Business Administration Apprentice Quick Slide

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a well-established, award winning specialist business, who strongly up-holds the values of staff training and development.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9.00-4.00 37 hours

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    14 Jun 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC000851839

  • Positions

    1 available

The role will include various administration duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship. The role will include some of the following areas:
  • Inputting and reviewing data on a weekly/monthly basis
  • Preparing business reports as directed, to management information
  • Building and maintaining excellent relationships with both internal and external contacts
  • Organisation and efficient use of office resources
  • Communication with managers and colleagues to agree all working tasks and deadlines
  • Ability to meet set deadlines
  • Carry out any other reasonable management request when required.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

 

  • Motivated and willing to learn
  • Good level of IT literacy
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good time management
  • Able to solve problems independently

Personal qualities

 

  • Drive and ambition to progress
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Flexible attitude

Qualifications required

  • Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.

 

Future prospects

There is a strong possibility that you will gain a permanent position following successful employment as well as achievement of the full apprenticeship qualification. You will learn how to continuously improve service processes and development of systems throughout the group.

There may also be further apprenticeship/other training available following successful employment and achievement of the apprenticeship qualifications.

Things to consider

Please check the time it will take for you to travel as well as the cost.

About the employer

Manufacturer of UPVC windows and doors

Employer

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Address

Unit 15, Heaton Industrial Park, Bradfor

Brighouse

Brighouse

HD6 4BW

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Training provider

NVQ Diploma Business Administration – The NVQ qualification starts on date of employment - Evidence is gathered and assessed in the workplace.

Principles of Business and Administration The candidate will understand the following: Organising and administering meetings, manage diary systems, how to use different office equipment, organisation of travel and accommodation, use of mail services in a business, understand customer service in a business, how to prepare different types of business documents, understand data protection, confidentiality, copyright, security, how information is managed in business organisations, laws, health and safety as well as confirming understanding of the company’s policies - Delivered in college – The delivery starts in April or September, on a Wednesday.

FUNCTIONAL SKILLS
Maths Level 1 then Level 2
English Level 1 then Level 2
ICT Level 1

(Exemptions may apply if GCSE Grade C or equivalent has been achieved in relevant subject within last 5 years)

You will be required to attend college one day per week for this training.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

KIRKLEES COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Kirklees College

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Other information

Following applying for this vacancy the first stage, after your initial application, will be to attend an interview with Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College, Huddersfield. If you do not attend this interview your application will not progress any further.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: bpsapprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk
or Tel: 01484 437066/07788390025

NO CONTACT should be made with the employer at this initial stage, the College is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

Candidates will be asked to complete a literacy & numeracy assessment as part of their application.

The salary may be negotiable. This will depend on experience.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, if the budget allows, following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications towards the apprenticeship training programme.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour (From October 1st 2016 this will be increasing by 3% to £3.40 per hour). This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

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Closing date: 30 Aug 2017