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Business Administrator Apprentice UpNorth Group

UpNorth Group are seeking to appoint an Apprentice in Business Administration for their office in Team Valley, Gateshead.

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Closing date: 27 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 8am – 5pm (30 min lunchbreak & 2 x 15 min coffee breaks - breaks are unpaid)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Reporting to the Operations Manager the successful candidate will perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Administration, formatting & circulation of documentation
  • Arranging meetings, minute taking and issue of minutes
  • Stock material requests and update of systems
  • Supporting stock take
  • Create, print and deployment of project files
  • Upload and tracking of documentation
  • Timesheet validation
  • Data entry tasks
  • Scanning & filing
  • Upkeep of business logs
  • Adhoc general administrational duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • IT skills

Personal qualities

  • Organised
  • Efficient
  • Confident
  • Personable
  • Enthusiastic

Desired qualifications

English & Maths (Grade A – C or 4 – 9)

Future prospects

Possibilty of full time employment on successful completion of apprenticeship

About the employer

The UpNorth Group consists of several market leading companies covering a diverse range of Industry Sectors. The Group companies provide pioneering solutions to both national and international markets. Industry sectors covered range from Data Centres, M&E Building Services to Foodservice Equipment & Engineering Solutions.


UpNorth Group


Merlin House

Princes Park, Princesway


NE11 0NF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gateshead College


Emily Jefferson

You will work towards the Level 3 Business Administrator standard with Gateshead College

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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