Business Administration Apprentice KENDAL NUTRICARE LTD

We are looking to employ a Business Administration Apprentice (Level 3) with good administration and organisational skills. This is a full-time role at our headquarters in Kendal. The opportunity to work for the fastest growing infant milk brand in Europe, alongside a young talented team dedicated to serving thousands of passionate customers. Duties include: general office duties such as word processing, filing and telephone answering, assist in compiling and maintaining electronic records.

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm, one day a Kendal College with flexibility on the designated day.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

What you’ll be doing:

  • General office duties such as word processing, filing and telephone answering.
  • Assist in compiling and maintaining electronic records.
  • Assist in ensuring that all data is accurate and up to date.
  • Maintaining email inboxes, keeping responses professional and up to date.
  • Working to deadlines, liaising with other members of the Quality department, and working to improve the efficiency of key business processes.
  • Complying with safety procedures including but not limited to: adopting safe working practices, wearing the required protective clothing and use of safety equipment appropriate to the role (PPE).

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

  • Business Administrator Level 3 (A level) Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (If needed).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Progress to full-time employment within Kendal Nutricare.
  • An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence.
  • Transferable skills that are invaluable in the wider world of work.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Wearing PPE is essential at Kendal Nutricare, whilst we provide the clothing/footwear, you must be comfortable using communal change points.

About the employer

We are a rapid-growth scale-up disrupting the infant nutrition space through our award-winning brand Kendamil – the only infant milk made in Britain, proudly used by the British Royal Family and uniquely crafted locally using British full cream milk, without the nasties. Our company, Kendal Nutricare, is a 180-person team passionate about giving children a better start to life. We’re proud to be a Queens’ Award winning business and to be ranked by the Financial Times as one of Europe’s 1000 Fastest Growing Companies in 2020.




Mint Bridge Road

Mint Bridge Road



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Training provider



Emma Murkin


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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