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Retail Supervisor Apprentice Edinburgh wollen mill Edinburgh Woollen Mill

Here at Edinburgh wollen mill , we have a fantastic opportunity for you to join our apprenticeship pathway program. If you have a passion for learning and retail. We have an opportunity with a true career progression. Please apply today.

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Closing date: 16 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60 to £14,820.00

    Extra hours available

    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 to Sunday 9am to 6pm shifts, may work evenings and weekends. Extra hours will be available. Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

·      Assisting the Branch Manager/Assistant Manager in maximising business profitability.
·      To assist in optimising store sales.
·      To assist in the day-to-day operation of the store.
·      To deliver excellent Customer Service by oneself and through the store team.
·      Always setting positive personal examples.
·      Deputise for the Branch Manager/ Assistant Manager
·      Assisting in implementing company/store policies and procedures.

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

You will achieve a Retail Team Leader Level 3 Apprenticeship and progress to the next level of qualification if desired.
You will gain a Retail Team Leader Level 3 qualification.
This will be delivered in the workplace in conjunction with your assessor coach and our training partner Northern Training Academy
You will receive monthly visits from your coach and have ongoing support.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of qualification you will move to the next level of management qualification

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, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Maths , English (Grade 3-7) Desired

Things to consider

Some supervisory experience preferred

About the employer

Edinburgh Woollen Mill is a Carlisle-based retailer specialising in clothing, along with interests in homewares and destination shopping for tourist.


Edinburgh Woollen Mill


Lake District Nurseries

Lake Road

LA22 0DW

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Retail team leader

Level 3 (A level)

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