Office Administrator Apprenticeship THE SHED BROTHERS LTD

Due to continued growth, The Shed Bothers are excited to offer an apprenticeship opportunity within their busy office. You will support the full administration function and gain a solid understanding into how a small business runs. If you are hardworking and willing to learn, we would love to hear from you.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £5.50 per hour

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    08 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be supporting in all the admin functions of this small but busy team. Full training will be given all aspects of your role. Day to day duties will include
. Answering the phone and taking messages.
. Speaking to new and potential customers over the phone.
. Booking appointments.
. Arranging deliveries.
. Creating invoices and processing payments.
. Replying to emails.
. Emailing quotes.
. Creating customer files.
. Ordering stock.
. Data entry.
. Filing receipts.

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

Level 3 Business Adminstrator apprenticeship standard, including Functional Skills if required.

This is a work based programme which means that all of your learning will take place on the site of your employment and within your contracted working hours. We host supporting workshops regularly throughout the apprenticeship which you can attend in person at our Derby Road campus or virtually via Microsoft Teams.

You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession.

You will experience a blended learning model.

You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio.

At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of your apprenticeship there will be progression opportunities with this employer that may include further work based learning.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working


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

About the employer

The Shed Brothers were founded during lockdown and have grown over the last 3 years by offering high quality, value for money sheds and wooden buildings. The company works with private buyers all the way through to local authorities to provide designs that meet the buyers requirements. They are a family run business who design, manufacture, supply and install a full range of timber structures.




Unit 2, DJN Business Park

Southwell Road West


NG21 0HW

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Training provider



Laura Brown

01623 900467

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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