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Business Administration Apprentice (Level 3/Advanced) - KT&A2983

Apprenticeship Standard:

Business Administration Level 3

Location:

Sittingbourne (ME10 3FZ)

Salary:

£203.28 per week

Qualifications Required:

GCSE Level 9-4 (or Grade A-C) in English and Maths. Or equivalent in these subjects.

Vacancy Reference:

KT&A2983

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Employer Description

Pro-wired Electrical Limited was founded in 2012 to offer a wide range of electrical services in the construction and electrical industries.

Pro-wired Electrical is a well-respected company who pride themselves on their customer focused ethic.

Travel Information:

Sittingbourne Station – 40 min walk

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Description of Vacancy

Are you a forward thinking, well-mannered and professional individual who is looking for an opportunity to get involved in helping drive business forward in the right direction. If this sounds like you apply now.

At Pro-wired you will start as an office assistant supporting our hard working team, undertaking a variety of tasks for the day to day running of the business. You will get involved in all aspects of the running of a busy company and help promote the business. They are not looking for someone to just work for the business they want someone that shares ideas and views their opinions on how to improve services to grow the business.

Pro-Wired Electrical is a fast-growing contractor based in the Southeast and is looking for a vibrant and passionate candidate to join us on our journey.

Celebrating our tenth anniversary this year we pride ourselves in being different from the average contractor and require a team member who will share our core values and the forward thinking and exciting vision we have.

We want someone that shares ideas and views their opinions on how we can improve our services to our ideal client.

We believe this is a great opportunity to be part of a growing team and trying to break the mould of a general contractor in our industry.

What will your day look like

  • Using our project management system (SimPRO, training can be given)
  • Working closely with the directors to provide them accurate information
  • Dealing with customer care enquiries
  • Managing orders for electrical items from our suppliers
  • Routine office admin tasks

Wage

£203.28 per week

Hours

Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

Half hour per day, unpaid lunch

20% paid time during working hours is given to complete training, referred to as "Off the Job Training"

Skills Required

  • Keen to learn and hardworking
  • In depth knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word, Excel etc)
  • Professional
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good time management skills
  • Good organisational skills

Personal Qualities

  • Smart and presentable
  • Outgoing
  • Flexible and resourceful
  • Committed to self-development
  • Drive to develop career further

Qualifications Required

GCSE Grade 9 - 4 (or A - C) in English and Maths as a minimum. Or equivalent qualifications in these subjects.

Training Provided

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Standard - Business administrators have a highly transferable set of knowledge, skills and behaviours that can be applied in all sectors. This includes small and large businesses alike from the public sector, private sector and charitable sector. The role may involve working independently and as part of a team and will involve developing, implementing, maintaining and improving administrative services. Business administrators develop key skills and behaviours to support their own progression towards management responsibilities.


Regular work-based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, together with virtual training sessions and action plans, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.

Additional Detail

As of 1st April 2023, the NMW for Apprentices is £5.28 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.

Important Information

The employer has asked that you do not contact them directly. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.

KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are leading training organisation with over 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.