Administrator: Level 2-4 Apprenticeship
Longfield Academy

Job reference: 001483

Location: Longfield Academy

Closing date: 25/06/2018

Salary: £10,000 per annum, pro rata salary £8,461

Employment type: Apprenticeship

Department: Administration

Hours per week: 37 hours per week, Term Time working pattern

Start Date: Not specified

Leigh Academies Trust have a fantastic opportunity and are seeking to appoint an Apprentice to join us in the role of Administrator. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to gain valuable experience within a successful organisation.  We are working with Apprenticeship Connect in the recruitment and delivery of the training provision for Apprenticeships across the Trust. 


  • On the job training resulting in a nationally recognised certificate
  • Fantastic apprentice wage
  • Career guidance with opportunities for progression
  • Discounted travel


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Scanning documents and saving to pupil files
  • Typing, updating databases
  • Signing in parents for events/Parents Evenings (May involve occasional late afternoon working)
  • Liaising with parents
  • Reception cover when required
  • Other general administrative duties will be included


A full Job Description will be shared on offer of employment.

Skills Required:

  • Strong IT skills
  • Personable
  • Professional manner
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Computer literacy in usual office applications
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Committed and enthusiastic


Other Info:  Due to the location the successful candidate will have a UK Driving Licence or must live within the local area and be able to commute to Longfield (postcode DA3 7PH) with ease.  Suitable applicants will be contacted by Apprenticeship Connect and may be required to arrange a one-off appointment at their office for an initial interview and to verify documents.  This can be arranged to suit you.  

We are committed to safeguarding children and successful candidate will be subject to an Enhance DBS check.  Our commitment to safeguarding is underpinned by robust processes and checks which are in place across the Trust.


The closing date for this job has now passed.