Office Administrator Ward Damp-Proofing Ltd

To provide general office administration support working directly under the Officer Manager.

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Closing date: 23 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm with one hour unpaid lunch

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Daily Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Answering incoming calls and either directing them to the right person or taking a message
  • Typing reports, letters and emails
  • Booking surveyors appointments (4 diaries)
  • Photocopying and scanning
  • Filing Other general administration duties on request

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

• Punctual

• Keen to learn

• Good communicator

• Team working and independent working

• Attention to detai

Personal qualities

• Positive

• Punctual

• Open minded

• Good natured

Qualifications required

5 GCSEs grades C or equivalent or above including English and Maths

Future prospects

There are various positions that can be achieved within our organisation (availability dependent). Other office based roles can include: • Credit Control • Contracts • Development

Things to consider

There will be times when the candidate is spending a long time in front of a computer. All staff are entitled to an hours lunch break but not all staff can have this break at the same time. Staff need to organise between themselves when lunch breaks can be taken.

About the employer

Ward Damp-Proofing Limited is a successful family owned business that has been trading for 40 years. Whilst we are based in Cheshunt, our work covers anywhere within the M25 and home counties. We currently employ 24 staff. However this figure is likely to grow as we are looking to expand. Generally the type of work we get involved in includes, damp-proofing, waterproofing, basements, dry rot, wet rot, timber treatment and membrane systems. Please don’t worry if the applicant isn’t familiar with the type of work that we carry out as this knowledge wont be required straight away. It is likely that in time they will gradually grasp a good understanding.


Ward Damp-Proofing Ltd



Fairways New River Trading Estate

Waltham Cross


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Training provider

Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Business and Administration

• Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Business and Administration

In addition all Apprenticeships include:

• Induction and Employee Rights and Responsibilities

• Functional Skills (as required)

• Personal Learning and Thinking Skills are mapped and embedded (Creative Thinking, Independent Enquiry, Reflective Learning, Team Working, Self Management, Effective Participation)

• Guided Learning on and off the job through training, set tasks or independent study

• Coaching and mentoring in the workplace

• Achievement Records of all Training and Development activities undertaken.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Hertford Regional College


Sharon Ryan 01992 411375

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Closing date: 23 Sep 2017