Business Administration Reception Apprentice The Acorn & Gaumont House Surgery

To help patients access appropriate Primary Care Services and support staff to deliver those services to the highest possible standard. To work within the practice policy "promoting the highest possible standard of Primary Healthcare to the local population in a safe & caring environment with a commitment to listening to patients."

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Closing date: 23 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 30-hour week. The opening hours of the surgery are Monday to Thursday 08;00am-6:30pm and Friday 07:00am- 6:30pm. Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    26 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    20 Apr 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Role will include as an example:

  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Answering telephones promptly and directing calls where necessary
  • To run the appointment system effectively
  • Removal and filing of patient medical records
  • Admin tasks such as registration of patients, change of address etc.
  • Processing prescriptions

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

  • Full on-the-job and off-the-Job training will be delivered supported by our Training Provider - Davidson Training UK Ltd
  • All training will be carried out within the workplace during working hours
  • Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard Level 3
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English and mathematics (if you already do not hold the equivalent)
  • Full training will be given leading to a recognised Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is an opportunity for a full-time role upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

Things to consider

You will need to pass a DBS check if successful. Please check that you can travel with ease to the surgery.

About the employer

The Acorn & Gaumont House Surgery is one of the leading GP practice in Peckham and it is located at 153 Peckham High Street, Peckham, Greater London, SE15 5SL.


The Acorn & Gaumont House Surgery




SE15 5SL

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Training provider



Gemma Barr


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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