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Business Administrator Apprentice Croydon College

Croydon College is committed to providing an outstanding Careers & Employability programme for every student, and we are seeking to appoint an Apprentice Administrator to join our newly formed Careers & Employability team.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Everything we do has a Student Focus, with the following core values: Creativity, Respect, Aspiration, Integrity, Empowerment, Responsibility and Accountability.

Duties will include:

  • Actively promote the values of the College: student focus, responsibility, integrity, collaboration and respect
  • Actively promote British values and equality and diversity, recognising and actively challenging stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination, ensuring that these principles permeate all working practices, creating an inclusive learning environment and workplace for students and staff respectively
  • Ensure effective quality control and continuous improvement in all aspects of this post, in keeping with the College’s existing and developing quality assurance systems.
  • Be committed to professional development, through participation in the College continuing professional development programme which includes commercial upskilling, staff learning days and training events appropriate to the job role
  • Develop effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders and partners as appropriate to the role
  • Comply with and promote College Safeguarding (including prevent), Data Protection and Health and Safety policies and procedures and to undertake recommended training as and when necessary
  • Identify and manage risk effectively
  • Undertake such other duties as required, commensurate with the grade of the post, as may be reasonably required at the initial place of work or at other locations in the College
  • Support cross college events such as Open Evenings and Enrolment sessions when required
  • Adhere to and ensure compliance with all College Procedures and as detailed in the Staff Handbook
  • At all times seek to serve the best interests of the College
  • To provide cover for colleagues during periods of holiday or sickness absence

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Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good standard of written English with the ability to draft and format correspondence, reports and documents
  • Excellent telephone manner and communication skills
  • Good time management and organisational skills
  • Good understanding of customer service
  • Competence in the use of Microsoft Office applications

Personal qualities

  • Willingness to Learn
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion when handling sensitive information
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Model appropriate behaviour including conduct, dress code and timekeeping
  • Positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • To work flexibly and efficiently whilst maintaining the highest professional standards and to promote and implement the policies of the College
  • Full commitment to Equal Opportunities and anti-discriminatory working practices

Desired qualifications

  • Educated to minimum level 2 (including English and maths at 4/C) or equivalent

Future prospects

  • Full time employemnt after completion of apprenticeship

About the employer

You don’t have to wait until September to get an apprenticeship through Croydon College!

Croydon College is one of the largest providers of apprenticeships in south London.

If you're at least 16 years old, and not in full-time education, this could be the perfect option for you!


Croydon College



College Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Croydon College


Lashunda Malcolm 02086865700

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:
  • Class once a week within the college which will contribute to your Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 May 2022