Employer: Waverly Housing
Contract: Full-time, Temporary (1 year)
Closing Date: 28/10/21
Are you aged between 16 and 24, interested in a career in housing and looking for valuable paid work experience, alongside the opportunity to work towards an industry recognised qualification? At Waverley Housing we have a strong track record for demonstrating our commitment to providing opportunities for young people. We have an excellent opportunity for a Business Administration Apprentice.
What will I be doing?
This Business Administration Modern Apprenticeship will involve on the job training and external assessment.
You will complete a range of tasks within our Housing Services section. Examples of tasks you may be expected to cover are:
- assist allocations administrator with allocation’s tasks
- ad-hoc document preparation as required, e.g., letters, leaflets, mail merges, forms, etc.
- liaising with tenants
- updating diary notes in our housing management system
- printing and photocopying
- scanning documents to electronic filing system
- answering telephone calls
What will I learn?
You will learn basic Housing Services functions, team working, organisational and planning skills, business IT and digital skills, decision making and how to analyse information and deliver a high quality customer service.
What qualifications and skills are required?
First and foremost you need to be committed to carrying out your apprenticeship with Waverley Housing. You need an awareness of what an apprenticeship involves and what you want to get from it at the end. You will get lots of support from us. Successful candidates will have a minimum of four national level 5 qualifications including English. The qualification you will work towards is an SVQ Level 6 in Business and Administration. This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to undertake administrative roles and will help kick start your career in administration. We are looking for candidates who have excellent time management skills and good communication skills, who are interested in a career in Housing and have a positive approach to work, together with the commitment to gaining a Business Administration qualification. Excellent IT skills including a good understanding of Microsoft Office are essential.
How to Apply?
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send you an application pack.
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