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Business Administration Apprentice CONVERGENT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES LTD

Convergent Professional Services Limited provides an outstanding opportunity to join our business, contribute to our strategy and build your career in Information Security, Governance, Risk and Compliance. We are building the next generation of leaders within our business and this is your opportunity to be part of our journey.

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Closing date: 05 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. 9.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000071108

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Daily duties: 

  • Ensure that information is recorded and issued accurately within set time criteria.

  • Participate in the effective distribution of workloads to ensure SLA’s are met.

  • Work alongside Team leader and colleagues to ensure client satisfaction.

  • Undertake all aspects of the role in an ethical, compliant, diplomatic and professional manner.

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

  • Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship Standard.
  • Attendance of 2 workshops a month for the first 6 months.
  • Assessor visits to the workplace once the workshops have finished to prepare you for your End Point Assessment.
  • If you have not already achieved a C/4 + in both maths and English (or equivalent) and cannot provide evidence in the form of a certificate, you will also need to achieve Functional skills at Level 2, in both Numeracy and Literacy. This will include sitting an exam.
  • You will be given some of your working week dedicated to your apprentice study, or Off the Job Training, to carry out self-supported study, compiling your portfolio or completing work set by your assessor.
  • End point assessment to achieve your final apprenticeship grade.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for full time emloyment, however this is not guaranteed.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3/D - 9/A* or equivalent) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade 3/D - 9/A* or equivalent) Essential

About the employer

As the leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services for the media & entertainment sector, we provide assurance to vendors and content owners that systems and applications for on-site, hybrid and cloud-native workflows are correctly configured and operated securely. We have offices in the US, UK and India, with representation across EMEA, Asia Pacific and the Americas. Our global team of experienced assessors undertake security assessments and testing efficiently based on a competitive fixed pricing model.

Employer

CONVERGENT PROFESSIONAL SERVICES LTD

Address

12 South Parade

Weston-Super-Mare

BS23 1JN

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Training

Training provider

WESTON COLLEGE OF FURTHER AND HIGHER EDUCATION

Contact

Charlotte Denning

charlotte.denning@weston.ac.uk

+441934411594

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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