Insurance Apprentice

Unity Insurance Services

Lancing, BN15 8UW

Closes in 11 days (Wednesday 31 July)

Posted on 9 July 2024


Summary

A Level 3 Insurance Apprentice is required. We're not your typical Insurance Broker, we are fun! We assist Charities, Youth Groups, Community Champions, and businesses arranging insurance protection. We're the Robin Hood of the insurance world. We channel our inner superhero by gift-aiding 100% of our profits back to The Scout Association, supporting young people with skills for life. Duties include: understanding finance- grasping basic financial concepts and immerse yourself in Unity's financial processes.

Annual wage
£11,648 to £20,820.80 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Insurance practitioner (level 3)
Hours
Monday-Friday 9-5

35 hours a week

Possible start date

Sunday 1 September

Duration

1 Year 6 Months

Positions available

4

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

-Level 3 Insurance Practitioner Apprenticeship CII Certificate in Insurance 

-Online Learning with a mixture of live & e-learning content

-1 to 1 coaching every 6 weeks.

Where you’ll work

Unit 8, The Quadrant

60 Marlborough Road, Lancing Business Park

Lancing

BN15 8UW

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

BPP PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION LIMITED

Your training course

Insurance practitioner (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Achieve desired business outcomes within own area of insurance responsibility, in line with the organisation's commercial aims and objectives.
  • Identify information from a range of sources to determine an appropriate course of action including a recommendation, a decision or a referral.
  • Analyse data to make evidence based decisions.
  • Apply organisational quality assurance policies and procedures in their role and within the limits of own authority.
  • Apply appropriate method of communication for audience and circumstances.
  • Records, verifies, maintains and where appropriate, shares information.
  • Compliant with relevant governance, policies and procedures.
  • Identify work with stakeholders and creates and maintains a network of stakeholders needed to undertake casework effectively and to conclusion.
  • Balances competing priorities in order to meet deadlines.
  • Builds and maintains positive relationships.
  • Work as part of a team to help achieve results.
  • Identify potential claims fraud and determine the correct action to prevent loss.
  • Manage insurance claims and/or payments within the limits of responsibility in line with policies and procedures.
  • Identify and manage insurance risks within the limits of responsibility in line with policies and procedures.
  • Recommend insurance and premiums decisions within the limits of responsibility and in line with organisational policies and procedures.
  • Gather and interpret relevant information to provide a return on insurance decisions.
  • Match client’s needs with available insurance products and services.
  • Optimises the potential return on insurance decisions within the scope of own role by identifying and positioning the client’s case with the insurer.
  • Achieve desired business outcomes within own area of insurance responsibility, in line with the organisation's commercial aims and objectives.
  • Identify information from a range of sources to determine an appropriate course of action including a recommendation, a decision or a referral.
  • Analyse data to make evidence based decisions.
  • Apply organisational quality assurance policies and procedures in their role and within the limits of own authority.
  • Apply appropriate method of communication for audience and circumstances.
  • Records, verifies, maintains and where appropriate, shares information.
  • Compliant with relevant governance, policies and procedures.
  • Identify work with stakeholders and creates and maintains a network of stakeholders needed to undertake casework effectively and to conclusion.
  • Balances competing priorities in order to meet deadlines.
  • Builds and maintains positive relationships.
  • Work as part of a team to help achieve results.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    A Level or equivalent in:

    • 2x (grade A-C)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Team working

    About this company

    Unity is not your typical insurance broker. With nearly 100 years of insurance under our belt, we’ve become experts at supporting our clients with insurance policies to fit your unique needs. Whether you’re a charity, community group, business, we’re here to make sure you’re covered! Our goal is to simplify insurance so you can focus on what matters most – making a positive impact. What sets us apart is our commitment to giving back. We’re proud to be part of the Scouts, a world renowned youth charity. The Scouts own Unity. We understand first-hand the financial challenges that charity sector and small businesses face in today’s tough economy. That’s why we work hard to provide excellent and affordable insurance options that meet your specific requirements, giving you peace of mind without breaking the bank.

    https://www.unityinsuranceservices.co.uk/ (opens in new tab)

    Disability Confident

    Disability Confident

    A fair proportion of interviews for this apprenticeship will be offered to applicants with a disability or long-term health condition. This includes non-visible disabilities and conditions.

    You can choose to be considered for an interview under the Disability Confident scheme. You’ll need to meet the essential requirements to be considered for an interview.

    After this apprenticeship

    • Insurance Account Handler
    • Progression to a Level 4 qualification. 

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    BPP PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION LIMITED

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000263475.

    Apply now

    Closes in 11 days (Wednesday 31 July)

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