Warehouse Apprentice - Newcastle FARESHARE NORTH EAST

The successful candidates will support the Warehouse Manager and Team Leaders with all warehouse operations. Working in a busy environment and providing a high-quality standard of service. Duties include unloading & booking in deliveries into the warehouse.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    37.5 hours per week, with a 30 minute lunch break Monday to Friday - 8am to 4pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    05 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working in a busy food redistribution warehouse, the Warehouse Apprentice will be part of the Operations Team working to:

  • Unload & book in deliveries into the warehouse
  • Pick, pack, & sort orders going out
  • Loading delivery vans
  • Counting stock in the warehouse



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

Full Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2

All training to take place at the employer's premises.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possibility of full time employment upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.



Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-2 or A*-E) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-2 or A*-E) Essential

Things to consider

The role can be physically demanding, working in a busy warehouse environment – all staff are expected to work alongside the volunteers picking, packing, and sorting food, as well as helping on the delivery vans and cleaning the warehouse

About the employer

FareShare North East is one of 21 regional centres that make up FareShare UK, a network of charitable food redistributors. Last year, FareShare North East saved over 2,021 tonnes of good surplus food from right across the food supply chain and redistributed it to over 326 charities and community groups.







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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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