Sales Administration Apprentice VELOCITY 1ST LIMITED

Velocity Academy have an exciting new opportunity for a Business Administration Apprentice to start with themselves, a Training Provider based in Reading. As part of your position you will deal with customer bookings, card payments, enquiries and complaints.

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Closing date: 11 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    14 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000224987

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Answer calls, emails and web enquiries from customers
  • Make sales calls to new and existing customers to book consultations
  • Advise about products and services
  • Update patients’ records on computer databases
  • Manage sales pipelines

The training you will be getting

Velocity apprenticeship training programmes are delivered virtually by our fully qualified and industry experienced training team. Using their expert knowledge, they will provide the skills necessary to succeed in the workplace and to expand future career prospects.

Throughout the apprenticeship learners receive coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated team who are there to ensure they get the most from their programme.

Successful completion of this apprenticeship gives you an accredited Level 3 Business Administration, with training in how to:

  • Use multiple IT packages and systems in order to write letters/emails, perform financial processes and analyse data.
  • Produce accurate records and documents including emails, letters, files, payments, reports and proposals
  • Exercise proactivity and good judgement, in order to make effective decisions based on sound reasoning
  • Plan and organise a variety of different tasks in order to manage the expectations of colleagues at all levels
  • Manage projects, including the use of tools to scope, plan, monitor and report
  • Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed

For a full list of programme modules visit: velocity-pt.co.uk

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • The role offers long term security and the opportunity for the right candidate to progress into a permanent position

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE's including English & Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4 or equivalent) Essential

About the employer

Velocity Academy are a post 16 private education institution that was incorporated in 2014. Velocity Academy initially started as a commercial training provider delivering health & fitness qualifications across the North of England. From our successful delivery of classroom and online based qualifications, Velocity Academy gained a rapid reputation of delivering service excellence to our students. Following this model, Velocity Academy is now a private college institution that delivers apprenticeship programmes from level 2 all the way up to degree level apprenticeships. We now boast a diverse portfolio of vocational learning programmes such as business management, administration, health and fitness and technology. Velocity Academy works with a range of businesses from micro SME’s to large corporate organisations, offering services such as apprenticeship recruitment, apprenticeship learning programmes and self-funded courses. Many of our learning programmes are delivered using our innovative course designs that include our award-winning online virtual classrooms. In addition to our digital style of programme delivery, we also offer tailored programmes to match the employer and students needs with our outstanding classroom based tuition. Over 1000 students study and qualify through our institution each year, building both soft and hard skills to help them develop as individuals and enhance the UK economy.

Employer

VELOCITY 1ST LIMITED

Address

100 Longwater Avenue

Reading

RG2 6GP

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Training

Training provider

VELOCITY 1ST 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

Contact

Tom Crossland

thomas.crossland@velocity-academy.co.uk

07887340679

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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