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School Reception Support Apprenticeship Becton School – part of Nexus Multi Academy Trust

Do you want to start a rewarding career in Education? If you want to learn the skills involved in supporting pupils in their education and gain job satisfaction shaping young peoples’ life journey, this is the job for you! In this role you will develop into a school reception professional and make a feel difference.

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Closing date: 26 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

    Monday – Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

With RNN Group support, this apprenticeship will give you expert training alongside Becton School (Nexus Multi Academy Trust) to develop you into a professional school receptionist.

This role will specifically develop your administration skills alongside increasing your knowledge of the education sector and supportive techniques.

This Apprenticeship will support you to be able to:

  • Undertake reception duties, answering general telephone calls and face to face enquiries.
  • Liaising with parents/staff.
  • Assist in arrangements for schools trips & events.
  • Provide general clerical support.
  • Maintain manual and computerised records.
  • Undertake typing and word-processing and other IT based tasks.
  • Take notes at meetings.
  • Sort and distribute mail.
  • Provide general advice and guidance to staff, pupils and others.
  • Undertake general financial administration .

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

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard.
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 2 (If required).
  • Functional Skills English Level 2 (If required).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time employment within the organisation and progression to higher education. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Keen interest in pupil support, Friendly attitude, Supportive and dedicated


GCSE or equivalent Math's & English (Grade A*-C (4-9)) Essential

Things to consider

Ensure you can travel to the place of work for the working hours stated above.

About the employer

Nexus Multi Academy Trust is an all age special school for children and young people with special educational needs. They are passionate about providing the best quality of education and care for pupils and put the students first before anything else. As a school which is now growing in size, they are looking for fresh & new talented people with a passion for education and the determination to begin a career in this rewarding environment.


Becton School – part of Nexus Multi Academy Trust


Sevenairs Road



S20 1NZ

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Training provider



Lorraine Savage


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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