Business Admin (Student Support) Apprentice Harlow College

The Student Support team are responsible for providing an efficient and effective Admissions, Bursary, IAG and Administrative support for prospective and current students at the College, ensuring that all students and parents have a positive experience of the enrolment process from initial advice/guidance, to enrolment on the appropriate program.

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

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Closing date: 25 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 08:45 - 17:15

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    06 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

General responsibilities:

  • Data inputting
  • Assisting team with data upkeep and accuracy
  • Answering and responding to phone/email enquiries
  • Communicating with other teams within the college

The training you will be getting

You will study Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship Standard.
The training will be at Harlow College, Harlow, Essex, as well as on the job.
This will include Personal Learning and Thinking Skills.
The program is based on end point assessment.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Fixed term for 18/21 months.

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, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Enthusiasm/Motivation, Reliable, High standards, Trustworthy, Good time management


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent ICT (Grade Grade 4/C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 4/C or above) Essential

Things to consider

The successful candidate can expect the College to fund any training required for the role, investment in their professional development, opportunities to further their career as well as an excellent benefits package including 30 days annual leave (pro-rata) plus bank holidays.

About the employer

We are graded Good by Ofsted and have won awards for our innovative approach to learning. Our students get great results, for example, 80% of A Level grades achieved were A*-C, the average grade our vocational students achieve is DDD (triple distinction). Our students make Harlow College a special place - there are great opportunities to get involved in College life, whether they choose to become a Student Ambassador, volunteer in the community or take part in the National Citizen Service. Our staff are here to help students make the right choice for their future; we hope learners ask all the questions they need to, to make an informed choice and find out if Harlow College is the right place to learn.


Harlow College


Velizy Avenue



CM20 3EZ

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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


Kellie Tighe


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 is the colleges procedure for application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 25 Jun 2024