Retail Traineeship Asda Stores Ltd

ASDA are offering an excellent opportunity to undertake a Retail Traineeship where you will gain work experience and a Level 1 qualification. Apply today!

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

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2017

Traineeship details

Are you looking for a career in Retail?

A career at Asda is definitely not just ‘a job in a shop’. As one of the country's biggest retailers, you’ll discover it’s the perfect place to learn all of the skills you need to get ready for the working world and, with opportunities in Stores, George and Logistics, you might just find what you want to do in life, which is probably the best start to a career you can get.

This is an excellent opportunity to undertake an Asda Traineeship where you will gain work experience and a Level 1 qualification, which will prove essential when applying for jobs giving you the skills and experience that employers are looking for.

At its core are 2 weeks work preparation training, English and Maths for those who need it, and a 4 week high quality work experience placement in an Asda store.

You will gain experience in store in a number of departments which could be George, Asda Home, ambient grocery, (non-chill isles) Fresh (meat, veg, dairy, fish) , counters, bakery, warehouse or porter.

You will have the opportunity to learn such skills as:-
• Working in a retail environment.
• Customer Service skills
• Working as part of a team.

Not only will you gain experience you will also gain a Level 1 qualification which will help with searching for jobs, applying for jobs, completing application forms, build a C.V, write a cover letter, interview skills (preparing and carrying out interviews) and customer service, all of these skills will prove essential when applying for jobs. 

This is unwaged!

Assessment and Information day will be held on the 27th September at :
Ventura Road Retail Park
B78 3HB


Training to be provided

The Traineeship opportunity includes a BTEC level 1 in work skills this includes 2 customer service units and work preparation training, Maths and English support for those who require it and a high quality work experience placement.

  • Training provider

    Babcock Training Limited

  • Contact

    Tilly Marsden 01704 502215

  • Traineeship duration

    6 weeks

  • Possible start date

    27 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    17 Aug 2017

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available


Asda Stores Ltd


St. Lawrence Way



WS10 8UZ

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Desired skills and what this will lead to

Desired skills and qualities

• Enjoy working in a team
• Enjoy meeting new people
• Willingness to learn

ASDA look for colleagues who will give customers great service, respect everyone, strive for excellence and act with integrity and enjoy working and communicating with others.

What this will lead to

After successful completion of the Traineeship course, you will receive a BTEC Level 1 Award, a certificate of completion and a letter of reference as a minimum, to support future job applications, you will also receive an exit interview with a view to receiving a formal interview for employment or an apprenticeship within ASDA.