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Business Administration Apprentice SCOTT CARE LIMITED

Not just any Business Administration apprenticeship, this is working in a busy domiciliary care organisation undertaking with a variety of interesting administration duties.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm. 30 minutes for lunch (paid).

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    23 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001742284

  • Positions

    1 available

Main Duties:

  • Opening and directing our post
  • Answering telephone calls
  • Sending emails
  • Printing
  • Scanning
  • Organising meetings
  • Organising activities for our Service Users

Here are some of the benefits to our Business Administrator Role:

  • Ability to learn new skills and gain new qualifications
  • In addition to your Level 3 qualification we will give you access to over 100 courses that can be done at your desk
  • You will have the opportunity to get an understanding of the management of home care services

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • PC literate
  • Organisational skills
  • Able to deal with telephone calls
  • Confident in dealing with queries
  • Keep confidential 

Personal qualities

  • Literate
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Good work ethic
  • Good manners

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE (or equivalent) grade 9-4 / A*-C is required in English and maths

Future prospects

  • Potential for full time employment for the right candidate
  • Many employers retain apprentices in full/part time positions
  • The Qualifications you gain can also help you to get into higher education or other employment 
  • Being an apprentice gives you the opportunity to gain a recognised qualification and developing professional skills whilst earning a salary, inside some of Kent’s best companies
  • Once the Apprenticeship has been achieved you will have the skills, abilities and experience to update and enhance your CV, to make it attractive to potential employers

Things to consider

Interview - 

  • We will be interviewing candidates who meet the criteria as they apply and will recruit after a successful interview which may be before the closing date

Reality Check -

  • You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst awaiting for your first wages to be paid

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Travel Information - 

  • The applicant will need to be able to get to the office address (ME2 4DP), for 9am Monday to Friday, limited bus routes are available

About the employer

We provide Home Care services in Kent to people living in their own homes.

Employer

SCOTT CARE LIMITED

Address

Unit 71

Riverside 3

Sir Thomas Longley Road

Rochester

ME2 4DP

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Training

Training provider

KENT COUNTY COUNCIL

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Kent Training & Apprenticeships

Contact

Kent Training and Apprenticeships Business Support Team 0800 731 4297 KT&A@kent.gov.uk

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Standard.

Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

This employer has requested all applicants to apply through Kent Training and Apprenticeships online application system – Therefore, to apply for this position, please click on the link below and follow the online instructions.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Oct 2021