Office Administration Apprentice (35814) PRIMUS SOLICITORS LIMITED

A fantastic opportunity to join a growing firm of solicitors, with the opportunity to grow the role as the business expands. The role will concentrate on admin support for the business, including, filing, handling correspondence and greeting clients.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,296.00

    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, 9.30am - 5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000219341

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

A normal day would include:

  • Welcoming visitors to the office and dealing with initial enquiries
  • Dealing with incoming telephone calls as well as making outbound calls as required
  • Taking messages from clients, transferring calls and dealing with any queries
  • Handling correspondence from clients
  • Checking and dealing with emails from clients
  • Using office equipment such as the scanner and photocopier (full training will be given)
  • Typing general letters
  • General filing duties

What could you go on doing?

  • There is an opportunity for full-time employment with the successful completion of the apprenticeship as well as the potential to continue towards completing a Business Administration Level 3 qualification
  • You can also develop your skills further and use your technical experience and knowledge gained to progress on your learner journey in the legal and business sector

Long-term career prospects?

  • Interested candidates will also have the opportunity to learn legal aspects of the profession and can develop into full-time paralegals or even become full-time lawyers

How you will be supported?

  • Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role

What will happen next?

  • New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements for the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team

You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How will you get there?

  • If you are taking public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on www.tfgm.com to see how you would get there and how long it would take

The training you will be getting

  • Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship. Gain a Level 3 Business Administration qualification
  • How training will be delivered is to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible progression within the company and progression to the next level of apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Well organised, Hardworking, Keen to learn

Qualifications

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

About the employer

At Primus Solicitors our focus is on providing experienced and highly personalised legal services to individuals and businesses. We are a boutique law firm regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and we strive to maintain the highest ethical and professional standards representation. We are pleased to accept instructions from clients from within the country as well as from abroad in order to provide quality legal representation in all Civil Courts in England and Wales, at any stage in legal proceedings.

Employer

PRIMUS SOLICITORS LIMITED

Address

First Floor, 402 Palatine Road

Northenden

M22 4FZ

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Training

Training provider

THE GROWTH COMPANY LIMITED

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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Mar 2024