Administrator Apprentice EXPLORATION & TESTING ASSOCIATES LIMITED

Training will be given to the successful candidate to undertake general office duties such as answering phones, meeting and greeting guests, liaising with staff and other duties.

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,609.60

    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 between 8am - 4pm.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 May 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000241558

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The role will involve getting to grips with the general running of the office;

  • Data input
  • Answering telephone
  • Scanning reports
  • Liaising with internal lab and other members of staff 
  • Meeting and greeting visitors
  • Dealing with post
  • Using email and Microsoft Office

Full training will be given to the successful candidate.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard
  • Maths and English Functional Skills if required - if not required, maths and English upskill will still be provided but you do not need to sit an exam
  • Preparation for End Point Assessment
  • Training and training location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possibility of permanent employment and going on to complete further qualifications.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 / C and above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 / C and above) Desired

About the employer

We are an independent company directed and managed by experienced and friendly professionals with over 50 years’​ experience in ground investigation and materials testing. Our vision is to offer a service that fulfils all of our clients’​ needs in terms of quality, budget and programme requirements. We provide regular contact and dedicated support on each project that we work on. Our strategy is to establish a network of regional offices nationwide, including laboratory services, managed and staffed by experienced professionals with a proven track record of meeting the company’s vision.

Employer

EXPLORATION & TESTING ASSOCIATES LIMITED

Address

UNIT 8B

BOWBURN SOUTH INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

BOWBURN

DH6 5AD

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Training

Training provider

EAST DURHAM COLLEGE

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

Emma Norbury

emma.norbury@eastdurham.ac.uk

0191 5185587

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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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