Business Apprentice Scott & Associates Financial Planning

Business apprenticeship opportunity at Scott & Associates Financial Planning. You will provide administrative support to ensure the effective and smooth running of the office and assist with the daily operations in the business. Gain an industry recognised Level 3 qualification in Business Administration and a wealth of knowledge and experience.

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Closing date: 22 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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, 9.00am - 3.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    22 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

We are looking for a business apprentice that will fit in with our office environment. They will undertake a variety of activities:

  • To action email requests from internal and external communications in a timely manner
  • Meeting preparation for clients to a high standard
  • Actioning filing and distributing post
  • Contact clients to keep them updated with the progress of new business and information requests
  • Support our marketing activities such as events, social media and website
  • Any other ad hoc administration tasks

The training you will be getting

You will work towards gaining an industry recognised Level 3 qualification in Business Administration and throughout your apprenticeship you will receive support and training from specialist staff within Scott & Associates, with onsite and remote apprenticeship training delivered by our specialist training provider, Smart Training & Recruitment Ltd. Functional Skills in English and maths if required.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • On completion of the successful apprenticeship, a full-time position will be available to the right candidate and progression can be as far as becoming a para planner or a financial advisor.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

Things to consider

Free onsite parking 20 days holiday entitlement Regular team events

About the employer

We are a friendly, driven organisation that provides financial advice to a wide range of individuals.


Scott & Associates Financial Planning


30 Churchill Square

Kings Hill

West Malling

ME19 4YU

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Training provider


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


Aksa Munir

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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