Excelsior is an Electrical and Mechanical Contractors working Nationwide on various Residential and Student Build Developments. Excelsior are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and driven Business Administration apprentice to support their Office Team. As a Business Administration apprentice, you will be involved in providing efficient and ef

Desired skills

Knowledge and skills
- Proactive and “can do” approach
- Keen to learn and to help others
- Ability to act independently as well as part of a team
- Good communication skills both written and verbal
- Good organisation and time management skills
- Ability to maintain confidentiality
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office packages such as Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
- Any previous administration experience would be advantageous

Personal qualities

- Reliable and punctual
- Flexible
- Friendly and polite
- Proactive and ability to show initiative
- Ambitious and desire to develop

Desired qualifications

Maths and English, GCSE Grade 4-9 or equivalent.

Future prospects

To be determined upon completion of Apprenticeship

Important Other Information

The role will include a significant amount of screen time

97.4% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study*.

Destination data for Sunderland College 2019/20, Apprentice completers. 

Why choose Sunderland College?

96% of our apprentices agree that they have the chance to develop new skills at their workplace*.

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

97% of our apprentices agree that their course is helping their skills to get better.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

The college works in partnership with over 600 employers. 

We have over 40 Apprenticeship programmes across a range of career sectors.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting relevant qualifications all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid.You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.30 an hour (from April 2021 – aged 16-18).

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

Other opportunities

Business Administrator

  • Employers Name: MRC Transmark Limited
  • Employers Address: E Cliff Rd
  • Description: The business apprentice will be trained to provide exceptional customer service to our UK and International customers by coordinating between our frontline sales team, third party suppliers and using data within SAP to provide regular updates on the status of project orders.
  • Closing Date: 2023-01-20T00:00:00.000Z

Business Administrator

  • Employers Name: Kepier Academy
  • Employers Address: Dairy Lane
  • Description: Kepier are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to assist the HR Manager in the administration of general duties in relation to all Personnel, Payroll, Absence Management, Recruitment and other HR related administration for employees.
  • Closing Date: 2022-12-23T00:00:00.000Z

Equine Groom

  • Wage: £7,503.60
  • Employers Name: S Round Equestrian
  • Employers Address: Moss Close Farm
  • Closing Date: 2023-01-20T00:00:00.000Z

Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Engineering Technician

  • Wage: £10,004.80
  • Employers Name: Coolcheck Refrigeration Ltd
  • Employers Address: Coolcheck Refrigeration Ltd
  • Description: Apprentice to work with one of our fully qualified engineers, with excellent opportunities for the future, within a well established Refrigeration & Air conditioning company.
  • Closing Date: 2022-12-23T00:00:00.000Z