Business Administration Level 3 Apprenticeship

  • Job Reference: 00000073-1
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Launceston College Multi Academy Trust
  • Location: Bideford, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Are you looking for an apprenticeship opportunity? 

Launceston College Trust have an exciting opportunity for someone to work at one of their Secondary school’s on the beautiful North Devon coast, Atlantic Academy. You will gain valuable workplace experience whilst working towards a qualification. 

The role

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who will support and engage with different parts of the Academy and Trust and have interactions with important internal and external functional relationships. 

The role holder will:

  • Undertake administrative tasks, including word processing, maintaining spread sheets, preparing resources
  • Liaise with outside agencies to book appointments as directed by pastoral or faculty staff
  • Receive and prioritising telephone calls, dealing with them appropriately including accurately recording messages.  Responding to queries including prioritising issues and investigating queries
  • Assist with the organisation of school events, including open evenings, Leavers' Day, Adventure Learning Week and transition
  • Assist with the organisation of school events, including open evenings, Leavers' Day, Adventure Learning Week and transition
  • Administer all necessary documentation to support the Educational Visits Coordinator (EVC), including regular communication with Cornwall Council Outdoor Educational team.  This involves following set procedures and communicating effectively with colleagues externally and within College
  • Undertake lunchtime supervisory duty on a daily basis
  • Undertake reception cover and welcome visitors as required
  • Be first aid trained and to cover the College first aid requirements as necessary
  • Maintain confidentiality of information acquired in the course of undertaking duties for the department 

The Apprenticeship

Delivery of the apprenticeship programme will take place with Focus Training (SW) Ltd, commencing September 2021. 

The apprenticeship will be delivered over a period of approximately 15-18 months. Following completion of the apprenticeship, the successful candidate will receive a Level 3 qualification in Business Administration. 

The Ideal Candidate

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Able to work effectively independently and within a team
  • Able to act discretely and handle sensitive information 

The Company

The Launceston College Multi Academy Trust (Trust) consists of six schools. They are Altarnun Primary, Atlantic Academy, Bideford College, Egloskerry Primary, Launceston College and Launceston Primary School (opening in September 2021). 

Our Trust aims for young people to become happy, responsible and successful by learning the knowledge, skills and values which are important for society. 

We seek applicants who are aligned to our aim and vision and have the talent and passion to deliver that vision successfully. We support all our schools with our Trust-wide leadership and management, teaching and learning, school improvement, financial, administrative, estates, safeguarding and HR expertise. 

We are looking for professional staff who can support the delivery of an exceptional education for the young people in our care. 

To apply for this job and view the full job description and person specification, please download and complete the application form from our main recruitment page at 

Closing date: Monday 20th September 2021, 9am 

Safeguarding Statement:

Launceston College Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to DBS clearance and appropriate pre-employment checks.