Apprenticeship Vacancies


We are advertising the following vacancies on behalf of employers in the North East.

We are also interested in receiving applications for apprenticeship opportunities in general and we will consider these against current vacancies and those which may arise in the future (please enter General where the application form asks for a vacancy number).

Selection process

If your application meets the required standard we will invite you for an initial interview at our Training Centre on the Team Valley in Gateshead.

CVs for those applicants successful at the initial interview are sent to employers who may invite you for an interview at their premises which in turn may lead to an offer of employment.

Access will then work with you and your employer to achieve your apprenticeship qualification.


If you are interested in any of the following Apprenticeship vacancies, please complete the application form below or alternatively forward a copy of your CV to and please entitle your email as ‘new application’:

Application Form

Vacancy ref no: 1388
Job Title: Assistant Management Accountant (Higher Level Apprenticeship)
Location: Gosforth Business Park,Newcastle Upon Tyne
Employer: Home Group
Hours of Work: 37.5 hrs Monday to Friday
Salary: £293.63 per week

Job Description:

You’ll be working as part of the management accounts team from our super trendy Head Office in Gosforth alongside our Finance Managers and Management Accountants, you will be part of the management accounts team with an aim to deliver a brilliant service, while maintaining a sense of fun.

As Assistant Management Accountant Apprentice you will support the management accounts team to deliver an effective service to defined customer satisfaction measures, performance metrics, service standards, timescales and budgets which support the maintenance of strong financial process, governance and control.

Vacancy ref no: 1387
Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Location: Kingsway North, Team Valley
Employer: APM Cleaning Ltd
Hours of Work: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Salary: £187.50 per week

Job Description:

  • Toolkeet
  • Quick Books
  • General Bookkeeping
  • Malinko scheduling
  • Invoicing
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Collating cheques
  • Statements
  • Month end invoicing
  • Excel Spreadsheet
  • Graphs
  • General data analysis
  • Money data analysis
  • Advanced invoicing

Vacancy ref no: 1386
Job Title: Social Media Apprentice
Location: Kingsway North, Team Valley
Employer: APM Cleaning Ltd
Hours of Work: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Salary: £187.50 per week

Job Description:

As a Social Media Apprentice, you will be responsible for the following areas :

  • Blogging on Blogger
  • Facebook updates
  • LinkedIn
  • General Marketing/ advertising and updating
  • Toolkeet- Serviced accommodation side only
  • Welcome tablet
  • Affiliate Marketing

Vacancy ref no: 1385
Job Title:Business Administration Apprentice
Location: Chainbridge Industrial Estate
Employer: A1 Blinds
Hours of Work: 8.00-4.00 Monday to Saturday or 9.00-5.00 Monday to Saturday ( 2 days off)
Salary: £150.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Assisting the Purchase Manager in the day to day ordering of materials and goods
  • All aspects of purchase admin
  • Answering the telephone and dealing with enquiries
  • Processing outgoing post
  • Use of a diary system – to book in measures and fitting of blinds
  • Use of email, filing / scanning and photocopying documents
  • Preparation of quotes and typing letters
  • Data entry
  • Sales admin
  • Will eventually progress onto invoicing
  • Assisting customers face to face within the showroom
  • Placing orders
  • taking deposits and completing sales order forms

Vacancy ref no: 1383
Job Title: Warehousing/Stores Apprentice
Location: Bells Close Industrial Estate, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Employer: Photogeeks
Hours of Work: 10:00am- 4:30pm
Salary: £111.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Familiarise with the couriers website
  • Use inventory software
  • Pick all parts to be posted and make decisions about packaging
  • Packing and labelling
  • Confidently locate products/location of the warehouse
  • Use delivery notes/invoices
  • Attention to detail when posting goods
  • Help unload containers
  • Stock checks
  • General health and Safety and housekeeping

Vacancy ref no: 1382
Job Title: Warehousing/Stores Apprentice
Location: Earlsway, Team Valley, Gateshead
Employer: Park Electrical
Hours of Work:  8am-4.30pm
Salary: £148.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Receiving goods into the warehouse
  • Checking deliveries and locating into correct storage areas
  • Picking and Packing goods to go out on deliveries
  • Health and Safety
  • Stock checks and completion of associated paperwork
  • Processing online orders
  • Using bespoke software
  • General housekeeping duties
  • You will also be expected to serve customers on the trade counter and will be given training on all the products

