Customer Service Assistant Apprentice COUNTY PHARMACY (LEICESTER) LIMITED

This apprenticeship vacancy is a great opportunity for an apprentice to progress and develop their career in the pharmacy industry.

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Closing date: 23 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. 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 £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Aug 2017

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2016

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001148936

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Serving customers on the phone
  • Stock counting
  • Telephone queries
  • Teamwork
  • Dispatching and packing goods/medicine
  • Serving customers face to face

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good time keeping
  • Using initiative
  • Good communication skills
  • Willing to be flexible with working hours
  • Committed, honest, reliable and willing to learn new skills
  • Good ability to work in a team and independently
  • Committed to learning and completing NVQ(QCF) apprenticeship period
  • Willing to follow instructions

Personal qualities

  • Polite
  • Pleasant
  • Honest
  • Trustworthy
  • Hardworking and committed
  • Reliable

Qualifications required

  • All candidates are screened on an individual basis for suitability for apprenticeship opportunity
  • However, GCSE A-C English and Maths or equivalent grades is desirable

Future prospects

Excellent chance of full time employment after completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Candidates are advised to check the location of the vacancy prior to application and be able to travel to and from the location setting. Working full hours (Upto 40 hours) Ideally A-C GCSE grades (or equivalent) Fantastic chance for the right learner- great enthusiasm for work, reliable Good friendly environment

About the employer

The Pharmacy is a comprehensive pharmaceutical service. The Pharmacy is a bright, modern, purpose built department which utilises the latest information technology and pneumatic tube distribution system.

Employer

COUNTY PHARMACY (LEICESTER) LIMITED

Address

Stretton Court

Stretton Road

Great Glen

Leicester

LE8 9HB

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Training provider

Intermediate Apprenticeship

  • Level 2 Diploma in Customer Service (QCF)
  • Functional Skills English Level 1
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 1

Advanced Apprenticeship

  • Level 3 Diploma in Customer Service (QCF)
  • Functional Skills English Level 2
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 2

Apprenticeship framework

Customer Service

Training provider

LEARNING FOR FUTURES LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Wise Origin

Contact

Harris Aslam 07881363147 harris@wiseorigincollege.com


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Closing date: 23 Aug 2017