Business and Administration Apprentice

Hunts Cross Post Office

An exciting new opportunity with an immediate start. Hunts Cross Post Office are looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual to join their expanding company. Experience is not essential as full training will be provided.

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

30 hours

Expected duration

52 weeks

Possible start date

13 Jan 2020


Hunts Cross Post Office are looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual with good personal and communication skills, the ability to show initiative and to be successful in a competitive working environment.

The role will include, but will not be restricted to:

  • Answering incoming telephone calls in a professional, efficient manner, taking and forwarding messages when necessary
  • Opening, sorting and routing incoming mail and preparing outgoing mail
  • Recording details of all incoming and outgoing mail using the online postal register
  • Operating office machines such as the photocopier, scanner and facsimile
  • Photocopying, collating and distributing documents for staff across the organisation
  • Preparing and filing documents accurately and promptly
  • Maintaining and updating the filing system
  • Archiving of files and paperwork
  • Greeting and meeting visitors
  • Basic IT Skills

This employer is willing to take on a Level 3 Apprentice if a candidate has already obtained the appropriate Level 2 qualification.

Working week

Monday - Friday, shifts TBC.

30 hour per week

Date posted

29 Nov 2019

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • Be eager to learn and master new skills
  • Work well under pressure
  • Be outgoing with a friendly disposition
  • Maintain a professional image at all times


  • GCSEs at grades A*-C (9-4) (or equivalent) in maths and English are preferred, but not essential

Personal Qualities

  • Be well presented at all times
  • Be punctual
  • Be able to work well in a team
  • Have a willingness to learn all aspects of Business Administration
  • Have the confidence to use your own initiative

Future Prospects

  • Once the full apprenticeship framework is achieved, employees will be ready to further their career and it may be possible to progress to a higher-level apprenticeship

About the employer

Royal Mail plc is an international business, developing a modern, optimised and efficient network to deliver letters, parcels and new products.

We operate across 44 countries and nation states worldwide, 41 in Europe and, following recent acquisitions, eight states in the Western US and Canada.

We are a digitally innovative brand, connecting customers, companies and countries.


Speke Road
L25 0NN

Training provider

  • Level 2/3 NVQ Certificate in Business Administration (depending on prior qualifications)
  • Functional skills in English, maths, and ICT (if applicable)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Training framework

Business and Administration

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Jarvis Training Management Ltd


Joe Bowers


Application instructions

Application closing date: 06 Jan 2020

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