Business Services Apprentice

Closing Date: 16/04/2023
Contract Contract
Working Hours Full Time
Locations Middlesbrough, Stockton-on-Tees
Salary Apprentice wage for the first 6 months, once passed probation this is increased to NMW for age.
Company Education Training Collective

Job Description

Brief overview of the role

Due to our continuing business growth, we’re now pleased to offer a new apprenticeship role within our business services team. You’ll be developing a range of skills and experience in delivering our reception and administrative support services and will be a key part of a busy team who are often people’s first point of contact with our business.

What will the apprentice be doing?

This is a developmental role enabling completion of an accredited apprenticeship with associated qualifications & gaining of work experience. Some of the duties include:

  • Work alongside and contribute to the goals and services of the business services team at the Stockton office, gaining understanding and supporting compliance with practices, procedures and systems
  • Gain an understanding of internal and external customers within the business services team and the px business and what this means for you in delivering your responsibilities efficiently and effectively
  • Development to be able to support and deliver of a range of administration and business support duties
  • Provide excellent customer service & positive promotion of the department to internal & external customers & colleagues, in line with changing business needs, finance strategies and requirements
  • Help provide and ensure a safe, tidy and welcoming office environment at all times
  • Within required timeframes work with your apprenticeship assessor and assigned px persons to complete academic & work experience apprenticeship requirements
  • Complete required training & attendance at college and at site. This will include business appreciation and on-going competency training
  • Take responsibility for personal outcomes within your apprenticeship and focus on achieving results
  • Continually identify ways to develop yourself & your role & discuss with your manager
  • Shadow & provide support to other px personnel in completing responsibilities to achieve results and develop good working relationships
  • Develop knowledge in and contribute to required safety, health and quality standards
  • Positively present yourself and your apprenticeship to the department, px House, our customers and your apprenticeship provider

N.B. This list is not exhaustive and the undertaking of additional responsibilities may be required, dependent upon business need.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Business Administration at Stockton Riverside College
  • Functional skills Maths & English, if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

An opportunity for a full-time position at the end of the apprenticeship.

Working week

37.50 hours, Monday to Friday, hours to be confirmed.

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Excellent attendance, Time management, Able to work to deadlines, Committed to developing, Methodical, Accurate & detail-conscious, Microsoft office knowledge, Responsible, Able to follow instructions


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

Things to consider

Additional hours in line with business requirements.




Px House

Westpoint Road

Stockton On Tees

TS17 6BF

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