Business Administration Apprentice Barking and Dagenham College

Here at Barking and Dagenham College we are looking for a Business Administration Apprentice to join our team, on a Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship that will last for a period of 21 months. You will be supporting the T-Levels qualification by helping track Industry Placements, and with work experience for students on programme.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 18 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 Thursday, 9.00am - 5.00pm. Friday, 9.00am - 3.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 36.0

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Oversee the completion of Industry Placement Learner due diligence paperwork i.e. Learner Agreement, Online Safety Policy, Photo Release Form
  • Work with the Senior Employer Engagement Officer to develop the work placement programme to achieve best practice across all cluster areas
  • Provide employers with students that are ‘work ready’ including overseeing the whole recruitment process from job descriptions to making sure the candidates are assessed and prepared for interview
  • Liaise with existing placement employers to ensure they receive adequate support and guidance
  • Monitor and Record Learner Induction attendance
  • Monitor and Record Learner CV Workshops attended

The training you will be getting

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard
  • Full training will be given leading to a recognised Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard Level 3 qualification
  • All training will be carried out within the workplace during working hours

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Potential for job offer after apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Hardworking, Strong work ethic


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

About the employer

Join a truly great college, passionate about success, for our learners, staff, businesses, and communities. Trusted by over 6,000 learners and apprentices yearly; we provide industry-aligned technical and vocational qualifications across our Barking and Rush Green campuses. We’ve invested over £50m in our facilities over the past 9 years, providing outstanding learning and working environments including our East London Institute of Technology. By choosing Barking & Dagenham College, you’ll benefit from: - a competitive salary including London Weighting - generous holiday and pension packages - being part of a team passionate about education and success - links with industry and CPD opportunities - free parking, travel to work and technology assistance schemes


Barking and Dagenham College


Dagenham Road




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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


Catherine Weissand

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

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 18 Jun 2024