Apprentice Personal Assistant & Administrator Rose Cottage Care Farm

We are looking for a confident and outgoing person to join our dedicated team as an administration apprentice. You may have had some previous work experience, or maybe you are looking for that first foot through the door into working life, either way we would like to hear from you.

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Closing date: 31 Mar 2024

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, 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Management of the care farm Directors email and online diary
  • Management of the care farms client diary
  • General administration tasks such as filing, printing, laminating
  • Answering the phone and making appointments
  • Creating documents and supporting the processes and procedures of the care farm
  • Invoice management including creating and sending invoices, monitoring payments
  • Procurement of general supplies for the care farm including animal feed, general supplies

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard
  • You will attend Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce
  • Training once a week based in Radford, Coventry

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • This role is a brilliant opportunity for someone who is seeking to develop themselves within an exciting team and a permanent position may be available for the right candidate

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English & Maths (Grade Grade A*-D / 9-3) Desired

About the employer

Rose Cottage Care Farm provides care for adults and young people with additional needs such as learning disabilities, autism, dementia, and people struggling with their mental health and depression. Set in beautiful countryside, near the village of Hockley Heath, Rose Cottage offers social care using the therapeutic benefits of the natural environment and animal therapy.


Rose Cottage Care Farm


Rose Cottage

Stratford Road

Hockley Heath

B94 5NH

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Training provider


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


Katie Lumb


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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