Business Support Apprentice

Liverpool City Council

We are looking to recruit a Business Support Apprentice to provide flexible high-quality administration to assist the Property Protection Team. The Property Protection Team are responsible for public health funerals for Liverpool Residents with no known next of kin, or whose families can’t afford or are not willing to pay for the funeral. PLEASE APPLY EARLY - ONLY THE FIRST 40 APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED

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Annual wage

£18,198

Total hours per week

35 hours

Expected duration

18 Months

Possible start date

03 May 2021

Summary

18-month fixed term apprenticeship in Business Administration working in a supported environment to develop skills and knowledge whilst undertaking the Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship.

Maintain appropriate, up to date and accurate electronic records on relevant systems including scanning and typing and printing correspondence and standard search documents.

Perform support duties related to the processing of information, chase outstanding documentation and record actions.

Liaise with internal and external customers, including Police, Coroners and Care Home Managers.

Working week

Monday - Friday

35 hour per week

Date posted

07 Apr 2021

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Positions

1 available

Requirements and prospects

Skills

Able to demonstrate good communication skills, both orally and in writing and able to communicate effectively with staff, managers and members of the public.

Knowledge of IT software packages, e.g. MS Office packages including Word, Excel and Outlook.

Able to provide excellent customer service within a busy environment.

Qualifications

5 GCSEs grade A*-C / 9-4 (including English and Maths) or equivalent (e.g. Level 2 functional skills or Level 2 NVQs)

Personal Qualities

A desire to learn and progress by undertaking training to obtain the necessary skills and knowledge for the role. This will include completing the Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship qualification.

Future Prospects

About the employer

Liverpool City Council Property Protection Team are responsible for public health funerals for Liverpool Residents with no known next of kin, or whose families can’t afford or are not willing to pay for the funeral.

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to gain experience first hand and as an apprentice you will work in a supportive and encouraging environment to develop your skills and knowledge for this role.

Employer

Liverpool City Council
https://liverpool.gov.uk/

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Training provider

Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship

Training framework

Business Administration Level 3

Training provider

Sysco

Contact

Liz Gillies

Apprentices@liverpool.gov.uk

Application instructions

Applications via the Liverpool City Council website.

Application closing date: 21 Apr 2021

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