Business Administration Apprentice Chorce Care

This vacancy is for a Business Administration Apprentice based in Blackburn, Lancashire. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to undertake valuable work experience whilst gaining on the job qualifications.

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

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Closing date: 14 Nov 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

    TBC at the interview

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    27 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The suitable candidate will:

  • Speak to existing and potential customers
  • You must take part in various telephone duties inbound and outbound
  • You will complete all ad-hoc admin duties as defined by management
  • Help and assist the team as and when required to do so


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication and people skills.
  • A confident and positive attitude.
  • Word processing skills.
  • Good verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Ability to follow instructions and organise yourself to complete tasks fully and on time.
  • Ability to use initiative to think through problems to find solutions.
  • Literate with good written communication.
  • Ability to check for accuracy and give attention to detail.
  • Ability to answer, speak confidently and take messages on the phone.
  • Knowledge of spread sheets, word processing and databases.
  • Ability to use initiative.
  • Calm under pressure.
  • Motivated.
  • Good personal organisation.
  • Team worker.

Personal qualities

  • The ability to work as an individual as well as part of a team and be respectful to team members at all times.
  • Be an excellent communicator at all levels, via telephone and face to face.
  • Be able to use their own initiative.

Qualifications required

  • Minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade D or above including English or equivalent.

Future prospects

There is potential for progression for the suitable candidate to become a permanent member of staff within the company. The opportunities in the world of business are endless. Many apprentices start in business administration, customer service or accountancy, which are great stepping stones into lots of exciting careers. You can go on to specialise in a particular field and into management. You will find people who started in administration working in all professional areas and at all levels. If you are good at IT, have an eye for detail and enjoy working with others then a Business Apprenticeship could give your career a great start.

Things to consider

Please do not contact Company direct. PLEASE NOTE; we reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications when we have received a suitable number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply ASAP if you wish to be considered for this role.

About the employer

Choice Care provides a wide range of domiciliary care solutions to a wide range of people, and are able to provide general in-depth personal care and support, as well as post-hospital support, medication management and end of life care.


Chorce Care


Blackburn Enterprise Centre




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Training provider

  • BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration, QCF.
  • Functional Skills, Level 1 - Maths , ICT and English.
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.

Dependant on the job role there maybe the opportunity to commence onto the Advanced Apprenticeship.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Training 2000 Ltd

Employer's Application Instructions

Please can you apply online at quoting the reference number of the vacancy you are interested in. If you have already applied online please call 01254 546 59 and we can add the vacancy to your current application form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 14 Nov 2017