Apprentice - Business Administration (Willenhall Social Care Office)

Location
257 Stretton Avenue, Willenhall, Coventry, CV3 3HQ
Salary
xxx
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Jul 2017
Job Ref
COV000009430
Job Type
Apprenticeship
Contract Type
Apprentice
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Salary: £129.50 per week

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, competent, motivated individual to join our Business Services Team to ensure an efficient administrative support to the South Children's Social Care Team based in Stretton Avenue, Willenhall.

We are seeking to appoint an Apprentice with a knowledge and understanding of administration processes, with good communication, organisational and IT skills with the ability to work under pressure in a very busy environment.

You should be able to demonstrate:

• Experience and knowledge of office procedures
• Knowledge and awareness of customer care standards
• Good communication skills and work under pressure due to high volume of telephone and reception duties
• Ability to organise and prioritise your own workload
• Excellent keyboard, word processing and computer package skills

You will need to demonstrate sensitivity and an awareness of data protection due to the nature of work that this office deals with.

Hours - Monday to Thursday from 8.30 am to 5 pm and 8.30 am until 4.30 pm on Friday’s.

Pre Interview Testing date: Thursday 27th July 2017
Interview date: 1st August 2017

Coventry City Council is clear about its responsibilities in embracing diversity and ensuring we recruit people of a high calibre on the basis of their skills, abilities, and experience. As such we welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates.

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is covered by the Code of Practice on the English language fluency for public sector workers

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email (including Spam/Junk) and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible.

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