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Operations Apprentice JAGGED GLOBE (CLIMB TREK SKI) LTD

Assisting an existing and well-established team in the day to day running of a busy adventure travel operations department working in the field of Mountaineering, trekking and skiing expeditions

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,254.44

    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 9am-5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000062055

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Training and expedition preparation
  • Assist expedition leaders on pre-expedition training courses with both indoor and outdoor settings
  • Work alongside expedition leaders on trekking and climbing training sessions
  • Assist in ‘setting up’ presentation spaces and preparation conferences
    equipment
  • Receive and process hire equipment requests from clients
    package and post hire equipment to clients
  • Check and process returned hire equipment from clients
  • Pack and prepare equipment ready for use on expeditions and courses
  • Order expedition equipment, food and communications equipment
  • Pack and prepare medical kits
  • Pre-expedition administration
  • Communicate with ‘in country agents’ around itineraries, hotels and support staff.
  • Prepare briefing packs for expedition Leaders
  • Arrange delivery of leader’s equipment

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

You will be working towards a business Level 3 administration standard.

The training centre location is;

Construction Design Centre , Cricket Inn Road, Sheffield, S2 1TR

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Opportunities are available for the right candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Since 1987 Jagged Globe (Climb Trek Ski) Ltd has been at the forefront of planning, organising and leading mountaineering expeditions, mountaineering courses, adventurous skiing and high-altitude treks. We were the first British company to organise a professionally-led expedition to Everest, in 1993 and continue to focus on innovative trips to mountains worldwide.

Employer

JAGGED GLOBE (CLIMB TREK SKI) LTD

Address

45

Mowbray Street

Sheffield

S3 8EN

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Training

Training provider

SHEFFIELD CITY COUNCIL

Contact

Tariq Ali

Tariq.Ali2@Sheffield.gov.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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