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Business Administrator Apprentice NET PLATES LTD

Join us and become an integral member of the team by being at the forefront of our innovative and exciting business expansion plan. This is a new position for a Business Administrator Apprentice to support the growth of our company.

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Closing date: 24 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday between 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    21 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Join us and become an integral member of the team by being at the forefront of our innovative and exciting business expansion plan. This is a new position which has been created as a result of our recent company review.

We are looking for someone enthusiastic, focused and very organised with good knowledge and experience of using a variety of Microsoft applications including Microsoft Word, and Excel. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, good IT skills, and word processing abilities and have good time management.

This is a new role that has been created within the organisation. The growth of the business has resulted in the need for a full time Administrator with excellent organisational skills to support the continuing growth of our company.

The key responsibilities are: 

  • Devising and maintaining office systems
  • Using content management systems to maintain and update websites and internal databases
  • Sorting and distributing incoming post and organising and sending outgoing post
  • Liaising with external contacts
  • Organising and storing paperwork, documents and computer-based information
  • Photocopying and printing various documents
  • Filing documents
  • Updating internal computer based information documents
  • Data entry

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • We are looking for an organised, personable and committed individual who has good IT skills and excellent organisational skills
  • Candidates must be reliable, hard working, willing to learn new skills and be able to put these skills into practice
  • Candidates must be able to work as a team as well as on their own and be able to use their own initiative
  • Candidates must also be flexible, as there are sometimes tight deadlines imposed by external companies which have to be met

Personal qualities

  • A friendly, hardworking and enthusiastic individual who is committed to the business

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSE’s or equivalent between A* - C including English (Maths and IT preferable, although not essential if basic skills can be proven)

Future prospects

  • If successful in supporting the business administratively, there will be an opportunity for the role becoming permanent

Things to consider

99.9% of our work will be done on a computer at a desk. Therefore there will be long hours on a computer, although regular breaks will be given.

You may be required to attend college once a week during your Apprenticeship. Please ensure that you will be able to and also willing to travel to South and City College Birmingham Digbeth Campus before applying for this Apprenticeship.

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:

About the employer is the trading website of Net Plates Ltd. Net Plates Ltd is a small family run business which specialises in buying and sell personalised vehicle registration numbers to the trade and end users.




Unit 267D

The Swallows Industrial Estate

Cranmore Boulevard


B90 4QT

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South and City College Birmingham


Kamaljit Singh Sahota 0121 6945066

College day will be 1 day a week based at South and City College Birmingham - Digbeth Campus. You will be studying:

  • Business Admin Level 3 
  • Functional Skills in English and Maths - Depending on your current qualifications

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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