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Business Administrator Apprentice BILL BUTTERS WINDOWS LTD

You will learn how to produce window and door quotations and manufacturing worksheets. Helping with stock takes and ordering materials. Planning of manufacturing schedule.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday: 09:00 - 17:00 Friday: 09:00 - 14:00

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Provide quotations to trade customers in person and via email.
  • Produce worksheets for factory staff to manufacture.
  • Stock take and order materials for future work.

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

Business Administrator Level 3 ( A Level).

Yeovil College Assessor will make regular on-line appointments ranging between 4-6 weeks and occasional face to-face visits. This will take approximately 18 months. The apprentice will be guided & supported by the Assessor to build a portfolio of evidence including evidence of observations, professional discussions, work-based evidence and reflective accounts. 

A project from 9 months into the apprenticeship which is all part of the EPA process for the Business Administrator apprenticeship. To help with the knowledge for the Exam which is also part of the End Point Assessment process Yeovil College supplies a textbook which includes theory and activities and offers virtual workshops .Yeovil College will also provide any Maths and English Functional skills if required.   

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible full time position.

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, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Desired

Things to consider

You MUST be prepared to commit to your work and training for the duration of the apprenticeship. You will be required to have a telephone interview with Yeovil College prior to your application being passed on. If a suitable candidate is found prior to the advertised closing date, it may close earlier so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

About the employer

Bill Butters is an established and reputable family-run business based in Sherborne, Dorset. We specialise and have vast experience in the design, manufacture, supply and installation of high quality yet affordable PVC-u windows and aluminium products. We offer a very personal and friendly service and our reputation, service and products are second to none. Our team of 20 staff has undergone significant investment in training and we can currently boast over 120 years’ experience within our leadership team. We have made a significant investment in our state of the art CNC plant that ensures a repeatable and consistent high-quality end product. We also have areas dedicated to the manufacture of products across the PVC-u, Residence 9 and aluminium range of materials. Our staff are also multi-skilled across the design, manufacture, and installation of these products.








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Training provider



Wendy Jenkins


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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