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Business Administration Apprentice LES WOOLSTON HAULAGE LTD

Les Woolston Haulage Ltd are looking for a hardworking enthusiastic individual to join their team as a Business Administrator. The successful candidate will gain a Level 3 Qualification in Business Administration.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday – Friday 8.00am – 4.00pm

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Reporting to the office manager, the apprentice will be
responsible for the following:
• Answering/making telephone calls
• Dealing with email queries
• Data and job inputting
• Customer Service
• Minute taking for meetings
• Receiving and logging jobs
• Managing deliveries
• Project management (including delegation of work)
• Invoice Work using SAGE 50
• Costing
• Booking in tests
• Account management
• Managing diaries
• Filing
• Reception work

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

  • Day Release
  • Level 3 Qualifiation in Business Administration 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills


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

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. Please be aware that as Northern Skills provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

About the employer

We have been here at our 7-acre site in South Bank, Middlesbrough for ten years. Our plan is to continue developing the site, allowing us to meet the needs of our customers and encompass all hauliers’ needs. The 'one stop shop’ will try to stay ahead of the requirements for the haulage industry including legislative and technological advancements. We offer operating center facilities to a number of our customers, including P&O Ferrymasters.







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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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