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The level 2 Business Administration Apprenticeship  is designed with a variety of administrative roles in mind, including receptionists, junior legal assistants and any role involving supporting the organisation in terms of administration.

Mandatory units on the Business Administration level 2 Apprenticeship include:

  • Communication in a business environment
  • Understanding employer organisations
  • Principles of providing administrative services
  • Principles of business document production and information management 
  • Manage personal performance and development
  • Develop working relationships with colleagues

 

Other optional units include: analysing and presenting business data, developing and delivering presentations, providing administrative support for meetings, managing diary systems, collating and reporting data, administrating finance, monitoring information systems, website software and data management software.

When you successfully complete your Business & Administration Intermediate Level Apprenticeship, you will qualify with a Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration. You will also have valuable functional skills qualifications in maths, English & ICT, solid references, some great colleagues and positive experiences behind you.

An Apprenticeship really is what you make it and at Paragon Skills we are here to ensure that you get the most from it.

Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2

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What you can expect

An Apprenticeship is a valuable doorway of opportunity for learners and employees to progress in their industry.

The Business & Administration covers offices, reception desks, law firms, and any environment where business & administration skills are required.

A Business & Administration Intermediate Level Apprenticeship is an investment in the skills you need to succeed in any business environment. These skills include:

  • Good organisational skills
  • Interaction and 'people' skills
  • An understanding and tactful approach
  • Willingness to learn new techniques and methods

 

The exact details of your job depend on your specific employer, but typically you can expect to work between 35 and 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday. Part-time and temporary work is widely available. As a business & administration assistant, your role could include any of the following:

  • Dealing with incoming and outgoing post
  • Answering telephone, email and social media enquiries
  • Helping with the organisation of meetings and events
  • Taking meeting notes

 

You’ll also learn:

  • Typing up documents
  • Using office equipment such as printers, photocopiers and fax machines
  • Welcoming office visitors and interacting face-to-face
  • Re-ordering office supplies
DEMI-LEIGH THOMAS

I have just finished my NVQ Level 2 Business & Administration. I would like to thank my assessor for helping me achieve this. I have had to work very hard but without the help of Emma and her singing I wouldn't have got through it! I would recommend Paragon Skills to all my friends as I think it is a great way to achieve goals!

DEMI-LEIGH THOMAS

KCB ENTERPRISE LTD

Your pathway to success

Once your Apprenticeship is completed, you could progress to the Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Business Administration, or employment in the industry in a role such as administrator, office junior, receptionist and junior legal secretary among others.

Business & administration assistants don’t just work in one area. A career in business could give you the opportunity to work in a variety of locations, including small private companies, huge government departments, law firms, fitness centres and many, many more.

At Paragon Skills we are committed to inspiring you to succeed, and are there to support you throughout every stage of your Business & Administration Intermediate Level Apprenticeship.

We are looking for learners as committed and as passionate as we are. If this is you, then speak to us today and jump-start your career with Paragon Skills.

What you could do next

What you could do next

Business & Administration Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship

  • Administrator
  • Office Junior
  • Receptionist
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Junior Legal Secretary
  • Junior Medical Sectretary

Business & Administration Advanced Level 3 Apprenticeship

  • Administration Executive/Officer
  • Personal Assistant
  • Administration Team Leader
  • Legal Secretary
  • Medical Secretary
  • Secretary

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