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Business Support Apprentice DIRECT ENGINEERING & SITE SERVICES LTD

Due to continued expansion Direct Engineering are recruiting for a Business Support Apprentice to support their internal team. The role offers excellent scope for progression for a capable and hardworking candidate!

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Closing date: 02 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    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-Thursday 07:45-16:45 Friday 07:45-14:15 Half an hour for lunch

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    26 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000046094

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • In house training on our bespoke software package
  • Liaising with customers and suppliers
  • General filing
  • Working alongside our admin team
  • Taking calls and messages from customers
  • Transferring calls to the relevant department
  • Purchasing and raising sales orders

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

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Customer Service Practitioner Level 2 Standard with support from your employer and Learning Unlimited.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for full time employment on completion of the apprenticeship or progression to the Business Administrator Level 3


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Reliable

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent GCSE Maths & English (Grade 4/C or above) Desired

About the employer

Direct Engineering & Site Services Ltd are a well-established family run engineering and manufacturing business based in Chesterfield.

Employer

DIRECT ENGINEERING & SITE SERVICES LTD

Address

UNIT 1-4 HIGHLAND VIEW

FOXWOOD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

CHESTERFIELD

S41 9RN

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Training

Training provider

CHESTERFIELD COLLEGE

Contact

Sam Singh-Eyley

APLU@chesterfield.ac.uk

01246 500 500

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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