St. John Bosco RC Primary School has a fantastic opportunity for an apprentice to support and assist the Headteacher and School Business Manager by providing effective and efficient administration support in a busy school environment.

Desired skills

Ability to develop people skills to communicate face to face, over the telephone or via e-mail.
Ability to manage own time and use own initiative to ensure all tasks are completed in a timely manner.
Experience of IT packages including Word and Excel.
Good written and verbal communication skills
Good organisational skills

Personal qualities

Enthusiastic with a flexible approach to work.
Good organisational and planning skills.
The ability to liaise and communicate with others effectively.
The ability to relate well with children and adults.
The ability to work effectively as part of a team.
The ability to work in an often fast paced environment.

Desired qualifications

5 GCSE's inculding Maths & English at A*-C or 9-4 or Equivalent

GSCE in ICT at 9*- C or 9-4 or Equivalent

Future prospects

This is an exciting opportunity for entry into the administrative running of a primary school and will give you a broad range of skills. You will be outgoing, hardworking and be able to demonstrate a practical can-do approach to the way you work.

Important Other Information

DBS check carried out on appointment.

Satisfactory references will be required.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting nationally recognised qualifications all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid. You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.15 an hour (from April 2020 – aged 16-18).

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

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