Ashfield Healthcare Ltd

Business Administration Apprenticeship


Ashfield Healthcare Ltd

Training Provider:


Annual wage £12,500.00
37.5 hours per week 08:30 am - 17:00 pm Monday to Friday (including one day college attendance) 1 hour lunch break
duration: 12 months
start: 2 January 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Business and Administration (apprenticeship standard)
22 December 2019 (application closing date)
We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed Apprentice to assist with day to day administration within the HR function. As a business administrator you’ll be expected to turn your hand to various tasks, including computer based systems data entry, whilst maintaining a professional attitude at all times.


Main Objectives:

  • To contribute to the smooth running of the HR office administration systems through effective communication and accurate data entry

To provide support to the companies functions to maintain and improve the Company’s knowledge and market position


  • Handling email and phone queries in a professional manner
  • Maintain HR database and filing systems, e.g. employee records, Right to Work documentation, visa and work permits
  • Process starters including sending out contracts and offer letters and new starter packs in line with service level agreements
  • Ensure all documents are returned 
  • Process transfers and ensure documentation is signed and returned 
  • Process leavers including arranging leaver appointments
  • Provide other administrative support to HR Department when required

Future Prospects

  • We would be looking for the successful candidate to become an integral part of our team and hopefully become part of the Company’s progressive future after they have completed their qualification.

Reality Check

If you do not have access to a vehicle and have to travel on public transport we would recommend you look at the availability and frequency of buses to ensure, before you apply, that you are confident that you can be in attendance during the hours stated.

Skills Required

  • Competent English, maths and IT
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
  • Very effective organisational skills
  • Computer literacy is essential

Qualities Required

  • Versatile
  • Ambitious
  • Reliable
  • Trustworthy
  • Punctual
  • Conscientious

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE English and maths Grade C/4 above (or equivalent)

If you do not already meet the qualifications criteria, Stephenson College will invite you to take initial assessments which will indicate which level you are currently working at. These tests are not timed and completed in a relaxed environment. More details will be given upon application.

Training Provided

  • Level 2 Business and Administration
  • Day release to Stephenson College, Coalville
  • Functional skills if necessary
  • On-the-job training
  • Off-the-job training
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