Abensons Solicitors - Business Administration Apprentice – Level 2

Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage - £3:70 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 29-Jul-2018

Employer Name: Abensons Solicitors

Employer Address: 102 Allerton Road, Liverpool, L18 2DG

Vacancy Title: Business Administration Apprentice 

Weekly Hours: 35 Hours per week

Weekly Wage: £129:00 - National Minimum Apprentice Wage

Number of Positions Available: 1


Employer Discription:

Abensons Solicitors was established in Liverpool in 1974. In 2013 the practice incorporated as a Limited Company.The firm was founded by Mr Edward Abenson who continues to lead the Practice of Abensons Law Limited as Managing Director.

We are a modern professional law firm with over 40 lawyers, paralegals and support staff offering a broad range of legal services across our core practice areas.

Our practice areas are:

  • Commercial Property

  • Corporate and Commercial

  • Residential Conveyancing

  • Wills, Probate, Tax, Trusts and Powers of Attorney

  • Personal Injury

  • Family and Divorce

  • Dispute Resolution

  • Employment

The firm has achieved the following accreditations:

  • Lexcel-Law Society Practice Management standard

  • Investors in People

  • Law Society Conveyancing Quality Scheme

We are Professional, Unique and Determined. We can help you achieve your goals.

 Compnay Website:        https://www.abensons.co.uk/


Job description:

We are currently seeking to recruit a motivated self-starting individual.

Are you looking to start a new exciting career? 

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to succeed within our thriving industry.

The selected candidate will be required to report to the Office Manager and assist the sales team on a day to day basis with the view to lead into a successful career in sales.

The successful candidate will be joining an experienced team in Allerton, Liverpool. The business requires a proactive and motivated individual to assist with the following duties:

  • Filing
  • Answering incoming calls in a polite manner
  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing mail
  • E mailing
  • Photocopying
  • Binding documents
  • Providing refreshments for staff and visitors
  • Helping on the front desk
  • Using various search engines to aid the sales team


Personal Qualities:

  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • Courteous and pleasant manner
  • Flexible


Qualifications Required:

  • A minimum of GCSE grades D or Grade 3 OR Level 1 in English and Maths.


Skills Required:

The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Enthusiastic and willing to develop new skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Able to work independently and well within a team
  • Able to work under pressure and manage a busy workload
  • An articulate communicator
  • Proficiency in MS packages would be an advantage


Training to be Provided:

The Business Administration Level 2 apprenticeship involves attending College for at least half a day per week for tuition and guided study to gain the Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration.

The apprentice will also be visited every 8 weeks for workplace assessment/review. There will also be in-house training in the Practice.

Working Week:

35 hours per week

Office hours: 9am to 5pm – Monday to Friday

Expected Duration: 

12 - 15 months

Future Prospects:

We intend to create a full time permanent role for the successful candidate when they finish their apprenticeship.

Important Information:

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully-funded by the Government for non-levy paying employers. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.

If you wish to apply for this vacancy please send a copy of your CV to Nikki at The City of Liverpool College on the following; nikki.smith@liv-coll@ac.uk and answer the following questions:

Question 1: Please provide examples of when you have provided excellent customer service (this can be during work experience and/or at school or college)

Question 2: Where do you see yourself in 5 years’ time?

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