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Business Administration Apprenticeship VENTURE ENERGY SOLUTIONS GROUP LIMITED

Working in the back office to organise and manage the companies’ diaries and help with general admin.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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

    40 hours (including 5 hours paid breaks)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001837248

  • Positions

    2 available

The successful candidate will be required to complete general administrative duties including answering telephone calls, taking messages, sending & responding to e-mails, & assisting with the planning of engineer diaries.

The successful candidate should have excellent communication skills including a polite and professional telephone manner & should also possess very good organisational skills with accuracy & attention to detail. They need to be proactive & able to work alone as well as part of a team.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office systems
  • Excellent ICT skills
  • Good keyboard skills
  • Numerate and Literate
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Well presented
  • Confident
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Flexible
  • Proactive and ability to show initiative
  • Ambitious and desire to develop
  • Professional
  • Eager to learn

 

Desired qualifications

maths, English and ICT, GCSE Grade 4-9 or equivalent.

Future prospects

Possible progression for the chosen candidate


About the employer

At The Venture Energy Solutions Group our responsibility to customers has always been to help them implement an environmentally friendly way to reduce energy usage whilst saving money in the process. 

Employer

VENTURE ENERGY SOLUTIONS GROUP LIMITED

Address

58

Leazes Park Road

Newcastle Upon Tyne

NE1 4PG

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Training

Training provider

GATESHEAD COUNCIL

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by LearningSkills

Contact

Alex Helm 01914338727 Apprenticeships@gateshead.gov.uk

  • maths and English to Level 2 required, if not already achieved
  • Knowledge, Skills and Behaviour in relation to customer service principles and practices, business principles, technical competencies, knowledge and understating; research activities, commercial awareness, managing challenging situations and taking ownership, and health and safety.
  • Ongoing assessment by the employer and provider – for example meetings with apprentice, employer and learning provider, observations of workplace, gathering evidence

Undertake a self-assessment in the last month of their apprenticeship to enable them to see whether they are confident that they have taken on board all aspects of the occupation. This self-assessment must be submitted to the independent end point assessor as a source of evidence to prepare for independent End Point Assessment which will include a showcase portfolio; a project; an employer reference and a structured interview about their portfolio and project.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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