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Urgent Vacancy! This is an apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 3 for Sapphire Support Services in Sparkhill, Birmingham. Gain valuable administration experience within the Care Sector!

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Closing date: 29 Jul 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 (Times to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are a Supported Living Service based in Sparkhill Birmingham. We provide accommodation with a 24 hour care service to vulnerable people with medical needs such as Mental Health, Learning Disability, Autism, Sight Impairment, Physical Disability and more. We are looking for an apprentice to work in the office:

  • Answering calls / taking messages
  • Dealing with enquiries
  • Managing Social media
  • General office duties such as filing, typing up minutes etc.
  • Reception cover
  • Helping with daily health and safety checks

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills 
  • Polite telephone manner 
  • Organised 
  • IT Skills (Microsoft Work and Excel)
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Punctual 
  • Career focused
  • Adaptable
  • Confident 

Desired qualifications

  • Age 16-18: Maths and English at GCSE 4 minimum (or Functional Skills Level 2)
  • Age 19+: Maths and English at GCSE 4 minimum (or Functional Skills Level 2)

Future prospects

Possible opportunity to progress onto employment.

Things to consider

Please do not contact this employer. You must be eligible for the qualification first, with the training provider Gordon Franks Training, who will conduct the first interview. Apply via your online account for this website or see the ‘contact details’ section and give us a call (or email us your contact details and we’ll call you).  We interview straight away! Once successful, your details will then be forwarded to the employer for you to be considered for this vacancy. Please research the employer and Gordon Franks Training.

About the employer

Sapphire Support Services provide care and support to patients within the Birmingham area.

We support:

  • People with dementia
  • People with learning disabilities
  • Caring for adults over 65
  • Caring for adults under 65
  • People with Mental Health Conditions
  • People with Physical disabilities
  • People with Sensory impairments





Stratford Road


B11 4AN

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Gordon Franks


Recruitment Team 0121 3333001

  • Qualification will be Business Administration Level 3
  • Online Portfolio of Evidence
  • Support in Maths / English Functional Skills if required (and any other additional support)
  • Assessments / exam
  • Observations
  • Witness testimonies on work completed
  • Assessor visits
  • Researching and gaining knowledge on business sector
  • Rights and Responsibilities in the Workplace
  • Employment skills

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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