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Business Administration Apprentice APPLEGATE MARKETPLACE LTD.

Over the 2-year Apprenticeship programme, you will have the opportunity to work in a range of different departments to expand your skill set.

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Closing date: 30 Oct 2021

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

    Hours: 8.45am – 5.15pm Monday – Thursday and 8.45am – 4.15pm Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    16 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Over the 2-year Apprenticeship programme, you will have the opportunity to work in a range of different departments to expand your skill set and carry out the below responsibilities:

  • Liaising and communicating with clients
  • General business admin duties
  • Updating client records
  • Processing request for quotations and providing support to clients
  • Assist colleagues when additional help is required

Whilst working towards your qualification, you will develop skills such as: communication, IT, problem solving, organisation, commercial awareness and many more.

Degree study takes place half a day weekly, you can find out more information regarding the course here:

Key Benefits

  • Early finish Friday (…because we want your weekend to be a real break – you shouldn’t take work home with you)
  • Course fees paid
  • Earning whilst you learn
  • Enjoy work related experiences including trade shows, events and business-related seminars with all expenses paid for
  • Progression on to the Business Management Degree Apprenticeship

Additional Detail

  • Salary - For the first year of the apprenticeship, you will be paid national apprenticeship wage and then this will increase after 12 months
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • 33 days paid holiday a year inclusive of Bank Holidays
  • Hours: 8.45am – 5.15pm Monday – Thursday and 8.45am – 4.15pm Friday

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail
  • Confidence

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to learn and develop yourself
  • Working well within a team 

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSE's including Maths and English

Future prospects

On completion of the Level 3 Business Admin you have the opportunity to progress onto our 4 year Degree Apprenticeship scheme, qualifying you for benefits like the below:

· First Rung Housing Scheme, the company will match up to £10,000 of your savings towards a housing deposit.

· Optional 6 weeks sabbatical to go travelling or to use as you pleas

About the employer

Applegate helps buyers find the goods and services their organisation needs. Quick, easy and free-to-use, our Cloud-based procurement platform enables you to request multiple quotes for anything from business services to engineering components to promotional items - and much, much more besides. Our database features information on millions of products and services from many thousands of companies - you can either search for what you need yourself, or just fill out a request for quotation and let us do the hard work for you.




Petroc Campus


EX31 2BQ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Petroc


Marcus Coyle 07790987998

  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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