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Office Administration Apprentice ASHWELL BIOMASS & HEATING LIMITED

Ashwell Biomass & Heating is a service and maintenance company, primarily working with biomass heating systems but also branching out into air/ground source heat pumps, gas and oil heating. We are a small owner managed enterprise looking to strengthen our office team, working as part of a team of 4 in a friendly and flexible environment.

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Closing date: 16 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Hourly rate will be between £6 - £8 dependant on experience.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday,times to be agreed with candidate at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Reporting to the Office Manager on a day-to-day basis.  

  • Liaising with customers – both prospects and existing
  • Answering initial general sales enquiries and qualifying potential sales leads
  • Quote preparation
  • General office administration including assisting with managing and ordering engineering parts stock
  • Planning service and maintenance visits

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

  • Level 3 Business Administration Standard
  • Functional skills in Maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential role after successful completion of the apprenticeship.

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, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4) Essential
A Level or equivalent Business (Grade C/4) Desired

Things to consider

Being a small company, we can offer a well rounded and exhaustive training in all aspects of business administration. For the right candidate there is an opportunity to take on responsibility as soon as they have proved their capability and grow with us as a valued member of a small friendly team that cares about the business.

About the employer

Specialising In All Aspects Of Renewable Energy Technology Ashwell Biomass & Heating are experts in the biomass industry in the UK and as such work with a number of companies who specialise in different areas of the industry. These cover leading European biomass boiler manufactures, selected regional installation partners, biomass fuel producers and suppliers, plus manufacturers and suppliers of specialised industry equipment.








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Training provider



Emma Stead

01788 820132

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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