Vacancy ref no: 1381
Job Title: Apprentice Administrator
Location: Sunderland Enterprise Park
Employer: Eomac
Hours of Work: 08.30-4.30 Monday to Thursday
08.30 to 4.00 Friday
Salary: £190.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Answering the telephone
  • Processing internal / external post & packages
  • Ordering materials electronically
  • Filing & photocopying documents
  • Use of Microsoft Word, Excel and email
  • Arranging travel & accommodation for site personnel and processing expenses
  • Issuing purchase orders
  • processing invoices / following up
  • Other administrative duties as required

Vacancy ref no: 1380
Job Title: Apprentice Administrator
Location: Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate, North Shields
Employer: Cormeton
Hours of Work: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Salary: £157.50 per week

Job Description:

  • Preparing reports
  • Analysing data
  • Planning in work for Engineers and using a diary system
  • Issuing jobs and prioritising work
  • Filing
  • Scanning and photocopying documents
  • Dealing with customer queries
  • Data entry and a range of other general administrative duties as required.

Applicants should have a good knowledge of Microsoft Office, such as Word, Excel and Outlook, and will be shown how to use the company’s bespoke IT systems.

Vacancy ref no: 1379
Job Title: Apprentice Engineer
Location: Tyne Tunnel Trading Estate, North Shields
Employer: Cormeton
Hours of Work: 8:30AM-5:00PM
Salary: £157.50 per week

Job Description:

  • Maintenance of fire alarm and emergency lighting systems for clients ensuring compliance with the appropriate standards
  • Will work closely with the Service Engineers attending site visits to carry out routine maintenance work, reporting defects
  • Also ascertaining any incorrect positioning of sensors and completing maintenance reports and liaising with customers on site
  • Use of hand tools and a cordless drill
  • This role is varied and a range of other duties will also be required.

Vacancy ref no: 1378
Job Title: Apprentice Engineer
Location:  Burnopfield, Newcastle upon Tyne
Employer: Safety Systems Distribution Ltd
Hours of Work: 9:00AM-5:00PM
Salary: £168.75 per week

  • Workshop based assembling and testing alarm / nurse call products
  • Inspection and fault finding of customer equipment
  • Building alarm products to bespoke requirements
  • Computer programming of alarm devices and testing products

May progress onto working on site for the right candidate which will include;

  • Installing cables
  • Wall mounting equipment
  • General installation of systems
  • Repair
  • Testing
  • Programming
  • Remote products
  • Liaising with customers on site

Vacancy ref no: 1377
Job Title: Warehousing and storage Apprentice
Location:  Burnopfield, Newcastle upon Tyne
Employer: Safety Systems Distribution Ltd
Hours of Work: 9:00AM-5:00PM
Salary: £150.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Assemble products to box/seal and label
  • Element of warehouse packaging
  • Access computerised stock systems
  • Receiving goods in and out
  • Orders to go out
  • Identify part numbers and boxes, working to label description
  • Recognise product/ product name
  • Picking items
  • Deal with product damage
  • Introducing barcode readers for stock counts and allocation
  • General housekeeping duties
  • Must be IT literate


Vacancy ref no: 1376
Job Title: Business Administration
Location:  Team Valley, Gateshead
Employer: Plumbing and Heating supplies LTD
Hours of Work: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Salary: £180.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Dealing with customers at all levels both face and on the telephone
  • Liaising with suppliers
  • Updating documents
  • Producing documents
  • Answering the telephone
  • Dealing with customer queries
  • Undertaking marketing and adverting duties
  • Must be social media savvy – website updates, Facebook and twitter
  • Get involved with search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Carrying out all other administrative duties as required by your manager
  • Responsible to the Showroom Manager

Vacancy ref no: 1374
Job Title: Warehouse Apprentice
Location: Gateshead, Team Valley
Employer: Plumbing and Heating supplies LTD
Hours of Work: 8:00AM-5:00PM
Salary: £180.00 per week

2 Vacancies

Job Description:

