14/06/2018 Paragon Skills Uttoxeter ST14 8BD

Business Administration Apprentice VAC91077664

  • Sector: business admin law
  • Location: Uttoxeter
  • Salary: 7,696
  • Level: 2
  • Reference: VAC91077664
Business Administration Apprentice

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Fabulous opportunity for a unique Business Administration Apprentice role with Uttoxeter Race Course !

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer’s website.

Apprenticeship summary
Weekly wage

Working week
Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week

Total hours per week: 37.50

Apprenticeship duration
12 months

Possible start date
30 Jul 2018

Apprenticeship level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number

1 available

Racing Co-ordinator Apprentice Working in the busy racing sales office, you will be responsible for the daily administration of hospitality and restaurant bookings.

Duties include:

Processing client bookings including processing of contracts, finances and packaging of tickets utilising CRM Eventmaster system
Liaison between sales team and catering team to ensure all client requirements are detailed on the hospitality matrix, menus and function sheets accurately
Processing of incoming restaurant bookings and enquiries
Liaising with annual box holders on their catering and ticket requests
Supporting customer services with telephone calls and ticket bookings
Front office support on a race day and providing holiday cover
Raceday preparation
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills
Excellent communication and IT skills
Ability to work well under pressure
Excellent organisation skills
Attention to detail
A systematic approach
Personal qualities
Positive attitude
Outgoing bubbly personaility
Desired qualifications
GCSE’s or equivalents, passes are preferred but not essential as Functional Skills in Maths and English will be completed
Future prospects
Following apprenticeship could turn in to full time Racing Sales Coordinator with further progression opportunities down the line
Very good opportunity for your future career
Things to consider
The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.70 per hour as of 1st of April 2018. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.90 an hour for 18-20 year olds; £7.38 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £7.83 for those over 25.

About the employer
Uttoxeter Racecourse is a National Hunt track based in the beautiful Staffordshire countryside.

With 25 fixtures each year, Uttoxeter is home to the Midlands Grand National, Music Live, Ladies Day and 3 family Fun Days.

Ranked within the top 12 racecourses in the Country for experience, Uttoxeter offers quality racing, entertainment, hospitality and restaurant dining.

The racecourse also offers venue hire for large scale events such as the Acoustic Festival of Britain, Color Rush Obstacle Race and Let’;s Do Business networking event.

Uttoxeter also offers first-class conferencing facilities, a unique setting for a wedding and exquisite food for a banquet

Uttoxeter Racecourse

Uttoxeter Racecourse

Wood Lane



ST14 8BD
Training provider
PARAGON SKILLS have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in kick starting your career. Our Learning and Development Coaches will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard. Paragon will provide the training for this apprenticeship within your company’;s site therefore there is no need for you to attend an outside training facility at any time.

On completion of this apprenticeship you will receive:

Diploma Level 2 in Business Administration
Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT
Employment (if required) Rights & Responsibilities
Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

Training provider

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry

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