Business Administration Apprentice
Employment Type:
Apprenticeship salary, currently £5.00 per hour
Closing Date:
13/12/2018 17:00


Calico has a unique opportunity for a young person to support our award winning Shared Apprenticeship Service (Constructing the Future).



Working with our partner Mount Anvil , the successful candidate will become part of a small, but busy team and gain various knowledge and skills to enable them to progress with their career. You will be based on a Mount Anvil Construction site in Manchester M1 area. You will undertake a one-year training programme working towards NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration.


Duties to include:

  • Dealing with clients over the phone, via email and face to face
  • Data management
  • Compiling environmental data and entering it onto the company system (the information is provided by our team)
  • Typing out notes or minutes issued by the site team
  • Use of Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word packages
  • General office and clerical duties such as producing emails & letters, scanning, printing and collating documents
  • Working with the site teams including the site manger, construction workers and quantity surveyors.
  • Other duties as required within an office environment

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be computer literate, have a good level of accuracy when inputting and manipulating data and be familiar with the Microsoft packages (Excel, Word and Outlook).


  • Have good interpersonal skills and able to communicate well with others.
  • Be committed to high levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Maintain a safe working environment in accordance with health and safety regulations and policy


Applicants should have:

Grades A-D in Maths and English (or equivalent L1 Functional skills)

Desirable – ICT qualification (or similar)


You will work towards:

NVQ L2 in Business Administration



Manchester Piccadilly


How to apply:

Please email your CV and together with covering letter to swarren@calico.org.uk


How To Apply

Please see advert for more information.

Constructing the Future (CtF) was established in July 2010 by Lancashire Housing Partnership, Regenerate Pennine Lancashire and CITB to develop careers in the construction sector.

Telephone: 0800 169 2407

Email: jobs@calico.org.uk