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Business Administration Apprentice Poulton Lancelyn Primary School

This role is to support the Office Manager with a variety of different administration and reception duties within school term time.

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Closing date: 22 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

    8.00 am till 3.30 pm Monday – Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main duties will include:

  • Updating record/information systems.
  • Assisting with managing the school’s email inbox.
  • Managing and organising completed forms from parents.
  • Providing administrative support to staff as needed.
  • Dealing with telephone and face-to-face enquiries efficiently and in a professional and supportive manner.
  • Responding to messages promptly and accurately, passing on information to relevant staff members as necessary.

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

  • Level 3 in Business Administration
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is a full-time post available upon completion of the Apprenticeship for the right person.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade A*-C/4 and above) Desired

About the employer

Poulton Lancelyn Primary School is part of Oaks Trees Multi-Academy Trust. As a school within the Trust, we aim to provide every child with enriching and exciting learning opportunities through the provision of high-quality teaching, and we promote learning within a challenging and creative curriculum that enables all children to achieve their full potential. We are committed to promoting high levels of pupil engagement and ensuring the enjoyment of their learning.


Poulton Lancelyn Primary School


Norbury Avenue


CH63 2HH


Emily Coppack

07903 612947

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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