Level 3 Business Administration Apprentice PORTEOUS GROUNDWORKS LTD

Porteous Groundworks are looking for a Business Administration Apprentice to be able to assist the team with office tasks and join their current administrative staff. This role includes answering the telephone, booking appointments, data entry, dealing with customers face to face, typing quotes / orders and providing general administrative support.

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Closing date: 14 Nov 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    bonus scheme available

    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

    Working hours will be between Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm with exact timings to be confirmed with the employer to work around apprentices requirements.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Answering the telephone
  • Material Ordering
  • Document Control
  • Data entry
  • Dealing with customers
  • General administrative support.

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

  • The apprentice will finish with a Level 3 Business Administration Standard Qualification
  • The apprentice will also have the opportunity to work towards their Functional Skills or GCSE retakes in both maths and English whilst doing their apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • If you are the right candidate there is potential to build a career path with Porteous Groundworks within different departments.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-1 equals to A*-G) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-1 equals to A*-G) Desired

About the employer

Based in the South West, Porteous Groundworks Ltd, focus on delivering a complete and professional service; specialising in all aspects of Groundworks and Civil Engineering. Drawing on over a decade of experience in this industry, our management and teams, have worked for some of the most renowned companies in the region. Through our skills, we are able to offer a complete package, taking you from field to finish product.




Porteous Groundworks Ltd

Unit 5

62 Valley Road Business Park



Sam Porteous


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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