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Ford Sales Administration Apprenticeship Trust Ford

Working in an office, the Apprentice will train in a number of areas including improving customer relations, monitoring and dealing with customer problems and fundamental vehicle knowledge.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 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

    08:30 - 17:30 Monday to Friday including Saturdays with agreed day off during the week.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    10 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001845507

  • Positions

    1 available

The role involves the apprentice working in an exciting busy office environment with the main duties involving the following tasks:  

  • Opening and reading mail and taking relevant actions where appropriate
  • General typing and administrative tasks
  • Creating and maintaining efficient filling systems
  • Receive guests and visitors, and co-ordinating meeting requirements
  • Ensure Work Based Evidence is collated in appropriate way and logged
  • Able to organise assigned tasks and complete
  • Able to solve problems that arise
  • Work well in a team and cooperate with colleagues
  • Contribute to community day projects

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literate and a good telephone manner

Personal qualities

  • A keen interest in the industry

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 GCSE’s or equivalent A*-C/9-4 in English and maths required

Future prospects

A full-time career within the industry with many opportunities to progress to positions of authority. Future prospects are endless. By having a highly regarded set of skills, Apprentices can go on to develop their career within any other areas of commerce they may be interested in.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Our business:

We’re the world’s largest dedicated Ford dealership. Our 58 UK-wide dealerships all became TrustFord in June 2014. You might have visited them under a different brand name, such as Dagenham Motors or Polar Ford.

Today – as TrustFord – we’ve still got the same great teams giving you the same great service, all over the UK. After all, we’re the same company at heart.

Read more at https://www.trustford.co.uk/about-us/#VKvS3RZbUMzl4EMG.99

Employer

Trust Ford

Address

Birrell Way

WILMSLOW

SK9 1AE

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Training

Training provider

SKILLNET LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skillnet

Contact

Sean Hogan 07523 907642 sean.hogan@skillnet.org.uk

Apprentices will be working and will be trained within the office environment and an advisor will visit at least every 4-6 weeks as part of a close support network to ensure that Apprentices are both enjoying and succeeding in their course. An Apprentice’s training includes:

  • Industry recognised framework qualification
  • Functional Skills (IT, English and maths)
  • Level 3 in Business Administration
  • Vocational related qualification (technical certificate)

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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