Workshop Assistant Apprentice LITTLE CRAFTER BOXES LTD

An exciting opportunity to work with an innovative company, where learning is at the heart of everything we do. You will have a chance to immerse yourself in all areas of design, manufacture and dispatch of the exciting kits we send out to children across the UK every month. You will be involved with logistics, website issues and issue management.

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Closing date: 03 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Staff discount scheme - 50% off everything from the company website. Bonus and overtime opportunities intermittently throughout the year.

  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday between 9am to 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Jul 2023

  • Date posted

    09 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Supporting with manufacture, wrapping and dispatch processes in the workshop
  • Using the company postage systems to create postage labels, manifests and orders (training provided)
  • Making and printing labels using Google Suite and Canva
  • Creating instructions for projects that are going out in monthly kits
  • Working with spreadsheets
  • Putting systems in place
  • Involved with logistics, website issues, general issue management
  • Communicating with suppliers and B2B partners re orders and queries
  • Performing administrative duties

If you would describe yourself as an organised, creative person, have a good sense of humour and are looking for a career, rather than just another job, then this could be the perfect job opportunity for you.

You need to be able to work quickly and accurately, and be confident with the use of everyday IT. Training will be provided for the right candidate and you will have the benefit of working in a small, close knit team, where you can grow and learn new skills.

This is a workshop-based role, where you will be involved in everything from manufacture to dispatch. Each day will look different, and you will be willing to roll your sleeves up and do whatever is involved in getting orders out in a timely manner.

For further information, or help with your application, please contact Ruby on 07768 486182 or

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

The Apprentice will work towards their Apprenticeship Standard in Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2.

The successful candidate will be assigned a dedicated work-based trainer who will provide support and guidance throughout the course. This is a work based programme which means that all of your learning will take place on the site of your employment and within your contracted working hours. 

Course outline:

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A great starting point for someone wanting a hands-on roll in a workshop or logistical environment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade A*/9 – C/4) Essential

Things to consider

You will need your own transport/access to transport to get to us. We are on a road without links to buses. There are train stations in Ruskington and Sleaford if needed. This is a factor you may wish to consider before applying.

About the employer

Little Crafters Boxes helps children learn through play by providing STEM craft kits, interactive online lessons and access to certification. Working predominantly with home educating families, it is leading the way in kinesthetic learning and access to education across the UK.




Little Crafters Boxes Ltd

Atlas House

Westcliffe (Nr Sleaford)

NG34 8RG

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Training provider



Ruby or Margaret in the Apprenticeships Team

01522 876284

Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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