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Retail Assistant Apprentice in Uxbridge SAMAR STORE

Apprentice will learn how to engage customers in-store, reply to emails, prepare customers' designs and artwork on the computer to complete online orders, and pack and dispatch through different couriers.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,800.00

    Starting salary will be £5 per hour but will increase 10% further after completing first three months.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 12am to 6pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000083524

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Apprentice overall responsible on daily basis for the following activities:
1. While starting your shift, the apprentice will make sure to do a brief stock count to assure that company will not be left out without stock needed to complete daily orders.
2. Apprentice will make sure all equipment and tools are well maintained, functional and safe to use. Any fault or hazard will be reported immediately to the store manager.
3. Apprentice will clean and maintain shop floor area, stock area, kitchen, and toilet. Any missing items will be requested from the manager.
4. Apprentice will use Laptop to create designs for customers, print and press and then pack these orders, make them ready for the courier to collect from store.
5. Apprentices will enhance their skills in designing software such as Adobe, Corel, and gigapixel.

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

At end of the apprenticeship, the following skills and qualifications will be obtained. 

Level 2 retail diploma.

Advance Level Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, and Gigapixel.

Basic Level training in website development.

Basic Level of training in computer and Mobile repairs.

Training will be provided in the workplace in Uxbridge UB8 and it will be through a training provider once a week. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After completing this apprenticeship, You will be able to further qualifications in the retail department for level 3 and 4 qualifications or work with our company on a permanent basis or can use design skills to work as a freelancer. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

IT skills, Logical, Team working, Work under pressure, I can do approach

Qualifications

Other Basic knowledge of Computer (Grade Minimal) Desired

Things to consider

Vacancy involve working under strict timeline to complete orders on time. Supervising Heat press machines and lifting boxes sometime that can weight up to 20kg.

About the employer

We are Mobile phone repair business, operating online for last ten years through different marketplaces. We recently introduce new products which are personalised gift items and very popular in our customers.

Employer

SAMAR STORE

Address

SAMAR STORE

57 Violet Avenue

UB8 3PR

Contact

Umar Aslam

umarjee4u@hotmail.com

07949622111

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Training

Training provider

HIT TRAINING LTD

Apprenticeship standard

Retailer

Level 2 (GCSE)


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