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Apprentice Business Admin Role - Full-time/Part-time

Oaklands School, Chatham

  • Ref:KCC887-2433-89S
  • Posted:24/09/2019
  • Pay:from £3.90 (under 19s/ first year)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:04/10/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 7 October 2019


We are looking for an enthusiastic Apprentice Admin Assistant to join our Oaklands School Team.  This role will see the successful applicant join our established team in supporting the staff and children in their learning.  You will work closely with the our team to ensure that their eductaion and wellbeing both thrive. 

Are you looking to develop your career in gainign a level 2 qualification?  Do you enjoy wokring with others? Are you approachable and kind? Would you like to work as part of a close knit team?

This could be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, committed and flexible Apprentice Admin Assistant to support our school. You will work with a team of experienced admin officers who will help you on your way to a rewarding and fulfilling career. 

The successful candidate must have a good standard of English (written and spoken) and Maths to enable them to model and support our children appropriately, as well as excellent interpersonal skills. Experience working with others is essential.  

This role will be working finance on a range of duties.  The role will initially be fixed term for one year and if successful, you will recieve a Level 2 qualification in Business and Finance.  The post is 30 hours a week over 38 weeks of the year.

Level 2 apprentices achieve an NVQ.  The assessor will attend monthly and observe, set theory work and look at workcompleted. 

If apprentices do not have a GCSE grade C (4) in English, maths and ICT they will need to attend workshops to gain Functional Skills Level 1 and then work towards Level 2.   

The 20% Off the Job Learning will apply for the apprentice for completion of tasks.  



Information about the school

Oaklands School is a Good school with results which are above national averages in all areas. We are a two form entry primary school situated in Walderslade. We also have a Children and Family Hub and Wellbeing Centre on site and so support our community from antenatal all the way to Year 6.

The school is set in extensive grounds and is well resourced, including our own swimming pool offering swimming from Year R through to Year 6, a Forest School, radio station and other superb opportunities for outside learning.

We offer wrap around care including breakfast and after school facilities to support working families. At Oaklands there is a very strong sense of being a team with dedicated staff whose aim is to offer our children a first class education.

At Oaklands we are committed to safeguarding and so there will be a range of checks which we will carry out with you including taking two professional references before interview; requesting a self-disclosure criminal record history and then several pre employment checks for the successful candidate.

Job Contact Information

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.