Overview

Sunderland College, , has a fantastic opportunity for 2 apprentices to assist the Front of House Officer at our Bede Campus and City Campus to provide efficient and effective customer focussed administration and front of house services to the College.

Desired skills

- Ability to manage own time to ensure the timely completion of projects.
- Ability to develop people skills to communicate face to face, over the phone or via email
- Understanding of Microsoft and excel

Personal qualities

- Outgoing, hardworking and be able to demonstrate a practical can-do approach to the way you work.
- A positive attitude and the ability to work using own initiative.
- Fast learning, hardworking, with an attention to detail.
- Ability to work well under pressure.

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English C and above or equivalent.
ICT qualification C and above or equivalent (or willing to work towards)

Future prospects

This is an exciting opportunity for entry into the administration profession and it will give you a broad range of skills. You will be outgoing, hardworking and be able to demonstrate a practical can-do approach to the way you work.

Things to consider

DBS check carried out on appointment. Candidates will be expected to bring reference details.

Important Other Information

Any College Campus although the vacancies are mainly
1) Sunderland College, Bede Campus, Durham Road, Sunderland, SR3 4AH
2) Sunderland College, City Campus, Park Lane, Sunderland

97.6% of our apprentices progressed to employment or further study*.

(*Destination data, based on apprentices completing in academic year 2016/17).

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)

96% of our apprentices agree that they are happy with their course.*

(*On-programme Survey 2018, apprentices)

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 nationally recognised 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 £4.15 an hour (from April 2020 – 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.

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