Business Admin Apprentice The Castledene Group

To provide business administration support to a team of portfolio managers.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 16 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 - Friday 9am -5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    29 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Making calls
  • Taking calls
  • Meeting and greeting tenants and clients
  • Preparing paperwork
  • Assisting Portfolio Managers in their daily tasks
  • Maintain high housekeeping standards

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good listening skills and verbal communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to multi task
  • Good IT Skills

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated
  • Approachable
  • Well presented
  • Ability to use own initiative

Qualifications required

GCSE Maths and English – level C or above or equivalent preferred but not essential.

Future prospects

This apprenticeship may lead to a further apprenticeship in property management with the potential to lead into a fulltime property manager role.

About the employer

Castledene is a sales and lettings company. The business started in 2008 with the Managing Director managing his own properties and has now grown to 6 branches with 45 staff managing close to 2000 properties.


The Castledene Group


Easington Business Centre

Seaside Lane

County Durham


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

Training provider

  • Full Business Admin level 2 qualification 
  • Functional Skills (If required)
  • ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • PLTS – Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by JB SKILLS TRAINING LTD


Nathaniel Karim 0191 510 5519

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: 16 Oct 2017