Business Support Apprentice - Estate Agency LOVEJOY STEVENS BERKSHIRE LTD

Interested in Estate Agency? This is a great opportunity to join a well established Estate Agency in Newbury who have an excellent track record with apprentices! Providing business support to the team, you will get a wide ranging skill set and an understanding of how the business works with support and mentoring from the whole team.

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Weekly hours will be 37.5, between the hours of Mon - Fri: 8.45am - 5:30pm and then Saturday 8.45am - 2.00pm on a rota basis (with a day off in the week)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    21 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Dealing with clients in person, on the telephone and via email.
  • Preparing marketing details including online and social media.
  • Arranging viewings.
  • Dealing with contractors involved in all aspects of property maintenance.
  • Preparing tenancy agreements and inventories.
  • Checking tenant references.
  • General business administration

The training you will be getting

Working towards the Business Administration level 3 Apprenticeship you will have a monthly 1-1 training and review meeting with a WBTC Training Consultant and 1 day a month group training at our centre in Newbury.

Functional skills Level 2 will be delivered remotely through tutor led sessions if needed.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Training and development will be supported to progress your career.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working


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

Things to consider

This role will require working on a Saturday morning on a rota. The team are based in the office.

About the employer

Lovejoy Stevens is an independent company based in Newbury delivering a service to our clients which is both professional and personal. Established in 2001 by Robert Lovejoy, a career estate agent with over 30 years experience in both the sale and rental of residential property. Our team is highly motivated and committed to fulfilling our client's needs. We offer our clients a tailor-made service that is second to none, priding ourselves on our attention to detail. All our viewings are accompanied by our friendly staff members who are on hand to give you the best advice when buying or renting a house through us. You can expect from us straight forward advice and never-ending determination to get results.






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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


Rachel Eaves

07922 426414

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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