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Business Administration Apprentice (35505) PossAbilities

An amazing opportunity is available at PossAbilities in Heywood. They are looking for a business administrator to join their team providing an effective, efficient and timely administrative support within the services.

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

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Closing date: 02 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday – Friday 9am – 16:45

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will provide a high quality, efficient administrative support to Service Managers including but not limited to:

• Creating reports, letters and minutes from meetings
• Sorting and delivery of incoming mail (including electronic mail)
• Collating and despatching outgoing mail
• Photocopying and distribution of documents
• Filing, both hard copies and electronic
• Responding to telephone calls and e-mails
• Providing cover for reception and welcoming any visitors we have
• Inputting data including designing and updating spreadsheets
• Organising meetings and events
• Excel spreadsheets

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

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

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 Business Administration qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Passionate, Person centred, Happy, Show integrity


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

About the employer

We are a social enterprise and we support vulnerable people so that they can 'Live the life they choose'. Mostly we support people with learning disabilities, young people leaving care and people with dementia...though we do lot’s of other great things too. We don't have any complicated mission statements that nobody can understand, or anything like that. Just a clear and simple set of values that we all try to live by every day.




Cherwell Centre

Cherwell Avenue


OL10 4SY

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Training provider


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: 02 Dec 2022