Office Administration Apprentice OBIE SPECIALIST LIGHTING LTD

Obie Specialist Lightingare looking for a motivated individual to join them as a business administration apprentice. This is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic people to kick start their career within a fast paced and well established company.

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Closing date: 27 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

    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 - Thur 09:00 - 17:00 Fri 09:00 - 16:00

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    30 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001238819

  • Positions

    1 available

The Business Administration Apprenticeship role will include:

We are looking for an enthusiastic indervidual to join a small team in Ripley:

  • Answering the telephone and transferring calls.
  • Greeting and looking after visitors.
  • Setting and typing up documents such as letters and reports.
  • Keeping computer records up to date and filing.
  • Setting up meetings and taking minutes.
  • Managing staff appointments and making travel arrangements.
  • Dealing with post.
  • Stationery orders.

There will also be the chance to progress onto higher levels and consequently deal with more advanced responsibilities and duties.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Competent in Microsoft packages.
  • Confident in speaking to people over the phone.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • To be able to prioritise workloads.
  • Good written communication.
  • The ability to use own initiative.
  • Motivated and enthusiastic.

Personal qualities

  • Loyal.
  • Committed.
  • Hard working.
  • Enthusiastic.
  • Team player.
  • Good time keeping.
  • Willingness to learn new skills.
  • Positive attitude.

Qualifications required

  • None.

Future prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship, this company will be looking to keep the apprentice on full time. There will also be the potential to progress onto higher level apprenticeships.

About the employer

Obie Specialist Lighting boasts over 20 years experience within the lighting sector, and provide luminaire lighting solutions for both the public and private sector in the UK, Europe and globally. In addition to this, 'Return on Investment' calculations can also be provided to back up any lighting design. From the initial luminaire design stage, our design team will offer a full luminaire lighting design solution using the latest in LED technology.

Employer

OBIE SPECIALIST LIGHTING LTD

Address

Heage Road, Industrial Estate

Ripley

DE5 3GH

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Training provider

  • Full on-the-job training and support will be provided to enable the successful applicant to undertake the full range of duties required of the role.
  • In addition, training will also be provided towards the Apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 2 through in-house delivery.

The Business Administration Level 2 consists of the following:

  • Level 2 NVQ in Business Administration.
  • Technical certificate.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Functional Skills in Literacy and Numeracy.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

BABINGTON BUSINESS COLLEGE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babington Business College

Contact

Masood Mohammadi 01332 345450 Masood.Mohammadi@Babingtongroup.co.uk


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Closing date: 27 Aug 2017