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Administrative Assistant Apprentice Orange Umbrella

The successful applicant would have good long-term prospects with the opportunity to develop the role as the company continues to grow. Employee benefits include company pension scheme and access to profit share scheme after 3 months of employment. The role will include answering the telephone and tax administration.

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Closing date: 24 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £12,740 aged 18-20

  • Working week

    9.30am - 5.30pm Monday to Friday – 35 hrs per week.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role is varied and will include the following duties:

  • Answering the telephone
  • Tax administration
  • Billing 
  • Preparing letters
  • Chasing tax registrations 
  • Submitting agent authority 
  • Processing new client on-boarding 
  • Other administrative duties as required

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

Business Administrator Level 3 apprenticeship standard.

Full training in all of the above will be provided and the successful candidate will also attend day release at Access Training on a monthly basis.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Ongoing training and development will be provided and the opportunity for duties to progress.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative


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

Things to consider

Please ensure that you can travel to this employers premises based off Scotswood Road, Newcastle for a 9.30am start Orange Umbrella are keen to use the latest digital technology and applicants should be keen to embrace the use of this Access to profit share scheme after 3 months of employment If you are successful in getting an interview with the employer – there will be a short numeracy and literacy assessment

About the employer

An accountancy and bookkeeping business based in the North East of England. Their aim is to provide a quick and high quality service that will take the pressure off business owners. Also providing business consultancy services.


Orange Umbrella






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Training provider



Millie McLocklan

0191 490 4646

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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