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Level 3 Apprentice Business Administrator The Priory Ruskin Academy

The Priory Ruskin Academy is looking to recruit a passionate and enthusiastic Level 3 Apprentice Business Administrator to join our Marketing and Communications team. During the apprenticeship, you will develop your skills in all facets of marketing and public relations within an educational context.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 21 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    The position will be working Monday to Friday, working hours between 8:00am and 4.00pm. The position will be 37 contracted hours per week over 39 working week per year.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To ensure a high quality service is provided that meets the needs of the Academy
  • Support members of the leadership, teaching and support with general administrative work which includes the use of all Microsoft packages
  • To include reception duties, greeting and signing in visitors
  • Answering telephone calls, typing, filing, photocopying and general office duties

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

  • Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship training can be found on the below link:
  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in Maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Workshops located in Lincoln, typically held once a month

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The Priory Ruskin Academy is a member of The Priory Federation of Academies Trust, an established and supportive MAT. Our scale allows both flexibility and creativity in terms of career development across our academies allowing exciting career pathways.  We are determined in our mission to improve the life chances of our students and we are equally committed to the wellbeing and development of our staff. All our support staff benefit from annual appraisals, access to CPD opportunities, our Trust Employee Benefits Programme and excellent support from our HR team.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


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

Things to consider

GCSE Maths and English Grade C and above, or equivalent are required for this role. However, applications will be considered for this position from candidates who do not hold these qualifications as Functional Skills training will be given to the successful applicant. Good interpersonal skills are vital, with a desire to develop techniques to motivate and support young people.

About the employer

The Priory Ruskin Academy is a large secondary school, dedicated to its mission of improving life chances of our students. We nurture a vibrant, creative and dynamic environment, where our staff benefit from high levels of professional challenge and support.


The Priory Ruskin Academy


The Priory Ruskin Academy

Rushcliffe Road


NG31 8ED

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Training provider



Philippa Slack

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please select 'Apply online' to being your application. Please note CV's are not accepted.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Aug 2022