Business Administration Apprentice BISHOP & CO RECRUITMENT LTD

Bishop & Co Recruitment are looking to recruit a hard working friendly, cheerful and enthusiastic person to work as part of team in their receptionist team as a Business Admin Apprentice.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week


    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    19 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The Receptionist is the first-person visitors meet therefore it is imperative that you have great customer service skills and a welcoming personality. You will be reporting to the Business Manager and will provide a professional and efficient reception service as well as administrative and secretarial support to a number of colleagues within the business .

Duties Include

  • Greeting new clients and candidates
  • Handling call enquiries
  • Building rapport and maintain relationships with potential and existing clients
  • Sorting and distributing post
  • Setting up meeting rooms

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Previous sales experience really is desirable!
  • Money motivated and career driven
  • Proactive attitude
  • Driven and ambitious
  • Strong communication skills
  • Confident, articulate and resilient

Personal qualities

  • Adaptable / flexible
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Presentable and a team player

Qualifications required

  • GCSE A - C in English or Maths or equivalent qualification
  • Candidates who achieve Entry Level 3 in functional skills testing at initial assessment with City Training Services will also be considered.

Future prospects

On completion of the Intermediate Apprenticeship, individuals will have the opportunity to apply to progress on to the Advanced Apprenticeship.

Things to consider

You should make sure you are able to travel to the company and college before you apply for this vacancy. Make sure your travel costs are realistic for your apprentice salary. Please look at to plan your journey. To prepare yourself for interview please make sure you have researched this role before applying to familiarise yourself with typical duties and have a look at the company’s website. ALL applications must be done through DO NOT CONTACT THE EMPLOYER DIRECTLY. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

About the employer

Bishop & Co Recruitment is a small family owned business established in 2014. We Specialise and have an extensive knowledge within the construction sector. The company aim to employ a further 5 consultants by Nov 2017 expanding our services amongst other sectors.








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Training provider

Competency qualification: Apprentices will be required to produce work and build an e-portfolio of evidence through blended learning which will include practical and written knowledge assessments which are carried out in the workplace.   

Knowledge qualification is delivered in the classroom on a day release basis over a period of 16 weeks.  The course is completed with written / computerised assessments that are delivered in exam conditions in the classroom.

Functional Skills at level 1 in Maths, English and IT delivered in the classroom

Employment Rights & Responsibilities are embedded in the competency qualification.

Personal Learning & Thinking Skills are delivered via a workbook and completed in the workplace. 

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by City Training Services


Sabrina Frati 01274 728316

Employer's Application Instructions

If you would like to be considered for this role then please apply online at and you will be invited to sit an initial assessment at City Training Services. If you have previously applied, please call our recruitment team on 01274 728316 and quote the NAS reference number. ***Please ensure that you quote the reference number of the vacancy you wish to be considered for within the ‘Additional Information’ section of the Application Form***

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Oct 2017