Business Support Apprentice VQ SOLUTIONS LTD

VQ Solutions are looking for a proactive and organised individual to join their established friendly team. This varied role will allow you to immerse yourself in all areas of the business providing additional support to the marketing, recruitment and delivery teams.

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Closing date: 08 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday / 9 am till 5 pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will have the opportunity to work within all the departments across the business.


  • Assisting in the management of the exam booking process
  • Booking learners on to courses
  • Maintaining attendance records
  • Assisting in reviewing learners 
  • Gathering learner and employer feedback to ensure ongoing improvement 
  • Supporting the certification process 


  • Creating content for social media posts (Linkedin, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram)
  • Advertising vacancies on recruitment sites
  • Creating promotional documentation (flyers, info leaflets) 
  • Producing content for the monthly newsletter


  • Scheduling interviews
  • Helping collate CVs and applications 

You will support in all areas of the business performing general administrative duties as and when required.

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

You will work towards an Advanced level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship delivered by VQ Solutions. You'll have a dedicated VQ Mentor and will also be supported internally by your manager.  
During this apprenticeship, you will develop a portfolio, attend workshop sessions and have regular reviews. All apprenticeship work will be completed during working hours.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This role has the potential to lead to a variety of roles depending on what you enjoy most within the role. We have an excellent track record of internal progression for apprentices. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Patience, Ability to prioritise, Organised, Good time management, Able to work in a team


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

About the employer

Harrogate based, VQ Solutions, has delivered apprenticeships locally and nationally, for over 14 years. We are a highly experienced training provider offering programmes in marketing, business, management, HR and digital. Our team of dedicated professionals work closely with businesses to identify training needs, introduce exciting new talent and support growth.




Osborne House 20 Victoria Avenue


North Yorkshire


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Training provider



Alanna Brown


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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