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Administrative Assistant Apprentice STANDARD SECURITY LTD

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Administrative Assistant Apprentice at a leading security systems company in Blyth, Northumberland. The successful candidate will work closely with the administrative team and provide support to assist in the daily running of the company.

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £196.87 per week £10,235.50 per annum

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm, 37.5 hours per week.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The main purpose of the role is to provide administrative support to the rest of the team and to complete tasks in a timely manner and to a high standard.

Main duties will include:

  • Maintaining customer records on the company’s bespoke CRM system
  • Liaising with customers and scheduling appointments
  • Assisting with H&S records
  • Answering telephone calls
  • Scanning and general filing
  • Keeping workspace tidy

These duties are not exhaustive and other duties may be required.

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)

Training delivered by Access Training through a mixture of projects, training workshops and one to one support.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The successful applicant would have good long-term prospects with the opportunity to progress after completing the Business Administrator apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Initiative


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

Things to consider

Please ensure that you can travel to Blyth for a 09.00am start. Employee benefits include: -Regular social events -Gym on site -Paid sick leave -Company pension scheme

About the employer

Standard Security Services are an NSI Gold accredited Security Company who specialise in the design, installation & maintenance of Intruder, CCTV, and Fire & Access Control systems throughout Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Durham, Cleveland and Scottish Borders. As a family run business, they are able to focus on their customers and are committed to giving them the care and attention to detail that they deserve




51 Bowes Street


NE24 1EB

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Training provider



0191 4904646

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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