Magnet Retail Apprenticeship

The Real Apprenticeship
£11,648 per annum
11 Aug 2017
26 Aug 2017
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time
Here at Magnet, we want the best!

Want to get your retail career on The MAP? Then we may have a real opportunity for you.

Magnet is the UK’s biggest and most experienced kitchen specialist, bringing you the widest choice of quality kitchens supported by the best possible customer service. We believe that nothing beats a striking first impression, other than an intelligent second one. Whatever style of kitchen you go for; you will always find beauty built in.

As part of this 15 month programme you will have the opportunity to learn and understand the key roles within our stores; from stock management in the warehouse to designing our beautiful kitchens, all whilst working towards a qualifying apprenticeship standard in retailer and developing your own knowledge and experience. Supported by the local store team and also colleagues from HR and Training and Development we will work closely with you to ensure you get the right skills to give you a real opportunity to progress within our business.


5 GCSE’s Grades C and above (Mathematics and English Language as a minimum)

Key Accountabilities

·Learn and understand the key roles within a Magnet Store

·Positively contribute to the store’s performance and assist in achieving its goals and targets

·Achieve the advanced apprenticeship in retail within the 15 month period

·Develop knowledge and skills, achieve own personal targets and be an effective team member

Skills and personal qualities

·Strong communication skills

·Excellent customer service skills

·Good interpersonal skills

·Computer literate

·Flexible attitude to working hours

·Friendly and confident manner

·Work well as part of a team

Salary Rates

As Apprentice:

• £5.60 per hour (£11,648)

Once permanent Role offered:

• Starting salaries from £16,000-18,000 dependent on role offered plus bonus or commission

The programme will involve learning to operate a Fork Lift Truck. In order to meet the legal regulations for fork lift operation candidates should be 17 or over by 1st November 2017. Hours of work are 40 per week and will include Saturdays and Sundays on a rota basis

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