Office Support Apprentice

  • QA Apprenticeships
  • Inverness, Highland
  • £8.89 per hour

Vacancy provider logo for QA

  • GMFJ Reference
    246333
  • Wages
    £8.89 p/h
  • Hours
    35.00 per week
  • Date Posted
    08/02/2024
  • Start Date
    08/02/2024
  • Duration
    Not Specified

  • Location
    Inverness
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Business & Administration
  • Opportunity Type
    Advanced Level 3
  • Employer
    QA Apprenticeships

Description

Our client is a not for profit development company set up to work in partnership with The Highland Council, housing associations, Scottish Government, private landowners, and developers to help build more homes of all tenures for people in the Highlands. In addition to this, they also provide a management service to their customers.



They are a fast-growing company, and their fantastic team all work closely together and have a strong team ethic where everyone shares responsibility for good practice. They are now seeking an Office Support Apprentice and is a great chance for someone to kick start their career! 



Responsibilities:





  • Using Excel to record factoring costs and information


  • Finance data entry using asset management software


  • Using Office 365 to email internal and external customers


  • Using collaborative tech like Share Point and One Drive to access documents and cross referencing


  • Utilising Excel to extract reports and analysing the data


  • Acting as first response when someone contacts the office and directing the phone call to the correct person


  • Updating the website and posting on socials




Required skills:





  • Enthusiastic, friendly and willing to learn


  • Strong organisational and communication skills


  • You must be able to work well within a team as well as being able to work using your own initiative


  • Excel and Word experience would be beneficial; however, this can be provided as a development and training opportunity


  • A full, clean UK driving licence is essential, but you will have access to a pool car when travel is needed




Salary:



£18,500 per annum



Working hours:



Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm 



Benefits: 





  • Generous holiday allowance


  • Excellent pension (16.2% is the employer contribution) 


  • Private health care




Future prospects:



90% of QA apprentices secure permanent employment after completing: this is 20% higher than the national average.



Important information:



This vocational apprenticeship comprehensively supports your specific job role with this particular employer.  Throughout your learning journey, you are fully supported by your dedicated QA skills coach and your mentor at work.  They ensure you settle in, help you develop all the skills you need to be successful in your job role and pass your assessments, and can provide one to one support.



Starting with insights into your current potential, they plan your growth in a programmatic way, close skills gaps with immersive training and ensure what you learn is applicable to what you do. They talk you through the specifics on the qualifications you gain and how they align in particular to your day to day role.



On completion, as well as the valuable work experience you have gained, you get a nationally recognised qualification at SCQF Level 6. 



If you are interested in starting your career and receiving a work based qualification at the same time APPLY NOW!

For more information about this vacancy please contact QA on 01793696141 (Ref ID: 246333)

Based on this opportunity you might also be interested in.

Opportunities with QA

At QA, we believe that everything starts with our learners. Transforming their careers, and in turn their lives, is what motivates us. Every day we get to empower people to fulfil their potential – creating capability, building confidence and breaking down barriers to opportunity.

Find Out More
Cyber Essentials
© 2021 GetMyFirstJob Ltd.

Your first steps into the world of work for Apprenticeships, Degree Apprenticeships, Work Experience & Graduate Jobs