Traineeship in Retail at Halfords Halfords Ltd

The Traineeship consists of 7 weeks in store training/placement. The placement will be to gain practical experience, training and obtain key knowledge in a Halfords Store.
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Closing date: 20 Nov 2017

Traineeship details

Traineeships are unwaged and offer a garaunteed interview at the end.

Qube Learning are recruiting Retail Trainees aged 16-24 on behalf of Halfords to fulfil vacancies.

The Halfords brand is distinct and unique there is nowhere quite like Halfords. Now, an exciting, unique and distinct opportunity awaits YOU. In many categories Halfords products are consistently the UK’s No.1 choice; testament to the trust the brand has earned through the long-term delivery of good value.

The Traineeship programme has become an established part of Halfords’ approach to recruiting  people. It offers opportunities to candidates to progress to an Apprenticeship, a permanent job and ensures Halfords has a regular intake of loyal staff.

This Traineeship opportunity is unwaged but could lead onto a fully paid Apprenticeship for the successful candidate

On a day to day basis you may be:

  • Working on new stock
  • Working on filling the shelves
  • Working on the till
  • Checking prices
  • Stocktaking
  • Working on bikes
  • The role is very varied

A Traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills that employers are looking for. At its core are work preparation training, English and maths for those who need it, and a high quality work experience placement.
Traineeships help unlock your great potential and give you the work preparation training, maths and English and work experience needed to get an Apprenticeship or other job.

This Traineeships Opportunity is unwaged.

Are you eligible?

  • Are you currently not in a job? Do you have little or no work experience?
  • Are you aged 16 to 24 and qualified below Level 3 (A level)?

Training to be provided

7 weeks of training provided by Halfords to complete Halfords branded Gear 1 qualification.

Support with functional skills Maths and English, employability with Qube Tutor.

Trainesships offer a guaranteed interview upon completion.

  • Training provider

    Qube Qualifications And Development Limited

  • Contact

    Mary Keegan 07795455925

  • Traineeship duration

    7 weeks

  • Possible start date

    27 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available


Halfords Ltd


Unit 8

Chalford Way, Solihull Retail Park, Shirley



B90 4LD

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Desired skills and what this will lead to

Desired skills and qualities

  • Commitment
  • Willingness to progress
  • Friendly
  • Polite
  • Honest

What this will lead to

After a successful 7 weeks, the candidate will be interviewed for a minimum of 16 hours contract with Halfords on full pay. Opportunities to progress within the company.