Retailer Apprentice

The Sweet Treat Company Limited - City Road


25 hours per week within the hours of 9.30am - 6pmMonday - Friday

15 months



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Closing date: 24/02/2020

Job Description:

Supporting the shop with day-to-day business, supporting with online and corporate orders as and when required.

The role and duties of the Retail Assistant Apprentice will include the following:

  • Meet and greet customers that enter the store
  • Communicate with customers in a friendly and professional manner
  • Ensure store is stocked and maintained
  • Keep store clean and tidy at all times
  • Teamwork
  • Trusted to handle cash and card transactions
  • Receive stock and unload and store
  • Sign relevant paperwork and check invoices
  • Order stock when stocks are low
  • Approaching customers and support them in their purchases and provide guidance
  • Assisting the management team to maximise store sales and profitability

Skills and Requirements:

Desired Skills

  • Possess excellent customer service skills
  • Organised and good time management skills
  • foundation in maths to be confident handling money and working the till
  • Attention to detail in the store – Health and Safety

Required Qualifications

GCSE maths A*-D (9-3) or equivalent.

Future Prospects

Potential on-going employment and further access to training for the right person.

Training to be delivered

  • Retail level 2
  • Functional Skills to include maths and English
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities

Full induction with on-job practical training and off job functional skills, theory and soft skills.

Smart Training & Recruitment to deliver apprenticeship.

About the Employer:

Employer name

The Sweet Treat Company Limited

Employer description

The Sweet Treat Company is a family run, traditional sweet shop based in a beautiful shop in central Winchester. With over 200 traditional and retro sweets to choose from there’s something for everyone, from vegan and vegetarian options to corporate treats and cakes.


City Road
SO23 8SD

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Closing date: 24/02/2020