Redrow Homes South West Ltd

Apprentice Office Administrator - Redrow, Bristol

Employer:

Redrow Homes South West Ltd

Training Provider:

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Weekly wage £182.50
36.5 hours per week 36.5 hours per weeks Mon-Fri Shifts TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 18 October 2019
Bristol
Intermediate(level 2)
Business and Administration (apprenticeship standard)
11 October 2019 (application closing date)
As an office apprentice within the administration department, you will be assisting colleagues with a range of duties whilst we support you working towards an NVQ level 2 in Business and Administration.

Responsibilities

Redrow is one of the largest and most acclaimed housebuilders in the UK. Over the course of our 44 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
  • Covering reception, greeting visitors, accepting deliveries and arranging for distribution of  post
  • Assisting departments with their day to day administration tasks
  • Ensure familiarity with Redrow’s Group Health, Safety and Environmental policies  and comply with employee responsibilities

At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions

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

Ongoing training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time job.

Reality Check

The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.90 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. 

Skills Required

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

Qualities Required

Core:

  • Working Together
  • Respectful Communication

Job Specific:

  • Planning & Organising
  • Integrity
  • Adaptability
  • Quality Assurance
  • Innovation
  • Resilience

Qualifications Required

• GCSE English & Mathematics to Grade C/4 or equivalent

Training Provided

Apprenticeship in Business Administration Level 2

  • Diploma in Business and Administration
  • Functional Skills ICT
  • Functional Skills maths
  • Functional Skills English