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Business Administration & Marketing Apprenticeship Fa-St Filtration Analysis Services Technology Ltd

FA-ST have created a new opening and a great opportunity for learning and development using a wide range of skills needed in the modern workplace. This apprenticeship intends to teach you about business, social media, website design, and how to manage business workloads.

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Closing date: 24 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8.00 am to 4.30 pm Friday 8.00 to 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is a dual role apprenticeship giving the chosen candidate ‘in the workplace’ service provider administration training:

  • Microsoft Programs, databases, and basic Sage Accounts
  • Processing Orders, organising delivery notes and booking couriers
  • Taking phone calls and communicating with customers and suppliers
  • Working with our Office Manager & Business Development Manager

In the last 2 years, times have changed and so has FA-ST. The modern business place is no longer just an office based 9-5 routine, but an opportunity to be creative and to find ways to tap into the wealth of business provided on-line.

We will be encouraging our apprentice to become proactive with Online development opportunities, and to work with our web team planning, building and maintaining our different websites. You’ll be working alongside our team leader to develop the next generation of sites and be involved in the whole process; we will be learning together!!! The skills you will learn will be:

  • Planning a website, wireframing and creative design
  • Using CMS (content management systems) – WordPress
  • Creating Optimised Content – Learning Website SEO
  • Maintain customer interaction with Google Analytics
  • Photography and Photoshop training as an important aspect for the role
  • We aim to become far more proactive on our social media, and when your apprenticeship is completed, your role will become focused on creating quality content for social media platforms including: YouTube, Facebook, LinkedIn etc.

Fully supported training in all aspects of the business, flexible working, salary reviews every 4 months during the apprenticeship and working with experienced staff this is truly an opportunity not to be missed!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent team player
  • Good communicator
  • Good ICT skills

Personal qualities

  • Self-motivated
  • Positive attitude
  • Approachable
  • Excellent ability to follow instructions
  • Attention to detail
  • Not afraid of getting hands dirty if required
  • Flexible

Desired qualifications

In terms of qualifications, ideally, you will have achieved or be expected to achieve GCSE (or equivalent) grade 4/C or above in English, maths and have reasonably good computer skills.

Future prospects

We are looking for candidates that wish to grow and progress with the company, on completion of the apprenticeship this will be a full-time position.

About the employer

Established in 2005 as a Ltd company we have steadily grown year by year expanding our portfolio of products and services and employing more staff. FA-ST are experts in the oil filtration and oil analysis industry and provide our products and services worldwide. Stocking a diverse range of products that are sold through our e-commerce store and providing laboratory analysis and site services throughout the UK to industries in Power Generation, Manufacturing, Automotive, Railway, Agriculture, Marine, Mining & Quarrying and many more industries. In 2006 we set up our own distributorship in China.

We also offer a number of in-house oil filtration and analysis services, and we operate to ISO 9001:2015 standards, so from off-site oil filtration in our custom built warehouse, oil analysis and reporting in our laboratory to training and product support, we pride ourselves on ensuring that our customers’ needs are catered for, from initial setting up, training of their staff, organising sampling procedures, right through to our aftercare customer service and product support, we know that our customers are not only supplied with the correct products and solutions, but also know how to use them.


Fa-St Filtration Analysis Services Technology Ltd


Unit 4

Dunston Trading Estate, Foxwood Road


S41 9RF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Access Training


Zoe Hayes 07918907110

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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