Insurance Apprentice A-Plan Holdings

Are you organised and looking to kick start a career in Financial Services? A Plan, the country's leading insurance broker, currently have a great opportunity for hard working apprentices to join their busy insurance team. This is a great starting point for motivated individuals to gain great experience within the insurance industry.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,000.00 - £17,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Saturday

    Total hours per week: 42.50

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    12 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001227640

  • Positions

    2 available

As an Insurance Administration or Sales Apprentice your role will be to provide first class, professional administration and processing support to clients.

You will offer diligent client care to sell and administer insurance policies offered by the Company. This is great starting point for a hardworking, self motivated individual to gain great experience within a busy insurance office.

· To assist your Branch Manager in meeting, and wherever possible, exceeding Branch objectives

  • To exceed client expectations in terms of efficiency, effectiveness and responsiveness through the diligent and professional conduct of your duties.
  • To embrace and follow all internal procedures on the conduct of our business including complaints and problems.
  • To take responsibility for your own personal development in terms of enhancing your knowledge and understanding of the products we offer and in developing your career within the Company.
  • To assist in the smooth and efficient day-to-day running of the office.
  • To share ideas and information with your Branch Manager To act as an ambassador for A-Plan at all times through first class personal presentation and conduct.
  • To be professional in your relationships with insurers, ensuring we provide a friendly, quality and effective service to them
  • To always comply with branch procedures

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Computer Literate in Word, ideally Excel- your role will involve data entry and sending accurate information to clients.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Great literacy and spelling skills- You will be expected to write professional correspondence to clients and professionals.

Personal qualities

  • Communicating with Others- having experience providing customer service.
  • Self motivated
  • Ability to use your own initiative
  • Hard working
  • Ability to multi task
  • Focused and driven to succeed
  • Delivering Results
  • Self Development
  • Teamwork

Qualifications required

Minimum of 5 GCSE's  A-C grade including English & Maths or equivalent.

2 years of further education at A Level/BTEC preferred.

If you left further education last year you would need a solid work history, we would need clear start and finish dates of any work experience or employment on your application

Future prospects

There is enormous opportunity to develop within A Plan. You will be encouraged to develop and learn. You will also be working towards a highly sought after Insurance qualification the CII- www.cii.co.uk The weekly wage is likely to increase dependent on qualifications and experience.

About the employer

A Plan have been providing a personal service to 500,000 clients since the 1960s through over 70 High Street branches.They believe in being accessible - no telephone scripts and automated call management systems, no complicated online forms to fill in and definitely no jargon filled pages of website to trawl through.They are proud that so many of their new clients come to them from the recommendation of their existing clients.

Employer

A-Plan Holdings

Address

3 Church Street

Basingstoke

RG21 7QG

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Training provider

Kaplan Financial will provide your training throughout your Apprenticeship. You will work towards an Level 3 NVQ in Financial Services and a CII- Highly recognisable Insurance qualification. A Kaplan assessor will visit you within the work place to support you with your learning. You will be expected to carry out 6-8 hours of independent study outside of work in your spare time. You’ll need to be self motivated and organised to manage your full time role and your apprenticeship qualifications.

Apprenticeship standard

Insurance > Insurance Practitioner

Training provider

Kaplan Financial

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Kaplan

Contact

Charlie Holmes charlotte.holmes@kaplan.co.uk


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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017