Healthy Food Supplies (Liverpool Organic & Natural Food Market) - Customer Service Apprenticeship

Salary: National Minimum Apprentice Wage - £3:70 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 05-Oct-2018

Employer: Healthy Food Supplies (Liverpool Organic & Natural Food Market) 

Vacancy Location: 18-26 Bold Street, L1 4DS

Number of Vacancies: 2

Working Week: 40 Hours Per Week

Wage: National Minimum Apprentice Wage £3:70 Per Hour - £148:00 Per Week

 

Employer Description:

LIV is a brand new store that is a modern concept to your regular food shop, offering only the best in organic, natural and free from foods. 

LIV FRESH

Enjoy a taste of the countryside in the heart of the city centre. LIV's Fresh area is home to an amazing range of organic fruit and vegetables, fresh herbs and seasonal produce. Whether you want to grab some fruit for a snack or are getting ingredients for a homemade meal. our staff are on hand to help you with your choice.

EATERY 

Lunching in the city? Take a seat in the Eatery and enjoy a delicious menu of organic dishes handmade by resident Head Chef, Sean Paul Redding, an award-winning celebrity Chef to the stars. Made to suit a range of dietary requirements, there is no better place to lunch with your free-from friends. 

LIV SPICE

Head to the LIV Spice area for all your herbs, spices and bulk foods. With a self-service machine, you can help yourself to whatever you like from the dispensers and spice bowls, then simply weight and print a label. We love this area as it helps to reduce waste, plus it's a little different and fun to use!

BAKERY

Jen & Amy are the super talented duo that create some of LIV’s most popular cakes and pasties. Masters of their hand-crafted art, they bake an amazing range of cakes including raw, vegan and gluten free options to delight a range of tastes.  

BODY & HOME 

A little piece of paradise for all those who love beauty. Explore an amazing range of organic and vegan skincare, haircare and cosmetics. From kale cleansers and charcoal toothpaste to vegan mascaras and flower bath bombs, you can look and feel amazing using only the best of nature’s own ingredients.  

 Visit their website: https://www.livfoodmarket.com/

  

Vacancy Description:

This is an excellent opportunity for young person who is looking for a career in customer service in a food retail environment.

As our apprentice, you will be an advocate of healthy and organic products. You will be knowledgeable and passionate about our products and provide customer with the information they need.

You will need to be flexible and have excellent timekeeping.

As part of your role at the Food Market, you will be responsible for ensuring every customer receives the highest standard of service. Included in your role will be the following:

  • Operating the checkout
  • packing and wrapping purchases
  • taking payments and making sure the till balances at the end of the day
  • arranging stock, posters and other publicity material
  • directing customers to particular items in the store
  • monitoring stock levels
  • moving stock cages or boxes from stores or freezer rooms
  • replacing products on shelves, racks or in chiller cabinets
  • removing out of date or damaged items
  • checking that shelf labelling is correct
  • keeping work areas neat and tidy

 

Skills Required:

  • good timekeeping skills

  • the ability to work quickly and accurately

  • team working skills

  • the ability to follow floor plan instructions

  • a good memory

  • customer service skills

 

Personal Qualities required:

  • Good hygiene

  • Ability to work well in a team

  • Product knowledge

  • A creative side (for creating displays)

  • Good maths skills
     

 

Qualifications Required:

English and maths at GCSE would be preferred

An IT qualification would also be desirable

 

Training to be provided:

Customer Service Level 2

Functional Skills

 

Expected Duration:

12 Months

 

Working Week:

40 hours per week:

Shifts between 8am and 8pm – Monday to Sunday.

 

Future Prospects:

A full time position is available for the right candidate.

 

Other Important Information:

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully-funded by the Government for non-levy paying employers. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.

 

Apply:

If you would like to apply for this Apprenticeship then please send a copy of your CV stating which role you are applying for to: craig.donaldson@liv-coll.ac.uk 

And answer the following employer questions, on your email

Question one: Please describe a time when you have worked well in a team

Question two: Where do you see yourself in 5 years time

 

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