Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Customer Service Apprentice Marple Bridge Stores Ltd

Marple Bridge Stores are looking to recruit a Customer Service Apprentice to join their expanding team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company offering room to grow and kick start your career within Customer Service.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £173.25 to £334.13

    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

    37.5 hours, Monday – Sunday rota basis TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Marple Bridge Stores is a family run business where you will never be bored, you will do everything from buying goods from suppliers, receiving goods, merchandising stock, stock level management, dealing with enquires and serving customers at the tills, ensuring they receive excellent customer service. We aim to deliver an excellent store experience and you will be given the opportunity to identify new business opportunities to grow sales and profitability.

Working at the store requires high energy and a lot of teamwork. This is a brilliant opportunity for someone to come in and deliver real progress.

Successful candidates are provided with on-the-job training and gain essential transferable retail skills.

If you are honest, friendly, self-motivated, reliable and take pride in what you do then we would love to hear from you.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to build relationships with colleagues and customers
  • Team player
  • Organised and diligent
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Hard working
  • Motivated
  • Enthusiastic and keen to progress
  • Proven experience / good understanding of excellent customer experience

Desired qualifications

Maths and English GCSE (or equivalent) at grade C/4 and above desirable although not essential.

Future prospects

Full training will be given in this challenging and varied role to ensure that the apprentice has the skills and expertise to become a permanent member of the team.

Things to consider

Please be aware that the wage will vary dependent on age, please see below further details. Under 18’s - £4.62 per hour, 18 to 20 year olds - £ 6.56 per hour, 21 to 22 year olds - £8.36 per hour, 23 and above - £ 8.91 per hour.

About the employer

Local village store - serving Marple Bridge, Compstall, Mill Brow, Mellor and Moor End for over 40 years.


Marple Bridge Stores Ltd



Town Street



You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learning Skills Partnership


Holly Parkinson 07432840539

Customer Service Practitioner Level 2 Apprenticeship standard.

This apprenticeship is delivered through work based learning, this means that all training is done at the workplace eliminating the need to attend college. The successful candidate will be allocated an assessor who will visit on site every 4-6 weeks and deliver all of the training to gain the qualification and provide the resources to complete work between visits.

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 08 Nov 2021