Apprentice Administrator OFP TIMBER FRAMED HOMES LTD

An excellent opportunity to work within the estimating, design and contracts department, assisting with the day to day duties. Working for an established, construction design and manufacturing timber frame company, based in Sandwich.

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Closing date: 26 Dec 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, 7.30am - 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Estimating - Supporting the estimating team with administration (printing, logging, responding to clients)
  • Estimating - Taking off from drawings (measuring quantities of walls, floors, roofs and ancillary items)
  • Estimating - Producing offer letters and contracts to clients
  • Design - Supporting the design team with administration (printing and logging of information)
  • Contracts - Supporting the Contracts site team with administration (printing and logging of information)

The training you will be getting

  • Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Online workshops, one day a month at EKC Group 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Could lead to a permanent position

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4/C/Level 2 Functional Skills) Essential

About the employer

We supply and install structural timber frame to the residential market in Kent and the South East. The company structure has been designed to ensure that, at all stages of a project, our clients have a specific team member responsible for a specific element of the build, our dedicated team will be on-hand to deal with these issues with maximum efficiency.







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Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


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Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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