Business Administration Apprentice

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Various Departments
Fixed Term for 15 Months
37.5 hours p/w
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University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire
Apprentice Hourly Rate
29/07/2018 23:59



Administration Apprenticeship (various departments)

15 month Fixed Term Contract

30 – 37.5 hours, Monday – Friday

Location: Coventry or Rugby


UHCW NHS Trust is offering Apprenticeships to candidates keen to start a career in Administration or Customer Service within the NHS.  Vacancies are available in various departments within the Trust.


The salary for the first six months is £3.70 per hour rising to £5.90 per hour dependent on progression for the remainder of the apprenticeship.


The Administration / Customer Service Apprenticeship programme will provide post holders with the opportunity to learn vocational skills by working as part of a busy Administration team, providing administrative support, whilst also studying towards a nationally recognised qualification in Business Administration or Customer Service.


Working under supervision, the post holder will be required to achieve work-related competencies over the 15 month period in order to achieve the full Apprenticeship. 


The full Apprenticeship framework will require post holders to complete:

Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration or Customer Service

Functional Skills - Maths and English (Level 1) if not already achieved

Technical Certificate (classroom based knowledge)

Employment Rights and Responsibilities L2 (Knowledge unit only)


Post holders will be employed by UHCW on a 15-month Fixed Term Contract for the duration of the Apprenticeship programme, and will enroll with a local education provider to undertake the Business Administration / Customer Service qualification.  Hours of work will be within the core office hours of 8.00am-6.00pm, working a maximum of 7.5 hours a day Monday to Friday for a minimum of 30 hours a week, and will include time to attend a study day on a monthly basis.


We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, dedicated and able to demonstrate a high level of commitment to the Apprenticeship programme.  You must also be willing to work within a busy Administrative team. 

All applicants must be:

  • Aged 16+
  • Resident in the UK/ EEA for the last three years
  • Must NOT be in any form of formal government-funded education

Assessment Date:    To be confirmed  


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Further details / informal visits contact

For further details, please contact Kirstie Elliot, Work Experience & Apprenticeship Advisor, on 02476 968744