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Business Support Apprentice Thrifty Car and Van Rental

This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate looking to start a career in in-house recruitment whilst actively studying for a level 3 Business Administration qualification. You will work in a busy environment and will to work alongside an established and experienced team. Your training for this apprenticeship is with Babington.

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Closing date: 18 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Hours of work • 37.5 hours per week • Between the hours of 8am – 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    30 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The apprenticeship available is a Level 3 in Business Support Administration. You will have full support of all our team and be able to utilise the knowledge of the Recruitment Team throughout your apprenticeship programme.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Advertising for new vacancies from across the business on various platforms
  • Referencing candidates
  • Processing new starters through the on-boarding processes
  • Ensure contractual documentation is created accurately and in a timely manner
  • Answer incoming enquiries and correspondence via letter, telephone, and email
  • General recruitment administrative tasks
  • Working closely with our HR team
  • DBS checks

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

  • Business Administration Level 3
  • 15-18 month qualification
  • Online learning, building a portfolio of work to showcase the knowledge, skills and behaviours that you have learnt on the job, and during your studying.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time position working within an established HR department.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Time Management Skills


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

Things to consider

• Free on-site gym and parking 30 days holiday rising to 35 over a set period (this includes Bank Holidays) • Contribution to Group Personal Pension Scheme • Thrifty Savings – Employee discount scheme offering huge savings across multiple retailers • Funded Summer and Christmas team events • A Cycle to work scheme • The exciting opportunity to join a successful and expanding company. • The opportunity to develop and grow, alongside a very supportive team!

About the employer

About Thrifty Car and Van Rental Thrifty currently operates over 80 rental locations across the UK. Our head office is based in Exeter, along with a central office based in High Wycombe. At Thrifty, our people work hard to deliver exceptional customer service, and we drive for success by delivering great customer service, first time, every time. It is easy for us to tell you what life is like at Thrifty and why you would love being a part of the team but we thought you would like to hear for yourself.


Thrifty Car and Van Rental


Scot House

Matford Park Road



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Training provider



Amrit Chahal

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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