Office Support Apprentice
Able Skills is an accredited centre securing approval to deliver qualification training from City & Guilds, EAL, CITB and BPEC, for Electrical training, we are also an IET Centre of Excellence. We are amongst the few training providers who can offer you progression and if qualifications are your choice – take you from novice to expert.
Description of Vacancy
Do you want to work in a small company with big ideas about construction training? You will be taking on a variety of duties and interesting projects. Training will be given on all aspects of the work carried out and you will be familiarised with the extensive range of courses and services we provide. Come and help us grow our business.
Main duties and responsibilities:-
To gain knowledge of our extensive and complex range of courses
To gain knowledge of our Company Sage accounts system
To answer, screen and transfer telephone calls
To check e-mails and respond where necessary
To photocopy, scan and fax documents
To receive and check sales orders and liaise with production team
To sort and open post
To undertake any other tasks/duties as may be reasonably required
£3.70 per hour
Hours: Monday to Friday 09.00 am to 17.00 hrs. with a ½ hour for lunch.
Good communication skills both verbally and written
Good level of ICT
Ability to work professionally
Able to work on own initiative
Focused approach to work
Good attention to detail
Minimum achieved Grade D or equivalent in English and Maths.
Flexibility and adaptability
Well spoken and presentable
On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.
Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards
The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.
KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.