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Travel Consultant Apprenticeship Your Coop Travel

We see apprentices as a fundamental part of our business structure and will support them every step of the way. Being a Travel Consultant with Your Co-op Travel is more than delivering a great customer experience and selling holidays.

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Closing date: 01 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £18,915.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. Weekend availability.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000106659

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Combining a direct customer facing role with learning across a range of modules
  • Develop all the key sales skills and communication
  • Commercial awareness and understanding of industry practice you need to be fully rounded travel professional

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

The Travel Consultant qualification takes around 12-15 months to complete. You will also complete Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English alongside this (unless you can provide certificates for exemption).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

At the end of the programme, you will complete a structured discussion around your experiences and a multiple-choice knowledge test.


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 5-9 or C to A*) Desired

Things to consider

You may be thinking what makes Your Coop Travel unique? Why should I join? Here are three reasons why you should join the society! Community - we believe in helping each other out, colleagues and communities alike. Culture - we have a flexible and unique working culture where everyone has the platform to voice how we can do better. Opportunity - we pride ourselves on the foundation that everyone should have the ability to grow and prosper. Joining us means you will be part of something amazing and it also means you will have access to lots of great benefits. 10% Coop Discount (20% every payday weekend on food). Coop Exclusive Discounts (Who doesn't love a discount). 22 Days Annual Leave (Because we all need a break). Competitive Commission up to £2,000 per year (Rewarding hard work). Up to 30% Childcare Discount (Supporting families). Coop Society Membership (Because we want to know how we can do better). 3 Days a year for volunteering hours (Now more than ever we need to support one another). GroceryAid Colleague Support (Because sometimes we all need a helping hand). Refer a Friend Reward Scheme (We want everyone to shout how a business should be run). Training and Development Opportunities (Because everyone can be themselves). Death in Service x2 Annual Salary (In case the worst should happen).

About the employer

As a co-operative society, we put you at the heart of everything we do, offering full impartial travel advice whilst tailoring holidays to meet your specific needs. Our holidays are ATOL and ABTA protected, which means your money is fully protected. We believe your only worry should be which destination you choose for your holiday.

Employer

Your Coop Travel

Address

17 Union Street

Wednesbury

WS10 7HD

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Training

Training provider

NORTHERN TRAINING ACADEMY LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Travel consultant

Level 3 (A level)


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