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Apprentice Decorating Estimator / Administrator JOHNS OF NOTTINGHAM LTD

An exciting opportunity to join a dedicated, professional team of surveyors in a family run business. With a desire to learn and develop, this is an ideal position for those candidates interested in this industry sector.

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Closing date: 25 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,675.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 08:30 to 17:00 One hour unpaid lunch break 37.5hrs per week paid

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000073423

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

• Answering incoming phone calls from customers and contractors, taking appropriate action in relation to their enquiry.
• Responding to incoming emails in a timely manner
• Attend site visits with QS to meet customers and contractors
• Contribute to the compilation of the bill of quantities
• Maintain excellent records of estimates and quotations using Microsoft Excel and Word packages
• Support the team with their general work load

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

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, including Functional Skills if required.

This is a work based delivery programme but we do encourage participation in supporting workshops throughout your programme. You may attend these in person at our Derby Road campus or via Microsoft teams.

You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession.

You will experience a blended learning model.

You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio.

At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

For the successful candidate, there is potential to progress on to the next level of learning which may include a variety of training options including higher level apprenticeship that are relevant to the role.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Established in 1909, Johns of Nottingham are a 3rd generation privately owned business that provide decorative, insurance reinstatement and facilities management solutions to a variety of sectors throughout the UK. Renowned for high quality workmanship and service, we pride ourselves on the exacting standards our operatives are capable of achieving. A structured management team and a large directly employed workforce give us the flexibility to operate efficiently across all regions.

Employer

JOHNS OF NOTTINGHAM LTD

Address

622-640 WOODBOROUGH ROAD

NOTTINGHAM

NG3 5FS

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Training

Training provider

WEST NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COLLEGE

Contact

Laura

apprenticeships@wnc.ac.uk

01623 900467

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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