Business Administration Apprentice Level 3 ( Design Engineer Dept.) CUSTOM SECURITY SYSTEMS LTD

The Apprentice will join our security design team, where you will learn and developing knowledge of the security industry, whilst supporting our design and commercial teams. As well as administration duties, you will receive training on designing security solutions including IP video surveillance, access control, intruder & intercom systems.

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Closing date: 04 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    22 days annual leave + 8 days for Statutory Bank Holidays.

  • Working week

    Working days: Monday - Friday. Start time: 8am. Finish time: 5pm. Typical College attendance day: Thursdays.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    19 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The apprentice's duties will include: 

  • Learning and developing knowledge of the security industry.
  • Supporting our design and commercial teams.
  • Develop knowledge of designing security solutions, including IP video surveillance systems, access control, intruder alarms and intercom systems. 
  • Produce designs, providing technical information, surveying buildings, and estimating installations.

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

You will study Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard. The training will be at Harlow College, Harlow, Essex, as well as on the job. The program operates as a day-release, one day per week at Harlow College. 

This will include:

Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
The program is based on end point assessment.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The successful candidate will be offered an exciting route to progress within the company with a permanent position available once training has been completed.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent ICT (Information Technology) (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

To be successful as an Apprentice, you must have great time management skills and be willing to fit into the existing staff structure. Outstanding Apprentices are those who respond well to criticism, build good relationships with colleagues, and ultimately make a lasting impression. You should be well-organised, flexible, and willing to assist wherever possible.

About the employer

CUSTOM Intelligent Security pride ourselves on providing our clients with the very best in security solutions and service delivery. We understand the importance of effective security management and the protection it provides. CUSTOM has a proven track record of delivering unrivalled service support and maintenance to many Corporate and Government Offices throughout our long-standing history.




Unit 8

Harforde Court

John Tate Road

SG13 7NW

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Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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