Higher Apprenticeship: Business and Administration
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
- Good customer service and communication skills are essential, with an ability to work well in a busy environment, involving interactions with a range of staff, students and members of the public.
- Must be able to follow written and verbal communications with minimal support.
- Must have good time management skills.
- Friendly and approachable.
- Confident and independent.
- A willingness to work with and interact with staff, students and members of the public.
- Applicants should have achieved (or expect to achieve) 2 or more A-levels at grade E or better (or equivalent) or BTEC L3 Extended Diploma in an appropriate subject at minimum grade MMM.
- Also, 5 GCSEs graded A-C (or equivalent) including English Language and Maths.