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Balgores Motors Business Administration Apprentice - Sudbury Site BALGORES MOTORS (1982) LIMITED

Working in a prestigious company office, the apprentice will train in a number of areas learning to organise assigned tasks and complete them. The role will also include improving customer relations, monitoring and dealing with customer problems and fundamental vehicle knowledge.

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Closing date: 31 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, 9am – 5pm (40 hours) may include Saturdays.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role involves the apprentice working in an exciting busy office environment with the main duties involving the following tasks:

  • Working in the after sales service team
  • Opening and reading mail and taking relevant actions where appropriate
  • General typing and administrative tasks
  • Creating and maintaining efficient filling systems
  • Receive guests and visitors, and co-ordinating meeting requirements
  • Ensure work based evidence is collated in appropriate way and logged
  • Able to organise assigned tasks and complete them
  • Able to solve problems that arise
  • Work well in a team and cooperate with colleagues
  • Contribute to community day projects

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

  • You will be working towards Level 3 standard in Business Administration. 
  • You will work alongside a mentor and our training partner who will together, support and guide you through the training programme. 
  • The training will take place here in our state-of-the art bodyshops and modern offices. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Balgores believe in providing an extensive, high quality apprenticeship which gives their apprentices the opportunity to advance, succeed and fulfil all ambitions for a career in the motor industry and with such a wide range of skills instilled, an apprentice can move into any other area of the motor industry from motorsport to technical demonstration. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C or above) Desired

About the employer

Founded in 1982, Balgores Motors is one of the largest independent bodyshop groups in the UK, setting the benchmark for quality, efficiency and exacting standards. We now employ over 300 staff across 11 sites situated throughout East London, Essex and Suffolk, with our coverage for accident repair extending into Kent and Norfolk. Our group has broadened its operational activities beyond accident repair in recent years, to include property sales, vehicle leasing and accident management.




Woodhall Business Park


CO10 1WH

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Training provider



Brendon McMahon

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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