Apprentice Office Administrator - Advanced (Level 3)

Redrow Homes Limited (Employer)

Lifetime Training Group (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £200.75
36.5 hours per week 36.5 Hours per working week; shifts TBC.
65 weeks (duration)
7 October 2020(start date)
Business Administrator (apprenticeship standard)
30 September 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

As an office apprentice within the customer service department, you will be assisting colleagues with a range of duties whilst we support you working towards a level 3 in Business and Administration.


Redrow is one of the largest and most acclaimed housebuilders in the UK. Over the course of our 40-year history, we have built a reputation for quality in everything we do; from creating beautiful homes that people love to live in, to delivering an outstanding service to each and every customer.

In our busy divisional office, no two days will be the same; you will be constantly learning and working with a wide variety of people from different disciplines.

Key Responsibilities

  • Photocopying, collation of information, filing and emailing
  • Making telephone calls, answering and routing calls
  • Ensuring sufficient stationary is held in stock and making supply orders
  • Arranging and booking travel and accommodation for colleagues
  • Diary management and meeting room bookings
  • Covering reception, greeting visitors, accepting deliveries and arranging for distribution of post

These are illustrative duties and the post holder will be expected to become involved in a range of work to enable the region to respond effectively to the requirements of the business.

Future Prospects

On going training and development.

Reality Check

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

The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £4.15 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 £4.55 an hour for anyone under 18, £6.45 an hour for 18-20 year olds, £8.20 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £8.72 for those over 25. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). These rates apply from 1st April 2020.

Skills Required

  • A professional person, confident with good administration and organisational skills
  • Enthusiastic and self motivated individual
  • Diplomatic and capable of handling complex situations
  • Demonstrates confidence in one own ability
  • Excellent Word and Excel skills required

Qualities Required


  • Working together
  • Respectful communication

Job Specific:

  • Planning & organising
  • Integrity
  • Adaptability
  • Quality assurance
  • Innovation
  • Resilience

Qualifications Required

GCSE English & Mathematics to Grade 4/C or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Business Admin Level 3
  • Maths and English Functional Skills
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