The Entertainer Retail Traineeship
Posted on Jan 24, 2019 by Qube Qualifications and Development Ltd
Do you want to join us on our mission to be the best loved toyshop? The Entertainer is one of the UKs retail success stories with over 146 stores in the UK and a rapidly growing online and international business. Our new store opening programme continues with ambitious plans for further growth.
You make it happen, helping us to deliver a great shopping experience for our customers. You will have to work hard, but we will offer you comprehensive on the job training and opportunities to develop and progress.
We trade Monday to Saturday with no Sunday opening, so that day is for you and your family. You will be required to work 30 hours per week between Monday and Saturday.
The Entertainer offers outstanding support to their Traineeship candidates. You will complete a full induction with a fully trained member of staff, and enjoy weekly one to one visits with your Qube Learning Skills Tutor.
This Traineeship is the perfect opportunity to add to your CV andgain experience in a fun and exciting retail environment. Although there is no guarantee that a position will be available for you at the end of the Traineeship, Qubes dedicated Youth development team will work hard on your behalf to find a suitable progression route for you.
As a Sales Assistant your key responsibilities will be:
- Great Customer Service & Product Demos
- Merchandising & Promotion Set ups
To become our Traineeship Sales Assistant you must:
- Be able to deliver outstanding customer service, and combine your sense of fun with energy and enthusiasm
- Have a flexible approach and a commitment to help us resource the store effectively
Training to be provided
Maths and English Functional Skills if required
You will get weekly support in maths and English if you need it, and update your Employability skills to include, CV writing, Job interview preparation,at the same time gaining valuablework experience within a store.
- To gain a better understanding of the retail sector
- You will also receive an Exit Interview and letter of reference should you wish to seek out other opportunities
Traineeships are unwaged and offer an exit interview upon completion.
The Traineeship opportunity is unwaged but could lead into a fully paid Apprenticeship for the successful candidate. You will be working alongside a 'buddy' who will show you the ropes.