Apprentice Clerical Assistant, Barnsley

Job Roles:
Office and Administrative Officer, Apprentice
Organisation Type:
Primary Education
Primary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Part Time
Subject Area:
Contract Term:
Fixed Term
Salary Description:
£5.00 per hour
6th Feb 2018
Start Date:
Academies Enterprise Trust
Job Ref:

St Helen's Primary Academy, Barnsley

(Intermediate, Level 2 or Advanced, Level 3) – Fixed Term

£5.00 per hour aged 16-18,

£5.00 per hour aged 19 or over within the first year of apprenticeship, national minimum wage (NMW) for all other apprentices,

30 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

St Helens Primary Academy is a very special learning environment and we are located in Monk Bretton and we are within commutable distance of Wakefield, Leeds and Sheffield and close to the M1 and A1 motorways.

We are looking to appoint an Apprentice Clerical Assistant to join our team and contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of the school office as well as providing reception cover as and when required. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to learn about office processes, and quality customer service, all within a primary school environment.

You will complete a Level 2 BTEC Certificate in Business Administration. You may also be required to complete Literacy, Numeracy and IT Functional Skills (this will be determined by existing qualifications). Your Trainer/Assessor will assess you in the workplace every 4 weeks. In between these meetings you will have dedicated time away from your job to work on the apprenticeship and collate evidence for your apprenticeship e-portfolio with ongoing support from your Manager and Trainer/Assessor.

This is an exciting opportunity to be in a real job, with real variety, from day one whilst working towards a qualification.

To be eligible for the Apprenticeship, applicants must have resided in the UK or EEA for 3 years prior to the start of the Apprenticeship and must not hold a level 3 (or equivalent) qualification or above. Please note: applicants must not be a graduate or have already completed a Level 2 Business Administration apprenticeship

This will be a fixed term position and the duration of the apprenticeship will be determined by the job role and current skills.

Please note: AET has their own in house apprenticeship scheme and do not work with any other training providers to deliver Apprenticeships.

This position is required to commence as soon as possible. Interviews will be held as soon as possible after the closing date.

For any queries or if you would like to arrange a visit please contact Andy Ravenscroft (Business Leader) at or call the school office on 01226 295210.

Closing date: Friday 23 February 2018

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with are safeguarding practices, we are unable to accept CV’s. For further information on this position and to make an application please complete the word application by clicking on the 'quick apply' button.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

AET is recruiting for School Direct placements. Please visit our website for further details.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Academies Enterprise Trust
Tel: 02038 743095
Contact: Talent Resource Team

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