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Apprentice Retail Sales Assistant -Peacocks- Alton Peacocks Stores Plc

To provide excellent customer service and generate sales. You will need to be flexible, with a positive attitude and happy to be multi-skilled. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications. Peacocks offer great value women's men's and children's fashion.

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

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Closing date: 10 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.00

  • Working week

    24 hours per week across Monday to Sunday

    Total hours per week: 24.00

  • Expected duration

    17 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    08 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001734797

  • Positions

    1 available

Qube Learning are a National Training Provider who will support you throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship, lasting a total of 15 months. As a Store Colleague, you will undertake a Retail Level 2 apprenticeship.

You will be assigned a designated skills tutor, who will support you every step of the way throughout your apprenticeship. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company and kick start your career.

Do you have a passion for fashion?

Are you confident, friendly and a good communicator?

If yes, then Peacocks could be your perfect start in a career in Retail.

No experience necessary.
To provide excellent customer service and generate sales. You will need to be flexible, with a positive attitude and happy to be multi-skilled across the following areas:

  • Till operation
  • Stock replenishment
  • Administrative work
  • Customer service

This role will suit someone looking to gain a recognised qualification whilst working in a supportive and ever-expanding organisation. Full training will be provided.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good level of numeracy
  • Effective communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Previous experience of working in fashion - desired but not essential
  • A proven team player with the ability to work using their own initiative

Desired qualifications

  • GSCE (or equivalent) in maths & English grade A-C/7-4 desired but not essential

Future prospects

  • Career progression within Peacocks upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship

Things to consider

  • 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

Peacock's Penny Bazaars established 1884... Albert Frank Peacock founded the company in Warrington, Cheshire in 1884; a true Victorian Penny Bazaar selling anything and everything. His founding principle of value helped Peacocks develop a successful business that continued to grow throughout the twentieth century. In 1940, Albert's son, Harold, moved the business to its current home in Cardiff. Growing into clothes... During the following years Peacocks continued to establish itself as a value-for-money retailer. From the mid 1990s onward Peacocks experienced significant development and growth and a greater emphasis on fashion, which helped to propel the brand to even greater success in today's market.

Employer

Peacocks Stores Plc

Address

28

High Street

Alton

GU34 1BN

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Training

Training provider

Qube Learning

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Qube Qualifications And Development Limited

Contact

Natalya Palmer

  • Retailer level 2 qualification including Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Retailer

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply

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

Apply now

Closing date: 10 Nov 2021