Business Administrator Apprentice

UTC Plymouth

UTC Plymouth, Reach South Academy Trust is looking to appoint a Business Administrator Apprentice to start on 1 April 2019 for a period of 18 months.

UTC Plymouth is a fresh and exciting specialist educational environment for 14-19 year olds within a 45km radius of the school. We offer an exceptional chance to focus on science, technology, engineering and maths subjects integrated with core national curriculum studies. We also aim to ensure all students realise their ambitions in engineering whilst paying careful attention to preparing young people for their financial future in both work and life

Post:                           Business Administrator Apprentice

Location:                    UTC Plymouth

Salary Range:            £8,681 per annum for the first 12 months, after this the national minimum wage depending on age

Hours/Contract:         Full time, 37.5 hours per week, 52.14 weeks per annum

The Role:  The Trust is seeking an energetic, passionate and resilient Apprentice to build on a culture of high expectations and achieving the best outcomes for all students.  You will support the Office Management of UTC Plymouth.  You need to be passionate about your career as you will be working and studying simultaneously.

Background:  Reach South is a young and developing Trust which operates across the South West of England with the aim of delivering all through 3-19 education.  We operate 13 academies in Plymouth, Bournemouth, Dorset and Wiltshire

We are building this Trust on a clear set of values, behaviours and curriculum principles. At the heart of those values and principles is a belief in our young people and a determination to support them to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to become the successful citizens for today and all of their tomorrows. Our vision is to enable individual academies to flourish with curriculum autonomy, within a consistent framework of a metacognition focused pedagogy.  We are committed to collaboration with other schools, MATs, colleges, Local Authorities, employers and Government to bring the widest benefit to young people and our staff.


Our core business is delivering exceptional education for children and young people with a mission to help all pupils aspire to achieve beyond the expectations that others put on them.  We do this through the development of a talented and committed work force. In order to deliver exceptional opportunities for learning, we need highly motivated staff across all parts of the organisation.

To Apply:  Please send a completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to


Closing date for applications is Tuesday 26 February 2019 at 12 noon.


Interview Date:  Interviews will be held in Plymouth during the week commencing 25 February 2019.


Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Applicant Letter

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Reach South Academy Trust has an Equal Opportunities Policy for selection and recruitment. Applicants are requested to complete and return the Equal Opportunities Monitoring form separately with their application.

01752 987060

Reach South Academy Trust

c/o UTC Plymouth

Park Avenue



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Reach South Academy Trust is an exempt charity in England and Wales. Company number: 10151730