Business Administration Apprentice TRADITIONAL NORFOLK POULTRY LIMITED

Traditional Norfolk Poultry are looking to recruit a motivated and enthusiastic Business Administration Apprentice. During the role you will be engaging with different parts of the organisation, interacting with internal and external customers together with completing ad hoc duties for the administration team

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Closing date: 03 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    Attendance bonus of 50p per hour after completing 3 months service with the business if all scheduled days and hours are worked

    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 to Friday 8am - 4pm 30 Minute unpaid lunch break and 2 x 15 minute rest breaks

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    15 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000249754

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Supporting and engaging with different parts of the organisation and interacting with internal or external customers. 
  • Working to increase efficiency by supporting and working across teams, as well as helping to resolve issues.  
  • Using IT packages and systems (including Microsoft Office) to write letters, emails, proposals, as well as to record and analyse data. 
  • Updating and reviewing databases, ensuring information is recorded accurately. 
  • Assisting with drafting correspondence, writing reports, and inputting/ reviewing work.  
  • Maintaining records and files, whilst handling confidential information in compliance with organisational procedures and data protection. 
  • Communicating with internal and external customers, either in person, on the telephone, in writing or on digital platforms.  
  • Managing work priorities and time to meet deadlines and to complete tasks effectively, while managing expectations. 
  • Organising meetings and events, taking minutes and action logs as needed.  

The training you will be getting

For the full apprenticeship, learners will complete:  
Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard. 
Level 2 Functional Skills in English.  
Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths. 
 
Apprentices must pass their Level 2 Functional Skills qualifications before they enter the gateway to the End Point Assessment (EPA). 
 
For the End Point Assessment, apprentices will undertake a knowledge test, portfolio-based interview and project presentation. 
 
Apprentices must attend college sessions once a week (term-time) at the Ipswich Road campus, located near Norwich city centre. 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

A position may be available for the right candidate following successful completion of the apprenticeship. The business is looking for somebody who wants to develop and gain a full-time position following their apprenticeship.  


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Reliable, Adaptable, Motivated, Professional, Good decision making skills

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Fast paced work environment. Computer and telephone work. Lots of interaction with all departments, managers and administration staff within the business.

About the employer

Based in the heart of Norfolk TNP specialises in producing free range and organic chickens and turkeys to the very highest standards. Over the years the business has continued to expand, so that today major retailers, world famous restaurants and other blue chip firms are among its impressive list of customers. TNP remains as true to its roots now as when it was founded – with the emphasis still firmly on producing free range chickens and turkeys, and organic free range chickens and turkeys, to the highest possible welfare standards.

Employer

TRADITIONAL NORFOLK POULTRY LIMITED

Address

Oak Tree Business Park Hargham Road

Shropham

Attleborough

NR17 1DS

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Training

Training provider

CITY COLLEGE NORWICH

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

Lindsey Flatt

Lindsey.flatt@ccn.ac.uk

01603773671

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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