Training Administration Apprentice

Redrow Group Services
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Tamworth - Midlands

Redrow Homes are looking for an individual who is passionate about supporting others in an office environment. Working as an apprentice you will support with the day-to-day running of a busy office undertaking various administration duties on a daily basis. As part of the apprenticeship you will be studying L3 Business Administration with one of Redrow’s chosen training partners.

Redrow has a proud reputation for building distinctive and high quality homes across England and Wales. We have 16 different departments who all work together to complete one goal, and that is to effectively Design, Build and Sell luxury homes.

As an apprentice with Redrow, you will join an exciting team, fulfil your passion and start gaining skills needed to build an exciting career. If you want to start earning while gaining the skills, and qualifications, then Redrow’s Apprentice program is perfect for you!

Reporting directly to the Head of Training, the post holder will work closely with the Learning & Development team to ensure the smooth running of the department. 

Responsible for all Learning and Development activities across the Group, the post holder will being joining an exciting and growing team.  The post holder will assist with booking in training courses with internal and external training providers and also assist in the administration of our Learning management system.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in working in a busy office environment and taking their first steps into a career.  The post holder will work towards a Level 3 standard in Business Administration over a two year period and be mentored every step of the way. 


To provide administration support within an office setting by:

  • Answer the telephone/take messages

  • Booking accommodation & taxis

  • Typing, photocopying, scanning and laminating

  • Ordering lunches

  • Greeting visitors in a professional and courteous manner

  • Raise purchase orders using in-house system

  • Monitor stationary and reorder as required

  • To ensure the reception area and meeting rooms are tidy

  • To monitor and process post both in and out

  • Assist the Office Manager and other departments with mail-shots, reports and presentations etc

  • Support with administrative assistance to various departments within the divisional office

  • At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions

  • Recording of Information on our Learning Management System

What we are looking for
  • IT literate with a good understanding of Microsoft Office packages

  • 5 GCSEs including Maths and English at grade 4 or above (Grade C+) or an equivalent

  • Willing to learn

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to take on instructions

  • Good organisational skills

  • Eye for Detail

  • Comfortable working and communicating with all different levels of people

  • Able to work in both a teams as well as own initiative

  • Able to work to tight deadlines in a pressured environment

Application tips

It’s not just about the placements we offer; Redrow want the right people working for us. As we expect a lot of applications, we need our successful candidates to stand out from the rest. We like our people to be different – so what sets you apart? What can you offer us? Why do you want to work at Redrow?

Be clear and concise, and make sure that everything that goes into your application represents your qualities.

What next? Our recruitment and selection process is designed specifically to get the best from you and demonstrate your personal qualities. So be yourself, take initiative, get involved and enjoy it!

Good luck!

Redrow is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

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