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Business Administrator Apprentice Home Instead Senior Care

Based in Darlington, we are looking for an individual to support the Recruitment Co-ordinator with all aspects of administration duties.This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £170.63 - £334.13

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 08.30 - 17.00 (one hour lunch break)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Home Instead are an award-winning home care provider devoted to providing the highest quality care for older people in their own homes.

Duties will include:

  • Filing
  • Taking messages
  • Photocopying
  • Data Input
  • Preparation for training
  • Support pre-employment processes
  • Update and maintain operational systems
  • Support recruitment projects and initiatives


  • Ensure compliance with Home Insteads’ Equality, Diversity and Equal Opportunities Policy, in respect of employment and service delivery
  • Carry out other duties deemed necessary for the successful operation of the business
  • Participate in training to develop skills and knowledge

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • An understanding, acceptance, and adherence to the need for strict confidentiality
  • Ability to work without direct supervision and be self-motivated
  • Ability to work as part of an integrated multi-skilled team
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a changing environment
  • Able to use own initiative

Personal qualities

  • Pleasant and caring manner
  • Articulate
  • Well presented

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) must include maths and English.

Future prospects

  • Potential for progression within the business and the opportunity to study for further qualifications

Things to consider

  • If sufficient applications are received this vacancy may close, please apply early to avoid disappointment
  • The wage will be discussed at interview

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

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About the employer

Home Instead has been at the forefront of specialised home care for the elderly and supporting those being cared for and their families for many years. Founded on personal experience, these family values remain at the core of everything we do 24 years on.

Our award-winning care at home fits around your life - it’s tailored, it’s flexible and it’s adaptable. Whether you’re looking for help getting dressed and showered, help around the house or companionship, Home Instead’s trained CAREGivers are perfectly matched to you.

We believe age should be celebrated and that everybody should be able to live happily, comfortably and independently at home.


Home Instead Senior Care


Lingfield House

Lingfield Point



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Darlington College


Kay Sherwen 07483103284

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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