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Academy Apprentice (Trade Supplier) HOWDEN JOINERY LIMITED

Howdens are currently looking for an Academy Apprentice to join their expanding team! Howdens is committed to developing our people, which means our Apprenticeships lead to great career opportunities and the chance to really make your mark.

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

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 17:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    65 years

  • Possible start date

    06 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    02 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001706682

  • Positions

    1 available

At Howdens you will be working towards a Trade Supplier Level 2 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months.

At Howdens our products are available from local stock at depots nationwide, so we can offer timely collection and deliveries to get projects started sooner. This also allows us to make changes quickly, should they arise, so work can continue without delay.

As an Academy Apprentice, you will work in a local Depot to learn a variety of roles and how each contributes to the success of the business. Whilst working towards the Level 2 Trade Supplier Apprenticeship, you will be trained in multiple roles including:

Warehousing:

  • Receiving and unloading deliveries
  • Health and safety
  • Stock checking
  • Security
  • Stock rotation
  • Stock management

Trade Counter Sales:

  • Meeting and greeting Trade Customers and their End Consumers
  • Processing estimates and sales orders
  • Generating and maintaining leads
  • Replenishing hardware stock

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

We are looking for smart, friendly people with excellent attention to detail and a desire to learn.

You will be confident, tenacious, and hungry to succeed, with a flexible approach to working and learning in a fast-paced environment.

Desired qualifications

No qualifications required.

Future prospects

Ongoing training and learning upon completion of this apprenticeship.

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.


About the employer

Howdens are the UK's largest designer and manufacturer of fitted kitchens and joinery products, transforming thousands of homes every year.

Employer

HOWDEN JOINERY LIMITED

Address

Unit 35

Acton Park Estate, The Vale

London

W3 7QE

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Contact

recruitment@lifetimetraining.co.uk

Level 2 Trade Supplier apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Sep 2021