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Business Administrator Apprentice Level 3

Apprentice Pay Rate.
£8.5 an hour
(ASAP ) .
37 hours a week.


Ormskirk School, Wigan Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 2AT (1414 on roll)

Tel: 01695 583040
School website:
An Apprentice Business Support Officer is required to join our busy office providing front line customer service and administrative support. The successful candidate will be working with a team of administration staff supporting the school to provide routine clerical/administrative/word processing/financial support to the school.

The apprentice will work under the direction of the Office Manager and will:
1. Provide general clerical and administrative support, including word processing, minute taking, filing routine correspondence, distributing mail, basic reprographics.
2. Routine financial administration, including petty cash, postage, banking etc.
3. Maintaining and updating manual and computerised records including, for example, records of free school meals, school trips, registers etc. including related data input.
4. Undertake reception duties including answering telephone and responding to routine queries.
5. Maintaining stock and ordering supplies, including the processing of orders, check of incoming deliveries, arranging for payment of invoices and the distribution and storage of stock.
6. General welfare support, where required, including liaison with staff and parents.

In addition to the accountabilities above, the apprentice may be required to undertake any of the duties normally associated with a Business Support Officer to support with their training and development.

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For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Jean Mumford, Assistant Business Manager 01695 583040
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