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Customer Services Apprentice Golden Days Garden Centre Ltd

Superb opportunity working in a Garden Centre, a highly sought after working environment for someone wanting to start a career in customer services or horticulture.

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Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £187.50

  • Working week

    The weekly hours are 37.5, including working every other weekend.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001762823

  • Positions

    1 available

This opportunity has the potential to work in either the horticultural and plant care side of the business, or in the retail area of the business depending on the interest and skills of the candidate.  Advertised as L2 Customer Services Apprenticeship, but depending on the candidate, it may be offered as a level 3 Customer Services apprenticeship.

Duties for either route will include:

  • Meeting and greeting customers
  • Advising and selling products face to face and on the phone
  • Processing online orders
  • Assisting in home deliveries
  • General housekeeping duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Good communication at all levels

 

Personal qualities

  • Interested in retail and/or horticulture (desirable)
  • Presentable
  • Self-motivated/Self starter

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English grade C or above or equivalent (desirable)

Future prospects

This role is expected to progress into a permanent position for the successful candidate.

Things to consider

Means of own transport is useful for the location of this business but not essential.


About the employer

Medium sized friendly garden centre passionate about being the market leader in the area.

Employer

Golden Days Garden Centre Ltd

Address

Manchester Road

Cheadle

SK8 2NZ

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Training

Training provider

MACCLESFIELD COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College

Contact

Maxim Business Training 01625 410000 apprenticeshiprecruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship Qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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