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Business Administrator Apprentice Polythene Solutions Limited

A great opportunity to be a part of a growing company, working closely with the PSL team. You will be using systems to improve and increase general admin, as well as take on some roles that will be eventually become your own.

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Closing date: 15 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm and Friday 9.00am - 3.30pm with 1 hour lunch break per day

    Total hours per week: 33.50

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Sending Post
  • Create Product Spec Sheets using Inkscape
  • Filing
  • Answer phones and transfer to the relevant PSL member
  • Make product samples
  • Delivery forecasting and preparation
  • Maintenance of Delivery Forecast calendar
  • Other admin assistance where relevant

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organised
  • Punctual
  • Eager to help
  • Good IT skills (Word, Excel…etc)
  • Good work ethic - Hard worker and eager to learn!
  • Adequate maths ability

Personal qualities

  • Positive
  • Upbeat attitude and eager to help!

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths. 

Future prospects

A full time role is possible after completion of the apprenticeship, dependant on performance and attitude.

Things to consider

We are based in Leominster.

You will be given your own desk and laptop, so please note most of the day will involve looking at a computer screen.

About the employer

A sales, logistics and technical design company for polythene products into many different industries, such as food, medical, retail etc.


Polythene Solutions Limited


Brunel House

Brunel Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Herefordshire Group Training Association


Hayley Grismond 01432 377010

Training through HWGTA normally comprises of five days per week in company with one day release as and when required at our Training Centre at Holmer Road, doing an appropriate course of study. Functional Skills Maths, English (if required)

A monthly monitoring visit in company will also take place, during which we make ourselves available for discussion about any special training that may be useful to you, and to identify and resolve problems if they arise.

At the end of your training period you will be put through to an end point assessment with an external verifier where you will showcase and evidence your knowledge, skills and behaviours.

In addition, the training programme includes an optional 5-day team building residential course, usually held in April / May each year.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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