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Administration Assistant Apprentice BARLOWS (U.K.) LIMITED

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, motivated and organised individual to provide a welcoming and efficient service for all customers.

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A sucessful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Answering incoming calls and email enquiries, and directing them to the correct person where appropraite 
  • Recording information and taking mesages 
  • Asssisting colleagues and customers with administritive support
  • Processing cuotmer quotes
  • Raise and process invoices
  • Uing the CRM system effectivty
  • Assist with smooth running of business processes

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Team worker
  • IT and Digital proficiency
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Motivated 
  • Willingness to learn
  • Personable
  • Friendly

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 GCSEs grade A*- C / 9-4 ideally including mathematics and English

Future prospects

  • Opportunity to progress within the company

Things to consider

  • This vacancy is being managed by SBC Training on behalf of this company
  • By submitting your application, you are consenting to allow SBC Training and the employer to contact you in connection with your application
  • Your details will not be shared with third parties

About the employer

The business started life in 1948 as a small electrical repair shop in the village of Malpas in Cheshire. We have grown over the years and now have a head office in Malpas, Cheshire and three more offices in Manchester, High Wycombe & Lancaster. All opening a full range of property maintenance services. There are three high street appliance retail outlets in Malpas, Whitchurch & Ellesmere. Our company now has over 400 directly employed staff and a fleet of over 250 vehicles.




Clifford House Unit 2

Hampton Heath Industrial Estate


SY14 8LU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by SBC Training Limited


Emily Challender 01743454810

Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

Apprentices will gain experience in managing priorities and own time, problem-solving skills, decision-making and the potential for people management responsibilities through mentoring or coaching others.

Skills, Knowledge and Behaviours – Learners and employers will have a range of options to select from that cover each knowledge module of the apprenticeship standard.

Functional Skills - These provide practical skills to help gain the most out of work, education and everyday life. Learners will complete written and online tests.

End point assessment - The End Point Assessment is the final stage of the apprenticeship. It comprises written and practical tests as well as a professional dialogue and interview.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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