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Business Administration Apprenticeship ORMISTON ACADEMIES TRUST

Are you interested in gaining a nationally recognised qualification as a business administration apprentice in a school environment? Do you have an interest in either general school administration, HR or finance? A position is open for a business admin apprentice where all training will be provided to work towards the end qualification level 3.

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Closing date: 06 Jun 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 - Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Our Apprenticeship programme will teach many different skills, which will allow you to work in different fields within the business industry.

Roles with consist of:

  • Telephone skills
  • Managing information and data
  • Employee rights and responsibilities (ERR)
  • Marketing support
  • Principles of leadership and management


  • Reception and telephone answering
  • Data entry into management information systems
  • General administration
  • Invoicing/receipts and cash handling

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Able to work independently and without direct supervision
  • Able to take direction from different people, and effectively prioritise and manage workload
  • Able to work constructively as part of a team, understanding roles and responsibilities, and one’s own position within the team
  • Professional, organised and attention to detail
  • ICT and knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Experience of working in a support capacity with young people
  • Experience of working with staff at all levels

Personal qualities

  • Prior work experience desired, but not essential
  • Enthusiastic and have an interest in working in a professional office environment
  • Reliable, committed and punctual attitude
  • Previous customer service experience desirable although not essential
  • Polite and professional

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) grade A*-C/9-4, including English and maths (or equivalent, Level 2 Functional Skills in both subjects)

Future prospects

  • Potential to be given the full-time position within the school
  • Being promoted into a more responsible role if candidate proves themselves in the working environment

Things to consider

Safeguarding, Prevent, and Equal Opportunities:

  • Let Me Play, LMP Education and Sporting Education are committed to anti-discrimination and equal opportunities for all.  We are equally committed to Safer Recruitment Policies, Safeguarding, the Prevent Duty and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults
  • To achieve our commitment, we will ensure continuous development and improvement of robust safeguarding processes and procedures that promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our staff and volunteers

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

About the employer

Ormiston Maritime Academy is a vibrant, forward thinking academy providing a comprehensive and inclusive education to students from age 11–16. We moved into our new academy build in 2010, this has enabled us to provide students with state-of-the-art facilities, enhancing learning further and highlighting the importance of technology within the society we live in.

Exam results have improved steadily over the last few years and are predicted to rise further this year. We pride ourselves on being a value driven school and our ASPIRE (Achievement, Support, Perseverance, Independence, Respect and Enthusiasm) values are at the heart of academy life.




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Training provider

Let Me Play Ltd

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Let Me Play Ltd


Anthony lowe 07881922192

Training within the role:

  • Level 3 Business Administrator

This training programme focuses on developing administration skills.

The Qualification aims to grow your existing skillset in the following key areas:

  • Business support services
  • Project management
  • Supporting the organisation of events
  • Customer service
  • Developing IT skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Managing information and data
  • Employee rights and responsibilities (ERR)
  • Marketing support

All candidates take part in an initial intense training programme at the start of the selection process.

During this period our experienced staff will prepare candidates for their placements by giving them the foundations that they will need for securing a placement.

Our employability team will also be on hand to support with interview skills ready for a placement interview.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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