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Apprentice Business Administrator in Learning & Development (L&D) ALFRED H. KNIGHT INTERNATIONAL LIMITED

Are you self-motivated, ambitious looking for an exciting Learning & Development career in a successful global business? Longer-term, would you like to qualify with the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development(CIPD)? Come and show us what you can do as our Business Administration Apprentice in our L&D team and we'll support you to go further.

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

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Regular salary reviews building to an administrator salary by the end of Apprenticeship, subject to required performance

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The L&D team supports Alfred H Knight and its people to achieve our business aims by having the right people with the right skills. We are responsible for the development of our L&D policies and processes, as well as supporting our managers and teams to bring them to life in practice. Our remit covers all aspects of the full development cycle, including assessment of learning needs and the design, delivery and evaluation of training. As our Apprentice Business Administrator, you will be a key part of our dynamic L&D team, providing true generalist support to your own team as well as our managers and employees.

The purpose of the role is to ensure that all administrative aspects of the learning & development cycle are carried out in an effective and efficient manner, through a combination of their own execution of administrative activities and their support to stakeholders.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensure all aspects of the digital Learning Experience Platform (LXP) are up to date, fully audited, well managed and that maximum learner engagement is achieved
  • Ensure customer departments / teams understand the learning and development systems and processes
  • Support the development of digital learning resources
  • Contribute to projects as necessary
  • Generate management information as necessary
  • Act as a key point of contact for learning & development activities for stakeholders including line managers, team trainers, team training administrators, delegates, delegates’ line managers, Quality Department, Health & Safety Department and Learning & Development Department.

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

Qualification - Advanced Level 3 (A Level)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We would like to hear from candidates who have the motivation to keep developing well beyond this Apprenticeship, including more responsibility and CIPD qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Second Language preferred, Enthusiastic individual, Continuous improvement mindset


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

Things to consider

Things to consider: -Must be at least 18 years old by start of Apprenticeship -Please be aware this opportunity may close earlier than the

About the employer

Over 140 years heritage: Alfred H Knight are a totally independent, family owned business spanning five generations. A global network of strategically placed offices and laboratories enable global trade by providing independent inspection, analysis and consultancy services to the metals and minerals and solid fuels industries. Cutting edge innovation fused with time-worn family values: We have honed & carefully crafted our reputation. We thrive by continuing to re-invest.




Alfred H Knight Group Headquarters (Uk)

Kings Business Park

Kings Drive

L34 1PJ


Diane Dutton

0151 4815850

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Aug 2022