Heather Lane Nursery

Apprentice Office Admin Assistant - Advanced (Level 3)

Heather Lane Nursery (Employer)

Gp Strategies Training Limited (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £145.25
35.0 hours per week Monday - Friday, 08:30 - 15:30.
18 months (duration)
14 December 2020(start date)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
10 December 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for a confident candidate to join our team at Heather Lane to assist in the office to ensure and provide a positive experience for our clients


Our Apprentice will assist with the day to day running and managing of all aspects of office administration, in an easy-going environment. Working towards gaining a Business Administrator apprenticeship standard.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Assist with the day to day running of the office
  • Answer telephone calls and respond to email enquiries
  • Respond to admin questions from staff, clients, visitors and parents/carers
  • Make diary entry’s & complete register
  • Order seeds, office cleaning & supplies and other items as needed
  • Update client files
  • Book and monitor client reviews
  • Keep folders up to date and create new folders as needed
  • Create & file invoices and send paperwork to company accountant
  • Monitor vehicle tax, mot & insurance and vehicle safety check folder
  • Book and monitor staff supervisions and training matrix
  • Monitor staff holiday & sickness allowances
  • Monitor PAT testing, site risk & fire assessments and health & safety check folder
  • Follow company procedures and strict confidentiality policy

Future Prospects

A long-term admin position within the business with progression to admin manager for the right person, depending on performance.

Reality Check

An immediate start date will be available for the successful candidate, subject to DBS check. Hourly rate of pay to be reviewed after 3 months.

Skills Required

  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Good computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
  • Able to work independently and use own initiative
  • Willing to take charge and make decisions when necessary

Qualities Required

  • Confident
  • Empathetic
  • Friendly
  • Hard-working

Qualifications Required

  • GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.
  • A current driving licence would be advantageous

Training Provided

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Work-based learning
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