Business Admin / post room operative Apprentice STEPHEN BETTS & SONS LTD

The employer has a great opportunity for the right person to take full control of their outgoing mail and packages, covering all aspects, including, packaging, couriers and cost management. You will also be completing a level 3 business admin apprenticeship which you will be studying at Smart training & recruitment

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Closing date: 07 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £8 - £8.50 depending on experience

  • Working week

    Mon - Thurs 8:45am - 5pm Friday 8:45am - 4:15pm

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Preparing goods to be sent via various couriers. 
  • Controlling stocks of packaging 
  • Working towards using 100% recycled / sustainable materials monitoring costs. 

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 Stephen Bretts & Sons, 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

Potential a full time position for the succesfull candidate after completing apprenticeship - in the same position or another department within the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent GCSE or equivalent Math's &English (Grade (Grade 4 and above)) Essential

Things to consider

Please bare in mind the role is quite repetitive but the team are very friendly.

About the employer

They are a 260 year old precious metal business situated in the Jewellery quarter






B18 6DE

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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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