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Apprentice Warehouse Operative Victoria Linen Company Limited

This is an excellent opportunity to gain knowledge and experience in warehousing in the textile industry. The successful candidate will undertake day-to-day running of the warehouse/workshop with focus in key areas such as stock control, checking and receiving deliveries, measuring, and cutting textiles for bedding.

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Closing date: 06 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £147.38 - £163.75

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 09:00-16:00

    Total hours per week: 32.75

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    13 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001711451

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Measuring and cutting textiles for bedding
  • Folding and packing of finished products
  • Picking and dispatch of orders
  • Checking and receiving deliveries
  • Stock control
  • Admin duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent timekeeping skills
  • Ability to complete basic admin tasks (such as recording stock etc.)

Personal qualities

  • Hard working
  • Reliable
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Good grasp of basic maths
  • Willing to learn
  • Punctuality
  • Basic level of fitness (this is a physical job)

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

For the right candidate there is opportunity to progress within the company. We are looking for forward thinkers who can look to make improvements to our IT stock and delivery system. Health & Safety and first aid courses are also available for the right candidate.

Things to consider

This job is a physical job, sometimes lifting fabric and spending most of the time on your feet.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). 

For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

We are a bedding and curtain retailer based in the hills of Lancashire, United Kingdom.  We are passionate about making the best luxury bedding and curtains for our customers.

Employer

Victoria Linen Company Limited

Address

1 Bowness Mill

Shawclough Road

Rossendale

BB4 9JZ

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Additional location information

New Bowness Mill

Training

Training provider

BURNLEY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Burnley College

Contact

Jessica Parkinson 01282 733198 j.parkinson@burnley.ac.uk

Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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