Administration Apprenticeship Orwell Housing Association Ltd

Orwell Housing Association are looking for a new Apprentice to join their busy team!

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

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Closing date: 03 Oct 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 to Friday, 8:30AM - 5:30PM

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    09 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Main duties can be summarised as follows;

Organisational Culture:

  • To promote Orwell’s positive culture of valuing people.
  • To promote Equality and Inclusion in accordance with the principles of the Equality Act 2010.

Training and Development:

  • To attend staff meetings and seminars and individual support and supervision with the Team Leader.
  • To attend and participate in training courses which have been identified as statutory or essential for your role and keep up-to-date with legislation and best practice.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Confident in IT.
  • Can demonstrate a good standard of Literacy and Numeracy.
  • Excellent organisational skills.

Personal qualities

  • Good team worker with a flexible and positive approach.
  • Able to work on their own initiative.

Qualifications required

  • 4 GCSE grades A-C (or equivalent ) including Maths and English Language is essential. 

Future prospects

This apprenticeship is being offered as a 3 year fixed term contract.

About the employer

Orwell Housing Association provides homes for over 7,500 residents by managing 3,500 plus properties, throughout Suffolk, Norfolk and Essex.

We provide a diverse range of services including care, support, housing management, property development and estate services.

Including volunteers Orwell employs over 570 trained people who are dedicated and enthusiastic, delivering tailored services to meet individual requirements.


Orwell Housing Association Ltd



London Road



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Training provider

  • Business Administration Level 2 Apprenticeship including NVQ Technical Certificate.
  • Functional Skills- if required.
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by W S Training Ltd


Stuart Havard 01473220220

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Oct 2017