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Apprentice Receptionist W & A LTD

Waters and Atkinson are looking for an apprentice to perform a range of administrative duties. Being friendly and happy to speak to clients from a wide range of backgrounds is essential. This would be an excellent route into a long-term career in an admin role as you will gain a wide range of experience in general admin and secretarial work.

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

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Closing date: 28 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday Days and shifts are to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, attentive and motivated team player who would like to join a well-established accountancy practice. The apprenticeship covers a variety of units to show practical performance and knowledge and these include:

Communication in a business environment
Principles of providing administrative services
Meeting and welcoming clients
Producing confidential business documents
Storing and retrieving information
Using and maintaining office equipment

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

Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard, which includes:

Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
End-Point Assessment (EPA)
Relevant training will be provided through Lancaster and Morecambe College. In order to successfully complete the Business Administration Apprenticeship Programme, subject to attending an Apprenticeship Preparation Training Session here at Lancaster and Morecambe College.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

For the successful candidate this role could lead to a long-term career providing administrative and secretarial support to the practice.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

We are an established and successful firm of Chartered Accountants. We are based in one open plan office. There is a friendly atmosphere and low turnover of staff. The firm acts for a wide range of businesses and individuals and enjoys an excellent reputation.








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Training provider



Employer Engagement

01524 521483

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: 28 Dec 2022