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Business Administration Apprentice Parkhouses Independent Living Services

Parkhouses are offering an apprentice to start a career in their unique office environment. Over the course of the apprenticeship the successful candidate will gain valuable working experiences that will be transferable to any future career paths.

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Closing date: 06 Feb 2022

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 to Friday 9:00 - 17:00

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The main duties of the role include:

  • Screening sales calls
  • Keeping documents up to date
  • Report writing
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing telephone calls
  • Minute taking and writing
  • Filing, photocopying etc.
  • Opening and closing the office in the absence of other staff members

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Must be aware of confidentiality
  • Have a good knowledge of Microsoft Office and be computer literate
  • Comfortable and efficient communicating over the phone

Personal qualities

  • Must be friendly and outgoing
  • Able to motivate themselves as they may be left working alone for periods of time 
  • Works well under pressure
  • Problem solving

Desired qualifications

GCSE grades C (4) or above required in both maths and English or equivalent

Future prospects

For the right candidate the opportunity to secure future full-time employment.

About the employer

Parkhouses Independent Living Services is a family run, Independent Care Agency who have been providing quality home care and support services in and around the Burnley area for over 25 years.


Parkhouses Independent Living Services



Lyndhurst Road


BB10 4EG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Burnley College


Nathan Hodge 01282 733221

Full on the job training to be provided as well as being fully supported through gaining a level 3 qualification.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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