Apprentice Warehouse Operative HOUSING UNITS LIMITED

Apprentice Warehouse Operative for a Department Store and Online Retailer based in Chadderton. You will undertake your Level 2 Supply Chain Warehouse Operative qualification.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 29 Nov 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Rota basis 5 days out of 7 / Mon-Sat 8:00am-5:30pm Sun 9:00am-5:00pm / 1 hour lunch / 40 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    17 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Dec 2023

  • Date posted

    29 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To be fully conversant with all Housing Units distribution centre/warehousing procedures and facilitate the improvement thereof. Such feedback should be provided regularly to a Manager
  • Unloading shipping containers within a time limit
  • Checking and building furniture ready for despatch
  • Assisting our customers with their collections and loading into their vehicles
  • At all times should seek to operate in line with a ‘clear floor’ policy. This should include the exterior of any buildings/sites and also the vehicle boxes
  • To assist in the provision of support to any retail functions of Housing Units at all times
  • To ensure that all goods are delivered in perfect condition and that all relevant company documents are completed in the correct way
  • Demonstrate a firm commitment to achieving and exceeding DC quality targets

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

Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice Supply Chain Warehouse Operative, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Desired

About the employer

Over 75 Years' Experience Housing Units is the home department store. We’re here for people who really want to make a statement with their home. Based in Manchester, we’ve got absolutely everything you could imagine under one roof. From sofas and beds, to dining and garden, high-end design to great value ranges, each with a specialist team on-hand to help. Our range of styles take inspiration from trends around the globe, ready to be made a reality in any home. Our expert teams know the surprising story each piece of furniture has to tell – from reclaimed charm, to sustainable magic, to expert craftsmanship. We’re a family business with over 75 years’ experience behind us, and cherish our reputation for outstanding personable customer service at every point our customers connect with us.




Distribution And Administration


Tweedale Way


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Supply chain warehouse operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Nov 2023