Business Administrator Apprentice PERFECT AQUATICS LTD

Administration role within a retail setting. This job is NOT for someone who needs others to motivate them as you need to be a self-starter, self-motivated with amazing organisational skills and a passion for Aquatics and Fish Livestock.

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Closing date: 05 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    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

    30 hours a week, (including Saturday)

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    30 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001239917

  • Positions

    2 available

An amazing opportunity to join a growing company based in Henlow. You will be working towards a permanent opportunity where you will be spending lots of time working with aquatics and Livestock. You will need to be prepared to travel, work with customers. This job is NOT for someone who needs others to motivate them as you need to be a self-starter, self-motivated with amazing organisational skills.

  • Customer facing role
  • Cash handling
  • Retail environment
  • Answering phones
  • General office administration
  • Stock rotation and stock taking
  • Site visits (when fully trained)
  • Working with fish and reptiles

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Reliability
  • Interest in reptiles and/or aquatic fish  
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Confident telephone manner
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good working as part of a team as well as independently

Personal qualities

  • Interest in Livestock/ aquatic fish
  • Full of energy and possesses a positive outlook
  • Someone who is willing to learn and always strives to be the best
  • Diplomatic in their nature, with the ability to see the bigger picture and how working across multiple teams creates the best working culture and results
  • Hungry for knowledge and always challenging the world around you

Qualifications required

The ideal candidate will have A – C grades in GCSE Maths & English (or equivalent).

Future prospects

A permanent opportunity would be available for a successful apprentice.

Things to consider

Comfortable with aquatics and reptiles.

About the employer

At Perfect Aquatics we believe we are one of the largest aquatic and pet centres in the world.

Employer

PERFECT AQUATICS LTD

Address

Hitchin Road

Henlow

SG16 6BB

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Training provider

  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business Administration (QCF)
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT (depending on current qualifications)
  • Employee Rights & Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

SOLVEWAY LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Solveway Limited

Contact

Sam Speller 01438 567081 samspeller@solveway.co.uk


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Nov 2017