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Apprenticeship opportunity

Smart recruiter Intern 8014.76 - 8014.76 per annum Closing date: 01/01/2020
Company Description

Home Instead Senior Care is the world’s leading provider of non-medical care and companionship services for older people. With minimum visits of one hour, award winning training and an excellent reputation we are immensely proud of the quality of care we provide. We match our CAREGivers to our clients based on mutual interests and hobbies to help build bonds of trust and enables us to provide personalised support.   

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic administration apprentice because you’ll have the chance to learn a very wide range of skills. For example:

Duties will include:

  • Helping with the recruitment process, carrying out reference checks, sending out letters and emails, taking telephone calls, taking interview notes
  • Learning our scheduling systems, assigning visits
  • Helping with events, such as fundraising, organising and attending jobs fairs
  • Getting involved with charitable events such as Silver Sundays – bringing elderly people together for activities and togetherness
  • Dealing with general enquiries, meeting and greeting visitors
  • Filing, scanning and general administration to support all members of the team
  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Shifts TBC including term time day release at Bournemouth College for part of the Apprenticeship

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Jan 2020

  • Date posted

    6 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level


  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of four GCSEs at grade C/4 and above or equivalent, which must include English and maths
  • Candidates with A level or equivalent Level 3 qualifications and degree holders who have no previous qualification within this field are also able to apply

Desired skills

  • Able to use Microsoft Office and pick new things up quickly
  • Good telephone manner
  • Organised
  • Able to work well in a team and to take responsibility for your own work
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal
  • Good listening skills, able to ask questions and take accurate information
Additional Information

Personal qualities

  • Kind and compassionate, empathetic
  • Very keen to learn, this is a great opportunity
  • Able to engage positively
  • Calm and confident
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Flexible and adaptable


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