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Business Administration Apprentice MERIDIAN BUSINESS SUPPORT LIMITED

To provide effective support to the branch through sourcing and registering suitable candidates in line with client requirements for clinical staff (HCA, Support Workers and Registered Nurses).

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Closing date: 11 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    01 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • To act as the first point of call for visitors to the branch, and branch telephone enquiries
  • To work closely with consultants in branch, to understand current vacancies, and client requirements
  • To source, register and reference check suitable candidates for client assignments including writing and placing job adverts, proactively resourcing on linkedin and other social media tools
  • To ensure that there is an available talent pool of candidates at all times
  • To ensure that all candidates fully comply with all Meridian and REC compliance procedures; ensuring that all documentation is received and stored in accordance with company guidelines
  • To ensure IQX is kept up to date at all times, ensuring candidate records remain current and all activity is recorded
  • Ad-hoc administration duties as required by the team
  • To deliver excellent customer service at all times

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to thrive within a fast-paced environment
  • A strong team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • General IT skills

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Flexible
  • Works well on their own initiative
  • Smart appearance
  • Friendly
  • Enthusiastic, energetic with a positive approach to work

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent)

Future prospects

This opportunity comes with the prospect of moving into Business Management or there would be potentially an extension of employment contract and an increase in salary.

Things to consider

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About the employer

Meridian Business Support is one of the largest privately owned, multi-sector recruitment companies in the UK.  In 2019, we celebrated 30 successful years in the recruitment industry. Our extensive network of branches provides over 4,000 temporary staff on a weekly basis and places over 1200 permanent candidates each year. Employing 210 staff, we fill in excess of 200,000 bookings every year, successfully supplying to over 1,500 companies.




Oriel Chambers 4th Floor Penthouse

Water Street


L2 8TD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Asset Training & Consultancy Ltd


Ella Hudson 07944203292

  • Level 3 Business Administrator
  • End Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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