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Administration Apprenticeship The Elizabethan Academy Trust

Duties are largely office based where exposure to either unpleasant working conditions or unpleasant people related behaviour is unlikely or infrequent. You will work towards a Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard.

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

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Closing date: today

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

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing clerical support including word-processing, maintaining databases, inputting data, reproduction, filing, writing reports and letters
  • To use information technology systems to carry out duties in the most efficient and effective manner.
  • Covering the school reception and switchboard services, as appropriate
  • Being aware of the Data Protection Act, duties of confidentiality and other legislation to ensure confidentiality of records and information is maintained
  • To undertake such other administrative duties as reasonably requested by the Office Manager
  • To undertake a development programme leading to a National Vocational Qualification as part of an apprenticeship
  • To actively participate in their own development plan which will be agreed with the line manager and their assessor from the training provider
  • To take part in meetings as requested by the line manager
  • To participate in supervision and training with the line manager
  • To achieve performance management targets as agreed with the line manager
  • Organise and provide refreshments and hospitality for meetings and events
  • Accompanying visitors within the Academy

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good ICT knowledge
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Interpret straightforward instructions and resolve straightforward issues or problems that may occur as part of routine duties e.g. addressing and dispatching correspondence, completion of proformas, notes of meetings
  • Cope with short periods of concentrated sensory attention or short periods of enhanced mental attention.
  • Knowledge of the procedures for a limited number of tasks and the operation of associated basic tools and equipment
  • Be able to follow straightforward verbal and written instructions and keep basic work records
  • Have good attention to detail

Desired qualifications

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

Future prospects

Possible full-time employment, potential internal team roles.

About the employer

We are very proud of our academy, of its academic traditions, extra-curricular opportunities, and pastoral support. We believe in education in its broadest sense. Our core purpose is to prepare students for the next steps in their lives, provide them with extensive opportunities and equip them with the confidence, skills, qualifications, and attributes to become high achieving well-rounded individuals; thus enabling them to reach their potential and achieve their aspirations and goals.

We are an inclusive school and know each of our students as individuals. Our students always come first, as they are at the heart of everything we do. They are our biggest asset and best ambassadors. We have high expectations and are ambitious for young people. We are passionate about student leadership and want to shape the pioneers and leaders of tomorrow. Our Leadership Programme is recognised both locally and nationally.


The Elizabethan Academy Trust


Hallcroft Road


DN22 7PY

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Training provider

Realise Apprenticeships Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Realise Apprenticeships Limited


Joanne Gray 0333 444 3973

Your full role and responsibilities will be set out by your employer. The Elizabethan Academy will provide you with all of the on-the-job training you need to up-skill in your role, and your 20% off-the-job learning will be incorporated as part of your working day.

If successful, you will complete a Level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship programme, delivered through The Elizabethan Academy's dedicated training provider, Realise.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

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

Apply now

Closing date: today