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Retail Assistant Apprentice Woofs a Daisy Limited

We are looking for a new member to join our small team as a Retail Assistant. We are a small, family run friendly pet supplies shop and we pride ourselves on giving excellent customer service and having a great deal of knowledge of the products we stock.

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will become part of a growing business, upholding our ethos of premium, natural products and first class customer service.

The candidate must feel passionate and have an interest in animals and their well-being. Must be prepared to work at upholding our ethos of providing a first class service to customers, be friendly and approachable and prepared to work hard.

Duties will include:

  • A general day would involve opening and getting the shop ready for the day
  • Checking the shelves are tidy and adding stock if necessary
  • Accepting deliveries of new stock, unpacking, and placing the stock in the correct location, and booking paperwork using the till/EPOS system
  • Serving customers, showing them where things are located, carrying them to the car if necessary
  • Preparing orders for delivery by collating lists, preparing paperwork, and booking out
  • Being constantly aware of cardboard and packaging, boxes in the shop that need clearing to keep the space tidy and safe
  • Answering the telephone and taking messages or answering any queries
  • Sweeping/hoovering the floor, cleaning shelves andcontainers is an ongoing practice
  • When animals are boarding - feeding, cleaning out, keeping an eye on their wellbeing

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A genuine interest in the work and must be conscientious, forward-thinking and be happy to be part of a small team that involves all aspects of running a small business

Personal qualities

  • Polite, friendly, organised with attention to detail

Desired qualifications

  • None required, but GCSE English and maths are desirable

Future prospects

  • A full-time position with increased responsibility, assistant manager

About the employer

Woofs a Daisy is an important part of the local community and every customer and staff member is treated with respect. We offer the right person a relaxed and friendly place to work, we recognise hard work and going above and beyond and will reward that when seen. We off a good staff discount and are open to flexible hours.


Woofs a Daisy Limited



Kings Road

Kingston Upon Thames


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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Zoe Lawrence 02392981727

  • Retailer Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills qualification will be provided if necessary

Apprenticeship standard


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: 30 Jun 2022