Title Administration Support Apprentice (Job Ref: 191)
Salary In line with National Minimum Wage for age, with opportunities for progression
Location Blackpool
Job Information


The Role

Our role profile tells the full story, but as an Administration Support Apprentice, you will work as a key team member in our busy Blackpool Office. You will support the existing administration teams with the efficient application of all required services including answering telephones, greeting customers, maintaining electronic records, supporting Advisers in their preparation for delivering customer appointments and supporting group work delivery.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with motivation to work in a busy office environment to gain a wide range of administrative skills along with a formal business administration qualification.  This is an excellent opportunity for someone wanting a longer-term career with internal progression opportunities.

This post is fixed term for 18 months initially, with potential for permanent employment following the successful completion of the apprenticeship. The hours of work for this position are 37 hours per week, however requests for part time hours will also be considered.


About You  

You will have:

  • Minimum GCSE grade 4 or above in Maths or English (expected or achieved)
  • Knowledge and/or an interest in Microsoft Office packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good communication skills
  • An understanding of good customer service and telephony skills
  • A willingness to learn


Our Benefits

We are passionate about people and support our employees to do what they do best through a dynamic and supportive working environment with opportunities for continued professional development to work across multiple contracts.

We also offer a great benefits package, including 26 days annual leave, rising each year to a maximum of 33 days; Enhanced sick pay; Enhanced pension contributions; Life assurance cover; Access to counselling service; Access to medical health plan and the opportunity to work flexibly across home and office locations, where contract specific and business needs allow.

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Why Inspira?

Inspira is the leading Organisation delivering Personal Development and Career Management for Young People and Adults in the North West. Through our work we help local people into work, improve their skills and open new opportunities. Our aim is to support disadvantaged people, help local communities to reduce inequalities which in turn will influence healthier, safer, and more sustainable local economies.

We inspire young people and adults to find their purpose and reach their potential to Be Bold, Be Relevant and Be Resilient.


Next Steps

Candidates may not meet every single desired qualification/criteria. If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role and share our values to BE Bold, Relevant and Resilient, we would love to hear from you!

To apply, select ‘Apply Here’ or send your CV and covering letter, outlining your suitability for the role, along with a completed Applicant Equality Monitoring Questionnaire (below) to hr@inspira.org.uk.

We recommend applying at your earliest convenience as we reserve the right to close this advert at any time.


We are a Disability Confident Employer. If you require a copy of our job documents in a more accessible format or are struggling to complete the application form due to a disability, please contact us via hr@inspira.org.uk or 01931 711300.


This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.


Overview of Benefits Package

Applicant Equality Monitoring Questionnaire

Job Profile

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