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Business Administrator Apprenticeship Stairways Midlands Limited

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Stairways Group in the Technical arena. We are looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic team player to join our Staircase technical department within the Walsall operation. This role works closely with external clients & internal departments, such as manufacturing - whilst completing a Business Admin Apprenticeship

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Closing date: 14 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Salary range depending on the candidate, between £12,000 - £20,000

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, hours to be confirmed upon successful appointment

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This role holds responsibility to ensure that the operational demands are met in accordance with the companies’ procedures. All components need to be produced to accurate guidelines and delivered to the very best quality.

  • To participate in the production of staircase manufacturing details to a required specification.
  • Use of the staircase design package in order to create workable drawings for manufacture.
  • Use of the staircase design package to create programs for CNC machining
  • Liaise with customers to gather required information, as necessary.
  • Work as part of the Stairways Group team to provide a proactive service to all departments.
  • Good general housekeeping within working environment
  • Quality checks to ensure high standards for all processes

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

  • Business administrator level 3 standard apprenticeship
  • 20% off-the-job training
  • Bi-weekly blended learning sessions
  • Functional skills if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The opportunity to progress within the business and gain full-time employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative, Telephone manner


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

About the employer

Stairways Group, one of the largest independently owned and managed Joinery companies in the UK, is delighted to announce a new opportunity as part of our operation at the Staircase manufacturing premises in Walsall. Walsall is a mass production, manufacturing unit, manufacturing timber Staircases for the country’s largest Housebuilders & Developers as well as some of the most prestigious developments across the UK and is largely coordinated by the use of CNC machines to create the core components of the staircase.


Stairways Midlands Limited


Bescot Crescent


West Midlands


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Training provider



Cally Sutherland

01922 657000

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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