Apprentice Office Assistant Engage Partners Ltd
Are you a master of making things run smoothly? Do you have excellent communication skills and are you confident in using Microsoft Office? If so Engage Partners want you to join their growing team in Watford as an Apprentice Office Assistant.
Closing date: 26 Nov 2017
Total hours per week: 35.00
Possible start date
13 Dec 2017
05 Oct 2017
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Super organised, keen to learn but want to earn? Get your career started and gain a nationally recognised qualification at the same time.
Engage Education is an award winning teacher recruitment agency that specialises in matching quality teachers and support staff with schools throughout the United Kingdom. As current holders of the Education Investor's Recruitment Service of the Year' award, we focus on getting to know our teachers so we can find the right school for every individual we work with.
Business Administration is the art of day-to-day office management! Over the course of this apprenticeship you will receive expert training and gain valuable experience, developing a range of skills that will help set you up for a successful career.
Working as part of a friendly team you will have a varied role to help the business run smoothly. Some of your day to day responsibilities may include:
• Welcoming visitors
• Handling mail
• Making and receiving telephone calls
• Managing diaries, meetings and events
• Organising travel
• Producing documents and presentations
• Managing admin systems and office equipment
Whilst ideally, you will have GCSE's in Maths and English (or equivalent) at grades A-C when you apply for this job, upon successful completion of this apprenticeship you will have gained a nationally recognised qualification in Business Administration, along with functional skills in Maths, English & ICT.
Business administration is relevant to hundreds of job roles - so this opportunity is a great foundation for getting into any industry - from finance or retail, to media and education. You'll get the business skills and experience employers are looking for and help kick-start your career.
All of your training will be provided by learndirect,Apprenticeships the UK's largest provider of Apprenticeships. We've helped lots of people like you develop their skills and gain experience in their chosen field. Every year we find work for and train over 23,000 apprentices.
Requirements and prospects
- If you are highly organised, have confidence with IT, excellent communication skills and attention to detail, then we want you.
- Ability to establish and maintain a positive and professional relationship with employees
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Be honest and trustworthy
- Highly organised
- A willingness to be flexible
- Be prepared to work outside of normal office hours and at weekends where reasonable
- Strong time management
- Ability to multi task
- Being thorough and responsible
- Communication, including listening and presenting ideas
We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic individual keen to learn and progress, looking to launch their career in the business world.
GCSE English and maths at grade C plus or equivalent is preferred but not essential.
Things to consider
Please do not contact the employer directly - for any queries regarding this vacancy, please contact Apprenticeshipvacancies@learndirect.com
About the employer
Engage Partners Ltd
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration
Level 1 Functional Skills in Mathematics, English and ICT
Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook
(Work based learning)
Business and Administration
learndirect Apprenticeships Limited
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Closing date: 26 Nov 2017