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Business Support Apprentice L3 Taylor Wimpey Exeter

Well established construction company Taylor Wimpey is looking for an enthusiastic and committed Business Support Apprentice to join their expanding workforce. You will be fully supported by PGL Training throughout your apprentice.

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Closing date: 23 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

As an Apprentice your duties will include:

  • Prepare letters and documents
  • Answer the telephone politely and efficiently
  • Input data into databases
  • Filing
  • Photocopying
  • Keeping the office tidy
  • To deal with internal and external emails on a day-to-day basis
  • To maintain filing systems
  • Take minutes at meetings
  • Organises meetings and events
  • Follows all company policies and procedures
  • Use of IT systems such as Powerpoint
  • Managing priorities and time in order to successfully meet deadlines
  • Any other Administration duties seen fit by your supervisor

You will be fully supported throughout your Apprenticeship by PGL Training.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Exercises proactivity and good judgement.
  • Demonstrates good communication skills.
  • Skilled in the use of multiple IT packages and systems such as powerpoint
  • Produces accurate records and documents
  • A good work ethic is essential
  • Good attention to detail  
  • Being able to work as part of a team
  • Professional
  • Attention to detail 

Personal qualities

  • Honest and loyal
  • Trustworthy
  • Presentable
  • Bubbly and outgoing
  • Focused
  • Calm under pressure
  • Willing to work hard
  • Reliable and punctual

Desired qualifications

Maths and English GCSE's at grade 4-9 (A-C) or equivalent is preferred but not required. 

Future prospects

Possible full tme employement after completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Knowledge and use of multiple IT packages and systems.

About the employer

We were formed by the merger of George Wimpey and Taylor Woodrow in 2007, and have operations in the UK and Spain. We aim to be the developer of choice for customers, employees, communities and shareholders.

We are one of the largest homebuilders in the UK, operating from 24 regional offices across England, Scotland and Wales. 

We build a wide range of properties, from one- and two-bedroom apartments to six bedroom detached houses, with a broad price range including both private and affordable homes. We are truly national,  and we cover most regions across the UK. Our regional businesses are run as local homebuilders and have in depth knowledge and experience of the local market. We understand that development is about more than creating homes and we provide millions of pounds worth of infrastructure, for example roads, sewers, landscaping and community facilities, every year across the UK. We aim to develop vibrant communities with a true sense of place that fit into their surrounding area and meet the needs of local people.


Taylor Wimpey Exeter


Capital Court Unit 4a

Bittern Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by P G L Construction Training


hannah peacock 07539360307

NVQ Busines Administrator L3

  • Level 1 Functional Skills in English (If required)
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in mathematics (If required)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English (If required)
  • Level 2 Functionl Skills Mathematics (If required)


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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