Retail Assistant – Modern Apprenticeship (Princes Street) - 15999
8 August 2018
£6,734 per annum
New Look, Princes Street.
Do you find it easy to build relationships with anyone you
meet? Do you get excited seeing new trends and inspiring
fashion? We have an opportunity for you to earn while you
learn, in a role that will let you use both these talents. Retail
is a fantastic path to start your career within the service or
fashion industry. We are offering a retail apprenticeship
through a 12 month fixed term contract. Your job will be based
in the New Look store on Princes Street, where you will be expected
to provide exceptional customer service.
What might a day in this job look like?
Selling to customers is only one part of the job. If you
are the successful candidate for this role some of your duties may
- Involvement in stock control and stock management
- Keeping up to date with special promotions and putting up
- Being responsible for processing cash and card payments and
- Balancing cash registers with receipts
- Reporting discrepancies and problems to the supervisor
- Greeting customers as they enter the shop and assisting them in
- Stocking shelves with merchandise
- Keeping the store tidy and clean.
What will I learn?
- SVQ Level 2 in Retail Skills (SCQF 5)
- Level 2 Core Skills in Numeracy, ICT and Communication
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook.
When you have successfully completed your apprenticeship, you
may have the opportunity to progress to an SVQ Level 3 in
All your training will be provided by learndirect, the nation's
largest provider of apprenticeships. We have helped lots of people
like you develop their skills and gain experience in their chosen
field. Every year we find work for and train over 23,000
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
- National 4 qualifications or equivalent is preferred, but not
- You should have excellent communication skills with the desire
to work in a team environment.
- You will be organised and confident with a passion for
delivering exceptional customer service.
- You will be a reliable and enthusiastic person with a
professional attitude and smart appearance.
Before you make your application, please ensure that you are
able to reliably travel to and from the employer location on a
daily basis. Please check bus times/travel arrangements.
Friday 24 August.