Business Administration Apprentice Trident Surveying Ltd

Trident Surveying Ltd in Sunderland are looking for a Business Administration apprentice to support the Office Manager.

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Closing date: 25 Sep 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

    Mon-Fri 8.30-4.30

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include;

  • Receiving and making telephone calls/using email
  • Typing reports
  • Data entry
  • Scheduling appointments and diary management
  • Internet research
  • Booking accommodation
  • Process stationery orders
  • Customer quotations and invoicing
  • Drawing floor plans using Microsoft Visio
  • Team meeting attendance and participation
  • General office duties (scanning, filing, photocopying)
  • Any other duties as and when required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

We are looking for applications from individuals who have the following skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes. (Training will be given on Visio)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Polite and professional telephone manner
  • Excellent literacy and numeracy skills
  • The ability to follow policies and procedures

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and motivated to learn new skills
  • Proactive and the ability to use your own initiative
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Friendly
  • The ability to work on your own and in a team
  • Professional appearance

Qualifications required

English, maths and ICT Grade C or above at GCSE or the equivalent

Future prospects

The possibility of a permanent position after the duration of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Confident working with professional clients.

About the employer

Trident Surveying Ltd are a leading asbestos consultancy, based in the North East of England, servicing a national network of clients.

They offer the following independent asbestos services;

  • Surveys (management, refurbishment, demolition); testing/sampling; compliance checks; re-inspections; air monitoring; removal project management; awareness and training.


Trident Surveying Ltd


North Hylton House Unit 4

North Hylton Road



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Training provider

  • Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration
  • Functional Skills Level 1 in English, maths and ICT depending upon prior qualifications.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Tyneside College


Lynn Lincoln 0191 427 3696

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017