  • Working in line with Health and Safety
  • Assist where required with unloading of any deliveries into the warehouse and putting stock into correct location
  • Working off delivery notes
  • Familiarity with the warehouse/stock
  • Maintaining stock levels
  • Packing and picking
  • Locate appropriate stock for despatch
  • Packaging goods
  • Receiving goods in and out
  • Handle distribution notes and invoices
  • Help with stocktaking
  • Cover counter service to customer and suppliers

Vacancy ref no: 1373
Job Title: Warehouse Apprentice
Location: Nelson Park West, Cramlington
Employer: GRS Footware
Hours of Work: 8am-4.45pm Monday-Thursday 8am-3.15pm Friday
Salary: £147.67 Per Week

Job Description:

  • General housekeeping duties
  • Physically demanding job
  • Stock
  • Unloading boxes and pallets from delivery vehicles
  • Moving stock around (within the warehouse) as required
  • Filling shelves
  • Working within health and Safety
  • Remove any hazards, or identify and inform the warehouse manager
  • Labelling boxes with supervision
  • Making teas and coffees
  • Any other duties as requested by the warehouse supervison

Vacancy ref no: 1371
Job Title: Print Operative
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Employer: Bang on Print
Hours of Work: 9.00-5.30 Monday to Friday
Salary: £148.00 per week

Job Description:

Duties to include:

using various equipment involved in the print process including digital inkjet printers

Heat press and various other methods of printing finishing

Packaging of customer orders

Unloading and loading goods to/from vehicles

also general housekeeping duties

Vacancy ref no: 1364
Job Title: Administration Assistant
Location: Sunderland
Employer: Ability Supplies
Hours of Work: Monday to Friday 8.30-5.00pm
Salary: £150.00 per week

Job Description:

The role is broad and will develop over time. Initially you’ll be involved with:

 basic finance / book keeping

 answering calls

 creating posters and labels for the store

 supporting the Store and Warehouse Teams

 setting up and supporting meetings

 dealing with the post

 filing

 ordering stationery

 general admin support

You may also become involved with some of the following:

 purchasing

 marketing

 personnel

 training support

 project work

 corporate activities

 provision of information

 IT support

Vacancy ref no: 1363
Job Title: Administration Assistant
Location: Byemoor, Burnopfield
Employer:Sacred Heart Primary School
Hours of Work: 32.5 hrs Monday-Friday 8.30-3.30
Salary: £113.75 per week

Job Description:

  • Undertake reception duties, answering telephone calls and dealing with routine face to face enquiries and signing in visitors
  • Respond to enquiries from parents/students/staff
  • Assist with pupil welfare, calling parents for sick children, and liaising with parents and staff
  • Respond to enquiries by e-mail and telephone
  • Assisting with the arrangements for routine visits e.g. school nurse, school photographer etc.
  • Provide routine clerical support e.g. photocopying, filing, scanning, emailing, complete routine forms
  • Maintain manual and computerised records/management information systems
  • Undertake typing, word-processing and other IT based tasks
  • Prepare and present a range of documents such as correspondence and emails to an agreed standard.
  • Undertake ICT tasks within Bromcom, as directed e.g. Attendance
  • Sort and distribute mail
  • Assist the finance department with daily duties (Online payments, banking etc.
  • Enter data into spreadsheets, databases and other electronic information systems, extract and distribute information as directed ensuring accuracy and confidentiality
  • Good IT skills- Google Drive
  • Should possess excellent excel spreadsheet knowledge

Vacancy ref no: 1361
Job Title: Administration Assistant
Location:  Newcastle Upon Tyne
Employer: Green Zone Survey
Hours of Work:  8.30-5pm Monday-Friday
Salary: £175.00 per week

Job Description:

  • Booking in works (mainly audits & cleans) with clients
  • Submitting risk assessments, method statements & insurance documentation
  • Compiling delivery schedules for our in-house & external teams
  • Updating the internal management system, adding monthly site visits/costs and updating accordingly
  • Checking reports before issue to clients
  • Uploading client reports onto relevant portals
  • Keeping competency certificates & subcontractor insurance documentation on file and up-to-date
  • Maintaining a record of client keys for site access & posting to contractors/clients as required
  • Able to prioritise
  • A good telephone manner and customer service skills are essential
  • Previous admin experience also essential, plus competent in MS Office Suite
  • Driving licence desirable, but not essential.

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If you require any further information about these vacancies please contact:

Olivia Davies – Administration Assistant on tel: 0191 490 4653