Job Summary
  • Salary
    £166.50 (per week)
  • Location
    Peterborough, Peterborough
  • Sector
    Business Admin Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 2 Positions Available
  • Closing Date
    26th September 2017
  • Employer Name
    Dogsthorpe Infants School
  • Distance from academy
    • 2.5 Miles
    • 9 Minutes
  • Address
    Central Avenue, Peterborough PE1 4LH, United Kingdom

Job Description

An excellent opportunity to work within this Peterborough Infants school to support with administration tasks.

We are looking for an apprentice to provide administrative support.  You’ll handle enquiries, paperwork and sales tasks with a ‘can-do’ proactive enthusiasm.


  • General clerical tasks (e.g Data entry, document typing, filing, post and document distribution)
  • Answering telephone enquiries and routine correspondence (including emails)
  • Reviewing office procedures and recommending changes as necessary
  • Making arrangements for meeting and greeting visitors
  • Keeping routine financial records and processing routine purchases of office supplies
  • Producing business documents
  • Working along sales, helping promote sales to achieve targets and deadlines
  • Always keeping a high level of confidentiality at all times

Having an attention for detail

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

• Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
• Good organisational skills
• Accurate attention to detail
• Ability to work and resolve issues independently under pressure to meet strict deadlines
• Ability to work with a minimum of supervision but alongside a team

Personal Qualities

• Very mature individual with the will power to learn and to achieve.
• Confident self-starter
• To be able to exercise judgement over how telephone/email enquiries should be handled.
• Ability to work as part of a team and on your initiative
• High level of confidentiality at all times
• Able to work within fast paced environment

Future Prospects

Progression opportunities available for the right candidate

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


The Apprentice will work towards a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship for Business and Administration Professionals. The qualifications consist of:
• Advanced Apprenticeship in Business and Administration
• Level 3 Diploma in Business and Administration
• Level 2 Functional Skills English, Maths & ICT (if applicable)

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)