Weekly wage: £270.40
Monday – Friday, 7.30am – 6.00pm (shift), 40 hours
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
London, SE8 5HY
Established in 1981 to provide the theatre industry with a single source for specialist theatre hardware and paints, Flints cater for Stage Managers, Production Managers, Workshop Managers, Scenic Artists, Engineers, Carpenters, Painters and Propmakers.
Flints are the major supplier of theatrical goods in the UK. Our buying power allows us to pass on excellent value to our customers and our unrivalled experience ensures that the products we stock are perfectly suited to the industry. In recent years we have expanded our client base to include shop display, museums, the film, television and marine industries. In 2009 Flints achieved ISO9001 registration reinforcing our commitment to quality and to a process of continual improvement in our business practices.
In 2012 Flints moved into our current distribution warehouse in Deptford. This has allowed us to continue to expand our operations in the UK and overseas.
To receive, store and despatch goods. To improve the efficiency of our warehouse operations by taking responsibility for some operations in the warehouse.
In addition the Warehouse Assistant may help out in other departments if needed. They will also have a list of daily and weekly duties.
The Warehouse Apprentice will be provided with the opportunity to complete a fully certified Apprenticeship in Warehousing.
Location & Hours
The position will be based at the company’s warehouse in Deptford although some attendance will be required at our Trade Counter at Queens Row, Walworth and at our Hires railway arch at the Elephant & Castle.
Training provided by employer
Full induction including health & safety and manual handling. Some additional training in the workshop may be available depending on the age and aptitude of the successful applicant.
Flints have a track record of taking on apprentices into full-time employment although this is not guaranteed and will depend on quality of work demonstrated by the apprentice and staffing needs at the time. Two of our former apprentices are now in supervisory roles.
Bonus scheme based on monthly sales and annual profit targets
The Warehouse Apprentice will be physically fit, organised, reliable, honest and able to work without supervision on occasion.
Must be able to demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in warehouse operations.
Qualification: Supply Chain Warehouse Operative
Duration: 15 months
Course Type: Apprenticeship Standard
Apprenticeship Delivery: Work based qualification. A tutor will visit you every 4-6 weeks in your work place.
The programme is spread across 13 months and typically covers 10 units with the option to take on extra stretch and challenge units if desired. These units are split into 3 themes which complement each other and create a better learning experience:
1) Working Safely in a Warehouse
2) Working with others
3) Operations and Administration
The programme will also require the apprentice to cover Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
Apprentices also work towards a Level 2 qualification in English and maths in the first half of the programme if they have no prior exemption (GCSE’s A – C or equivalents in English and Maths).
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