Sales Administration Apprentice ILKESTON CARPETS LTD

We are looking for a passionate person who is keen to learn new skills. Must have the ability to communicate effectively & work as part of a team. Motivated to impress - and making themselves an asset to the company. It is vital for any Apprentice applying for the vacancy to have the willingness to learn about the company, products & systems.

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Closing date: 26 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon- Sat 9:00-17:30- 1 hour lunch

    Total hours per week: 42.5

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    25 Apr 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

There will be software training but applicants ideally should have  a basic knowledge of Excel. Applicants should have/be willing to develop:

  • Fluent Mathematical skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Face to face sales ability
  • General Administration
  • Maintaining a store (shadowing store Manager)

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence. You will be expected to work towards the Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship Standard with support from your employer and Learning Unlimited.

As part of your apprenticeship and dependent on your prior attainment you may be required to complete maths, and English Functional Skills which is an integral part of your apprenticeship. 


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible permanent position offered after the completion of apprenticeship (This is offered purely on performance)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent GCSE Maths (Grade 3/D or above) Desired
Other IT relatable Qualification (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

Shift pattern may change, you will be working 5 days a week and this may include Saturday -however sufficient notice is provided & dedicated Rota will be provided.

About the employer

A well established Flooring store in Ilkeston. A range of flooring products sold- from Carpets to Luxury vinyl tiles. The store also has a number of specialist beds on display. We have very flooring experts within the busy store. Who have a wealth of flooring knowledge. Established over 30 years ago as a flooring store- it is at the heart of Ilkeston town.







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Training provider



Olivia Roberts

01246 500500

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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