Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Apprentice Level 3 General Administrator Gb Travel Group Ltd

Due to continued success, we are looking to recruit a Business Administration Apprentice to support our experienced Operations Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to begin a career in the travel industry, and with continued growth there will be an opportunities for career progression with us in the coming years.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

    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 9am -5pm 1 hour for lunch

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001741697

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Assisting the Sales Team and Ops Manager with office admin
  • Ensuring bookings are correct as per clients requests
  • Booking of transport(coaches, trains, ferry’s, flights)
  • Booking accommodation
  • Invoicing clients for payment
  • Ensuring suppliers are paid correctly

As a great deal of the tours we arrange are sports related, the opportunity would be a great fit for someone who has a keen interest in sports.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good Literacy and Numeracy
  • Computer Literate
  • Good communication skills
  • Work well in a team and independently
  • Comfortable using Microsoft office
  • Good organisation and communication skills
  • Interest in travel and sport would be an advantage

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Flexible
  • Pleasant
  • Confident
  • Respectful

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or equivalent in maths and English at grades C/4 or above
  • Travel and Tourism qualification would be an advantage but not essential

Future prospects

On successful completion of the apprenticeship, for the right candidate, there is the possibilty of securing a full time position.

Things to consider

Please consider travel arrangements prior to applying for this role.


About the employer

We are a Travel Company based near Chester le Street, we specialise in arranging tailor made tours and excursions for Schools and Colleges around the UK. Established in 1999, we offer a wealth of experience and expertise which makes us a trusted partner to our clients.

Employer

Gb Travel Group Ltd

Address

2 West Walk

Bowes Offices

Chester Le Street

DH3 4AN

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training

Training provider

DERWENTSIDE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Derwentside College

Contact

Apprenticeship Recruitment Team 01207 585 914 apprenticeships@derwentside.ac.uk

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.