Administration Support Apprentice M P HUBBARD & GLORIA MIDDLETON

We have an exciting opportunity to work for a busy medical practice to be the first point of contact to patients, staff and visitors. You will meet and greet patients, book appointments and create an exceptional and warm first impression. This role is fast paced and requires an organised and positive individual with excellent communication skills.

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Closing date: 10 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,313.60

    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

    Hours to be worked between 8am-6pm, Monday to Friday. The Practice will be supporting a new apprentice with full training and induction will be provided

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    10 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000250168

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Ensure the smooth running of the reception and prioritise workload as appropriate.

Answer telephone enquiries in a prompt, efficient and helpful manner.

Will liaise with hospitals and other outside agencies regarding appointments, missing hospital correspondence and test results.

Deal with enquiries from patients professionally and sympathetically.

Will request prescriptions and complete administrative tasks.

Will provide additional administrative support to the practice as required.

The training you will be getting

You will be working towards a Level 3 Business Adminstration Level 3 Standard, which is 15 months with a 3 month end point assessment window. Training will take place once monthly and will be at your workplace.
Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English, if required. 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Potential for full time employment on successful completion of the apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

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

About the employer

Westbourne Medical Group have an exciting opportunity for an administration apprentice to join our friendly team. We are a busy GP practice with approximately 6600 patients and rated 'Outstanding' by CQC.

Employer

M P HUBBARD & GLORIA MIDDLETON

Address

KELSO GROVE

HOUGHTON LE SPRING

DH4 4RW

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Training

Training provider

YOUNGSAVE 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

Contact

Rebecca Walker

Rebecca.walker@coolbluecollege.com

01915100414

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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