Business Administration Apprentice

Dudley, West Midlands
£146.25 per week
14 Mar 2019
21 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Employer: Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Apprenticeship level: Intermediate

Apprenticeship duration: 12 months

Possible start date: 1st April 2019

Working week: Monday - Friday (shifts TBC)

Total hours per week: 30.00

Dudley Council apprentices develop professional skills, knowledge and confidence and an opportunity to gain a recognised qualification through its apprenticeship programme. Dudley Council is recognised as the highest recruiter of apprentices in the Black Country.

Duties include:

  • Dealing with telephone enquiries with appropriate discretion, taking messages
  • Sharing reception duties with appropriate discretion
  • Assisting with general Word processing, filing, photocopying and other clerical duties
  • Contacting relevant directorates and passing on information
  • Using the computer to access information
  • Receipting and distributing the mail
  • To undertake petty cash and cash handling as required
  • To provide a comprehensive administrative support service
  • To provide a high quality customer care service to staff, service users, visitors and others who come into contact with the service

Desired skills

  • No experience is required as full training will be provided
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good IT skills
  • Commitment to further development through training

Personal qualities

  • Knowledge of equality and diversity issues
  • Willing to work on your own and as part of a team
  • Willing to learn and show commitment and enthusiasm
  • Display a positive attitude
  • Self motivated and ability to organise your own workloads and complete work to deadlines

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs in maths and English grade C (4) or above/equivalent or Functional skills level 1

Future prospects

Internal opportunities may be available upon completion.

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