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CAD Operator within Business Administration Apprenticeship (cad-003-23) Apprenticeships New Anglia

After learning all aspects of an administrative role whilst studying for a Level 3 Business Administration qualification the successful applicant will have the opportunity to progress onto a computer aided design role within the company.

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

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60 to £14,820.00

    Wage negotiable depending on experience. competitive salary for successful candidate on completion apprenticeship.

    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

    Work Week: 30 hours Monday to Friday. Times to be arranged at Interview

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Work Week:

30 to 40 hours Monday to Friday. Times to be arranged at interview.

Working in an office setting with additional scope to learn computer aided design.

The company designs retail spaces using AutoCAD software.

After learning the basics of business administration the apprentice has the opportunity to train as an AutoCAD operator & progress onto either the surveying or retail space design areas of the business.

Responsibilities (CAD Operator) will include:

  • 3D photographic survey (Storeview)
  • Scanning survey data catcher (Matterport)
  • CADS Specific project and information systems 
  • Undertaken training in CAD, Surveying and other aspects as required

Responsibilities (Business Admin) will include: 

  • General administrator support
  • Answering, directing, referring phone calls, receiving messages 
  • Handling post, ordering consumables

Full training will be provided for all aspects of the role. 

IMMEDIATE starts available.

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

The apprenticeship will be delivered on-site at your work placement offices. 80% of your time will be normal working within the business, learning all aspects of the role from administrative support to retail space design on bespoke software packages. 20% will constitute off-the-job learning and will consist of a combination of virtual sessions, self working and on-site visits by your tutor. There will be no requirement to travel to college.

The apprentice will work towards a Business Admin Level 3 qualification and receive training on various business-specific software packages such as AutoCAD, Matterport and Storeview.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression from Business Administrator to CAD operator with the choice of either:

  • Apprentice Retail Planner 
  • Apprentice Surveyor

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Positive can-do attitude


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4 or Above) Essential

About the employer

TrAC Apprenticeships is a shared apprenticeship scheme employing apprentices and placing them with host companies so that they can get the necessary experience to pass their apprenticeship.


Apprenticeships New Anglia


Hewett Road

Gapton Hall

Great Yarmouth

NR31 0NN


Duncan Nash


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you have any issues applying for this role, please contact a member of our team: 07909 472711

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2023