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Business Administration Apprentice SWITCH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE LIMITED

Switch Electrical - Peterborough head office is a fast forward moving electrical wholesaler looking for 2 Customer Service apprentices to help the company grow further.

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Closing date: 18 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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 - 5.00pm 40 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001802552

  • Positions

    2 available

The perfect opportunity for a school leaver who wants to earn, while they learn.

What will you be doing?

  • Serving customers over the counter
  • Dealing with customers via the phone and online
  • Picking orders from the warehouse
  • Booking in deliveries, putting goods away, loading the van and keeping the whole branch tidy
  • Working as part of the internal branch team and network to ensure our customers receive the best service

Gain your Customer Service Level 2 Qualification and the experience of working in an award winning Electrical Wholesaler.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Team working
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Organisational skills 

Personal qualities

  • Self motivated
  • Patience
  • Good listening skills
  • Willingness to learn
  • Attentiveness
  • Attention to detail

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE or similar qualifcation in Maths and English (A* - C, 9 - 4) is desirable but not essential as this can be provided during the apprenticeship. 

Future prospects

  • A full time place for the correct candidate after the apprenticeship
  • Monthly bonus scheme
  • Staff days out
  • 3 monthly salary increase (Subject to satisfactory performance)
  • Please research the location of the workplace and make sure you can commute to the workplace easily

Things to consider

  • Please research the location of the workplace and make sure you can commute to the workplace easily

Apprentice salary to include: 

  • Staggered bonuses for the apprentice for achieving milestones within the programme
  • Monthly bonus scheme
  • Staff uniform
  • Staff events

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

Switch Electrical is a leading electrical wholesaler supplying quality branded electrical products to the trade and industry.

We operate in a buoyant, exciting and growing marketplace and we are seeking to expand our team of exceptionally talented employees.

We want to attract the best and brightest people in our Industry - and when we do, we want to retain and develop them.

We pride ourselves on our ability to nurture, motivate and reward our people.  We offer a wide range of great benefits from day one, that fully reflect your skills, experience and qualifications, and as you develop your confidence will too.

Employer

SWITCH ELECTRICAL WHOLESALE LIMITED

Address

Newark Road

Peterborough

PE1 5YD

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Training

Training provider

STEADFAST TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Steadfast Training

Contact

Joseph Pearson 07487 643115 joseph.pearson@steadfasttraining.co.uk

  • Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner 
  • GCSE or similar qualification in maths and English (A* - C, 9 - 4) is desirable but not essential as this can be provided during the apprenticeship

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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