Business Administration Apprenticeship Pertemps Group

You will be employed as an apprentice at this business whilst also attending college in order to gain your apprenticeship qualification in Business Administration.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    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

    Monday- Friday

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001240807

  • Positions

    1 available

You will work at your business as an administration assistant, gaining your practical experience.

You will then attend college once a fortnight to gain your apprenticeship qualification.

Tasks involved may include:

  • Answering the phone
  • Dealing with customer queries/orders
  • Filing
  • Arranging meetings
  • Manning reception

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Previous work experience in an office environment is helpful as is customer service experience
  • A genuine interest in wanting to work in an office is essential

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail, confident and polite phone manner
  • Good customer service skills
  • Good time keeping
  • Problem solver, professionally presented and enthusiastic

Qualifications required

No qualifications are required for this Apprenticeship.

Future prospects

Learners can use this qualification to go into various office-based roles. You can progress onto the Level 3 apprenticeship and work your way up to Office Manager level which would be a management role often with team leader status. This qualification should give you transferable skills that will not limit you to one sector.

Things to consider

Working in a business can be busy and require you to manage multiple tasks at one time. You may be dealing with customer problems or complaints. You may have to complete tasks under tight time pressures.

About the employer

Pertemps is a nation wide recruitment agency. This position is based in the Reading office, based in the town centre with good public transport links.

Employer

Pertemps Group

Address

43 West Street

Reading

RG1 1TZ

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider

  • Intermediate Apprenticeship in Business & Administration or Advanced Apprenticeship in Business & Administration depending upon previous experience and qualifications
  • Apprentices will attend day release once a fortnight
  • Apprenticeships are made up of the Certificate or Diploma plus Functional Skills in Mathematics, English and ICT

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

CHILTERN TRAINING LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Chiltern Training Ltd

Contact

Chiltern Admissions Team 0118 9566995


Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.


Sign in to apply

Closing date: 30 Sep 2017