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Business Administrator Apprentice BOXES AND PACKAGING (DONCASTER) LTD

A chance to learn and develop the skills required to perform at a high level within an award-winning, exciting business environment. We would like to offer one apprentice the opportunity to work as part of the exciting, fast-paced Transport & Warehouse team at our site at Thorne

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Closing date: 09 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    To be reviewed after three months with the potential to increase up to £6.50 per hour.

    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 08:30 – 16:30 with one day spent at college

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  •  Answering customer service calls (both internal and external)
  •  Admin management of some of the stock & serve customer accounts
  • Booking in/out stock daily
  • Liaising with warehouse staff and FLT drivers on any queries
  • Planning daily HGV routes
  • Receipting assembly works orders
  • Reporting to Transport & Warehouse manager

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

Business Administrator Level 3

Boxes and packaging, Thorne, Doncaster, DN8 5TX

 Monday – Thursday 08:30 – 16:30 with one day at college (early finish on Friday)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Should the applicant successfully complete their apprenticeship, they can expect (subject to overall business performance) to be offered a permanent position within the Transport & Warehouse Admin team, expanding their knowledge and responsibilities further.

Progression at the Shaw Lane, Doncaster site is also a possibility.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English and math (Grade C/4 and above) Desired

Things to consider

Transport is not provided. The closest train station to the site is Thorne North.

About the employer

Boxes and Packaging offer the UK’s largest independent national sheet plant network, supplying a full range of customers with the design and manufacture of bespoke corrugated packaging solutions, in-house printing, and ancillary packaging products.




Thorne Park




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Training provider



Debbie Evans

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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