Business Administration Apprentice

  • Company: Christy Plumbing & Heating
  • Location: Clapham, MK41 6AJ
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: National Minimum Wage
  • Sector: Business, Administration, Finance and Law
  • Ref: VAC-13287
  • Application Deadline Date: 01/06/2024
  • Start Date: 15/06/2024
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday to Friday 9-5

Brief Description

Are you looking for a Business Administration Apprenticeship? Christy Plumbing and Heating in Bedford, are looking for an Apprentice to join their friendly team.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and Math's or equivalent.

If you do not meet the entry requirements for this vacancy but are still interested in an apprenticeship, please contact our dedicated Apprenticeship Recruitment Team who can discuss this with you further - apprenticeships@bedford.ac.uk or +44 1234 291225

Personal Qualities

Honesty
Positive attitude
Reliable
Motivated
Attention to detail

Skills Required

Good communication skills
Good people skills

Training to be Provided

You will gain the following qualifications:
- Business Administrator Level 3 Apprenticeship
- Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required).

You will also study a range of topics, including: IT, record and document production, decision making, planning and organisation, project management, policies, relevant regulations, stakeholders, processes and external environment factors.

Future Prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship, there is potential opportunity to progress to a full time permanent employment position within the company.

Vacancy Detail

Christy Plumbing and Heating are a family run business, they have served the people of Bedford for over three decades gaining the trust of thousands of homeowners and businesses. Christy Plumbing and Heating offer a complete range of services including unblocking drains, fitting toilets, taps, and boiler repairs through to complete boiler replacements and bathroom renovations.

Christy Plumbing and Heating are looking to hire a Business Administration Apprentice to join the office team and help deal with administrative task such as answering customer enquiries, managing bookings and ordering the necessary equipment e.g. workwear/ PPE and tools.

So what you will learn during your apprenticeship?

You will answer customer, supplier and team enquiries by telephone, email, WhatsApp and social media.

You will log and book jobs in the company's software system, chase suppliers for quotes, order materials, manage the stock for your jobs.

You will help grow the business by helping manage web presence, social media posts and coming up with your own ideas.

You will support the engineers by ordering tools, looking after the admin to do with their vans and ordering workwear/PPE.


As well as this you will issue quotes and invoices and support the whole office.

Other Information

Performance related bonus twice yearly
Company events.

Only Candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team.

College attendance will be once a month for 9 months at Bedford College, which will begin in September 2024.

Ready to start your adventure?