Bookings Coordinator Apprentice - 11049 EMPIRE GROUP LTD

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,800.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    05 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001222987

  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities of the Bookings Coordinator Apprentice:
•    Keeping patient’s and service users health at the heart of everything you do and doing your utmost best to fill each booking
•    Managing bookings in a timely and efficient manner to achieve daily targets 
•    Identifying and assigning appropriate interpreters who have the correct level of experience, qualifications and security vetting to each booking
•    Ensuring all linguists adhere to industry standard code of ethics and investigating any breaches reported
•    Work closely with linguists, resolving any queries and problems and implementing changes to make future working practices more profitable and productive
•    Obtaining and analysing feedback
•    Conducting daily quality control checks for your bookings to ensure compliance; for example, running reports on the system to ensure that an interpreter has downloaded their job sheets, and that they have been reminded of their bookings


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Requirements of the Bookings Coordinator Apprentice:
•    Be able to demonstrate exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
•    Ability to work quickly and efficiently whilst under pressure
•    Problem Solving 
•    Time Management

Personal qualities

An enthusiastic and professional attitude and commitment to learning new skills.

Qualifications required

Someone with ideally 5 GCSE grades (C and above) or equivalent, including Maths and English

Future prospects

92% of QA Apprentices secure permanent employment after finishing their apprenticeship. Additionally there may be opportunities to undertake further apprenticeship training as many of our programmes offer on-going development tracks.

Things to consider

Benefits: The position offers competitive rates of pay and will provide you with full support and ongoing training. This is your chance to be part of rapid growing business. The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

A great opportunity has arisen within a fast growing company, who specialise in providing professional interpreting and translation services across the UK, covering both public and private sectors.

Employer

EMPIRE GROUP LTD

Address

Mitchell Hey Mills

College Road

Rochdale

OL12 6AE

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Training provider

Approximately 3% of training takes place in the QA learning centre classroom. 17% is done in the workplace, through workplace units, face-to-face meetings with your QA Assessor, or developing your portfolio. The remaining time will be spent on your workplace activity.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

QA LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by QA Limited

Contact

apprenticeships@qa.com


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Closing date: 01 Sep 2017