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Warehouse Operative Apprentice CLICK SAVE SMILE LIMITED

A fantastic opportunity within a fast-moving warehouse environment for a hardworking and driven individual, who is comfortable working alone. Duties include picking and packing, stock management and H&S. A great opportunity to progress to Level 3 and a great career foundation. Applicants with a Level 2 will be considered for the Level 3.

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

    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 8:00am - 4:00pm (Ad hoc weekends on a seasonal basis) One hour for lunch 28 days annual leave

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    22 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001728358

  • Positions

    1 available

The main duties within this apprenticeship job role will include:

  • Picking and packing of orders
  • Maintaining health and safety of the warehouse
  • Stock management
  • Stock taking
  • Preparing items for postal delivery
  • Use of IT systems to log orders
  • Assisting colleagues where necessary

Training in other areas of the supply chain function, this will be but not limited to:

  • Production planning
  • KPI reporting
  • Import & export procedures for both sales & purchasing
  • System housekeeping
  • Usage of the various in-house software packages & bespoke computer systems

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Driving Licence
  • Accuracy, flexibility
  • Basic IT knowledge
  • Adaptable
  • Able to take responsibility for own actions

Personal qualities

  • Good team worker
  • Excellent communication
  • Proactive attitude
  • Confident in sharing ideas and feedback

Desired qualifications

GCSE grades C/4 or above in English, maths (or equivalent).

Future prospects

Potential opportunity for a permanent role within the company following successful completion of the apprenticeship. Progression onto the L3 Supply Chain Practitioner Apprenticeship as well.

Things to consider

Loughborough College has the right to close this vacancy before the end date.

You will be active all day and whilst you will be working as part of a team, you will need to be comfortable undertaking solo tasks as part of the team.


About the employer

Party Save Smile is an exciting and growing family run business. Specialising in party supplies, having a range of over 20,000 party products such as tableware, balloons, decorations and much more, the company is looking to its future and seeking to build a strong talented team who can grow with the business and continue its year-on-year growth. Striving to become a household name in its marketplace the company has become a favourite among Party Organisers across the UK and further afield.

Employer

CLICK SAVE SMILE LIMITED

Address

The Courtyard Unit 16

Whitwick Business Park, Stenson Road

Coalville

LE67 4JP

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Training

Training provider

LOUGHBOROUGH COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Loughborough College

Contact

Hayley Cousins 01509 618019 apprenticeships@loucoll.ac.uk

Qualification

  • L2 Apprenticeship Standard in Supply Chain Warehouse Operative
  • L2 Functional Skills English and maths (if required)

Supply Chain Practitioner L3

Qualification

  • Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard in Supply Chain Practitioner (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
  • L2 Functional Skills English and maths (if required)

End-Point Assessment (EPA)

End-point assessment (EPA) is the final stage that an Apprentice goes through to complete their Apprenticeship. The Apprentice must show their learning to an independent end-point assessor and the grades available are distinction, pass or fail. The EPA will consist of:

  • Written Knowledge Test
  • Assessment of portfolio of evidence
  • Observation in workplace
  • Professional discussion relating to CPD activity

On Programme Assessment Includes

Regular formative assessment, development of a portfolio demonstrating learning and development activities with their application in the workplace and a work-based project. As part of the qualification, Apprentices must complete all units and be competent in real work environment.

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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