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Trade Counter and Warehouse Operative Apprentice TOWN AND COUNTRY MERCHANTS LTD

We are looking for a reliable person to join our expanding team as an apprentice to assist both on a busy trade counter and in the warehouse.

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Closing date: 06 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage



  • Working week

    Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Weeks

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Trade counter duties will include: - Dealing with customers, both face to face and telephone enquiries. - Payment processing, and use of the POS system. - Keeping the trade counter area and displays tidy. Warehouse duties will consist of: - Taking deliveries, handling stock and storing stock safely. - Checking customer orders for accuracy and any discrepancies. - Maintaining stock levels both by updating the POS system and ordering additional stock when required.

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

The successful candidate will study a Level 2 Trade Supplier standard. This will be aided by an assessor who will carry out all assessments as work-based learning within the workplace.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression opportunities could include a permanent role or a higher level qualification

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Physical fitness, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

A growing building and plumbing merchants based in the heart of Staveley, we supply a wide variety of goods to individuals and businesses spread across North East Derbyshire and South Yorkshire.




Unit 1 & 2,

Telford Crescent


S43 3PF

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Trade supplier

Level 2 (GCSE)

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