Apprentice Administration Assistant The Only Foals & Horses Sanctuary

Apprentice Administration Assistant to be involved in administration within an animal charity based in Oswaldtwistle.

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Closing date: 21 Dec 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    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 9:00am - 3:30pm 30 minute lunch break, 30 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Dec 2017

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Meeting and greeting customers
  • General administration duties
  • Typing up documents and letters
  •  Handling mail
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing calls
  • Working on social media 
  • Using spreadsheets
  • Dealing with emails

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have good communication and customer service skills.

Personal qualities

  • Good communication skills.
  • Reliable.
  • Punctual.
  • Keen and willing to learn.
  • Could affect asthmatics and anyone with animal allergies.
  • Due to location and nature of the business, an interest in horses would be an advantage.

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required. 

Future prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship you could continue onto full time employment.

About the employer

Animal charity based in Accrington.


The Only Foals & Horses Sanctuary



Red Shell Lane



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Training provider

Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in business administration, including a NVQ, functional skills in maths and English and work based learning.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd


Recruitment 01254395355

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Dec 2017