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Trade Counter Apprentice GT Paper & Packaging Ltd

GT Paper & Packaging Ltd are looking to take on a Trade Counter Apprentice to work within their team and take on day to day duties that will be required. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £161.25

    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    07 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001720259

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • You will be required to do combination of customer service duties to internal and external customers
  • Use of IT in checking stock and supplies
  • Warehouse duties including stock checking, manual handling, loading deliveries and a clear understanding of the importance of delivering an excellent service

A trade counter position gives you fantastic experience of being able to do various tasks. If a future employer knows you have trade counter experience they know you will be organised, hardworking and have the ability to manage not only tasks but people. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organisation Skills (Able to manage time effectively and prioritise workload accordingly)
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions
  • Computer Literate
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask

Personal qualities

  • Proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Awareness of equality and diversity
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach to everyday work Open to change and new ideas
  • Willingness and desire to take responsibility and use own initiative
  • Commitment to own personal professional development
  • Passion and confidence
  • Must be a team player
  • Open to learning new skills

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English GCSE’s (9-4) A*-C or equivalent

Future prospects

  • Trade Supplier

Things to consider

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

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

G.T. Paper & Packaging Ltd is an established business that caters to all the packaging needs of customers from locations throughout Staffordshire.

If needed, they can deliver packaging items anywhere in the UK.

Employer

GT Paper & Packaging Ltd

Address

Headley Terrace

Lingard Street

Stoke-On-Trent

ST6 1ED

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Training

Training provider

Achieve Training

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ACHIEVE TRAINING

Contact

Achieve Training 01782 279121

  • Trade Supplier Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2021