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Apprenticeship Systems Administrator South Staffordshire College - Rodbaston Campus

To provide support and assistance in a range of admin duties to the business managers, director and sales executive team. The role will be mainly based at Rodbaston Campus, but there will be the need to travel to others campus' as required.

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,295.95

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001767771

  • Positions

    1 available

The duties will include, but not be limited to the following:

  • Direct/answer telephones and queries from prospective and actual learners and employers in accordance with apprenticeship and Employer Engagement/College standards and procedures
  • Liaising with employers and Trainer/Assessors to develop comprehensive and effective apprenticeship vacancy stencils
  • Assist in the preparation of contracts, commitment statements, reports and information relating to apprenticeship enrolment and completions
  • Arrange, attend and minute meetings, where appropriate
  • Access centralised computerised systems and data and disseminate as appropriate
  • Administer any accreditation or certification arrangements
  • Maintenance and continuous improvement of the apprenticeship data systems. This includes, Pro-solution, Smart Assessor and the area monitoring tools
  • Refer employers and learners to the relevant Employer Engagement Lead and monitor progress
  • To take a pro-active role in activities relating to the recruitment and completions of students
  • Create and maintain appropriate records to support all contact/interaction with prospective/actual learners and employers (both electronic and paper-based) in accordance with internal and external agency requirements
  • Attend careers, employer and open events (internal and external) to represent the College as necessary
  • Work effectively with team members to ensure consistent and timely practice
  • Participate in meetings including performance, quality and communication meetings
  • Prepare data and management information reports as necessary
  • Provide administrative support as required by the Employer Engagement Lead
  • Provide a high level of customer service in internal and external communication
  • Undertake and prioritise word processing, photocopying, filing, record keeping, financial record keeping and general administrative support to meet deadlines

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer literate (experience with Microsoft Office essential)
  • Ability to manage workload and prioritise
  • Good team player, but also able to use own initiative
  • Able to get on with tasks without being asked and without requiring constant supervision

Personal qualities

  • Eager to learn and success
  • Positive, ‘can do’ attitude
  • Motivated and driven
  • Hardworking
  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • Punctual and committed
  • Mature attitude
  • Confidence dealing with people

Desired qualifications

  • Ideally, candidates will hold GCSE grades A*-C (9-4) in maths, English and ICT or equivalent qualifications, including Functional Skills

Future prospects

Possible employment.  

Things to consider

Applicants must be aware that they will be required to attend an Information Advice and Guidance session at one of our Campuses (Tamworth, Lichfield, Cannock Chase Skills and Innovation Centre, or Rodbaston) in order to progress further in this vacancy. During the session, candidates must complete baseline assessments and will have the opportunity to ask questions regarding the qualification.

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

For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

South Staffordshire College is one of the largest colleges in the county with learners participating in full-time and part-time courses, in addition to evening classes and apprenticeships. We have five different sites surrounding South Staffordshire including Rodbaston, Cannock, Tamworth and Lichfield and we offer a wide range of courses to suit every learning style.

Employer

South Staffordshire College - Rodbaston Campus

Address

Rodbaston

Stafford

ST19 5PH

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Staffordshire College

Contact

Donna Cartwright 03004562424 donna.cartwright@southstaffs.ac.uk

  • Business Admin level 3 standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English Level 2 (if required)
  • In house training

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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