Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship at Somerset Skills & Learning, Bridgwater/Taunton SOMERSET SKILLS & LEARNING CIC

Are you looking to step into administration or continue progressing in your career? We are looking for someone who is organised and confident to take on a challenge. Supporting curriculum teams with their administration in a level 3 apprenticeship for business admin.

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,158.72 to £20,048.08

    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

    Mon – Thu – 08.30am – 16.30pm Fri – 08.30am – 16.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    11 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This role will progress over time and as you get to grips with the role you will take on more responsibilities.

Some of your core duties will include:

  • Supporting curriculum teams with their administration
  • Supporting our community learning team
  • Reception duties
  • Project work including working on our new multiply contract, our adult education budget contract, apprenticeships, traineeships and more
  • Creating and managing new administration processes
  • Answering phones
  • General admin duties to include, filing, photocopying, scanning etc.

This role may be closed early if a sufficient number of applications are received.

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

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Standard
  • Functional Skills Level 2 in English and maths if required
  • End Point Assessment: Knowledge Test; Professional Discussion; Presentation/Q&A

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • This role could lead to full-time employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English and maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

Things to consider

Please consider how you will travel to the place of work, particularly if you rely on public transport. This role will be based in either Bridgwater or Taunton, to be discussed at interview.

About the employer

We work across Somerset, providing adult education, apprenticeships and traineeships. As well as offering skills and qualifications, we also invest heavily in community projects to help build stronger communities and empower people to improve their lives through learning.




Churchill House

Robins Drive

East Quay


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Training provider



Philippa Bancroft


07917 923622

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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