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Level 3 Business administration apprentice EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP TRUST

To provide administrative support to the central team and to contribute to the effective and efficient running of central team and the schools within the Trust.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,254.44 to £18,278.00

    From 1 April 2022, the National Minimum Wage is between £4.81 and £9.50 an hour, depending on the candidate's age. Based on the role working 37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year the salary will be between £8,150.44 - £16,101.71 per annum.

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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  • Working week

    Monday- Friday 37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year (term working plus 2 weeks including inset days) Very occasional meeting attendance that ends at 6.30 pm

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To undertake routine reception / administrative duties in relation to the organisation as and when required.
  • Taking minutes at local governing body, HR, finance and Board meetings, some of which will be based within schools access the Trust.
  • Liaising with stakeholders (Trustees, Governors, Executive Directors, Principals, parents, colleagues, and other meeting attendees) involved in Trust meetings, providing meeting arrangements, agendas and room bookings as required.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship
  • Level 2 Maths and English Functional Skills (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible permanent roles across the Trust

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Develop relationships, Research skills, Flexible approach to work


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled, we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.

About the employer

The Education Partnership Trust is a multi-academy trust where Headteachers are given autonomy to lead and manage their school within the vision and values of the trust, supported by a professional governing body.




Education Partnership Trust

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The Apprenticeship Team


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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