based a few miles outside the City Centre of Derby.


SD Wills and Probate Limited


16 Stanier Way

Wyvern Business Park



DE21 6BF

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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ in Business Administration
  • Technical Certificate
  • Functional Skill in Numercy (if applicable)
  • Functional Skill in Literacy (if applicable)
  • Functional Skill in ICT (if applicable)
  • Employment Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training Services 2000 Ltd


Wendy Taylor 01332 296995

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017