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Business Administration and Support Apprentice T.J.W LOGISTICS GROUP LTD

This busy office, trading under the business name 'Driver Hire', is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and reliable apprentice to join their team and build a career in logistics recruitment. This vacancy offers a fantastic opportunity for someone who is keen to learn and progress into a future management role.

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Closing date: 10 Dec 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

    Monday - Friday 08.30 - 17.00 (30 minute unpaid lunch break)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    23 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is an excellent role if you are looking to launch your career with the world of recruitment and there is the chance of progression for the right person.  Presentation, communication and professionalism are key for this role. Duties will vary but will include;

  • Resourcing for vacancies on various job portals, working with consultants on recruitment briefs
  • Maintaining internal databases with all information including candidate details
  • Contacting and interviewing potential candidates
  • Booking in candidates for registration each day and sending registration emails and invoices
  • Invoicing clients for placements made
  • Assigning vacancies to clients on internal databases
  • Writing up and advertising job vacancies
  • Chasing urgent references for temporary workers

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to communicate well with others both face to face and over the phone
  • Ability to work to deadlines in a calm, professional manner
  • Good time management skills and able to prioritise where required
  • Customer focused, friendly and outgoing

Personal qualities

  • Proactive and courteous at all times
  • A genuine interest in own development and progression
  • A good team player and happy to work with others but able to use own initiative where needed
  • Reliable and dependable with excellent time keeping

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths/English 9 - 4 (A* - C) grades, or equivalent
  • Good/recognised ICT qualification

Future prospects

Strong possibility of employment/progression options on successful completion of Level 3 qualification.

Things to consider

Part of qualification requires Off the Job training as part of qualification requirements.  As well as regular remote training (zoom/teams) and regular site visits, there will be the opportunity, if necessary, for further support available from our training centre (one full day per month allocated to Business learners if required). Our training centre is based at Marsh Mills, Plymouth.

About the employer

The business is trading under the name 'Driver Hire' and Driver Hire is the UK's largest specialist transport and logistics recruitment company.  We offer temporary and driving jobs, non-driving work and Driver CPC training.





Cavalier Road, Teignbridge Business Centre

Newton Abbot

TQ12 6TZ

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Training provider

Focus Training And DCET Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Focus Training (SW) Ltd


Trevor Barnes 07836536590

  • Full Business Administrator Standard - Level 3
  • On the job training to support role development
  • Off the job training (remote training/support and site visits)
  • Functional Skills support - maths/English - if required

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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