Profile

In 2017 Savers was voted 10th in the Sunday Times Top 25 Big Companies to work for. This recognises the levels of engagement within our teams and demonstrates our commitment to our people.

With over 380 stores nationwide, our customers love our simple, clean and modern style. They also love our great value.

We know that it’s our people who drive our success.

So we reward colleagues who make a difference in every way, whether that’s in customer service, team work, community work, supporting the business and generally going the extra mile.

Our Vision:
To be the best health, beauty and home discount retailer in the UK.

Be the best you can be with one of the most popular names in health and beauty on the high street.

Apprenticeships

You might not have retail experience. But, just like us, you like people. You like working as part of a team and you can see how you could help to make sure customers have the best possible experience in-store. And you like looking ahead to see what’s next, developing your skills and new opportunities excite you.

Most importantly, you’re ambitious. You want to take every opportunity and use it to get to the next step. Here you’ll find lots of chances for continuous promotion and to develop a fast-moving career.

We’re looking for our Managers of the future. And it’s very possible that they could include you.
 

An Apprenticeship is all about learning on the job.

You’ll be a full-time team member for 13 months and during that time, you’ll also work through a programme of learning that relates to your job as a Sales Assistant. So while you won’t need to attend college, you’ll complete work books and be visited by an assessor.

As a Sales Assistant, you’ll help with every aspect of creating a great customer experience. You’ll also get an insight into ordering, merchandising and our entire organisation, including commerciality, marketing and brand awareness.

If you can learn, bring a positive attitude and make yourself a valuable member of the team, after 13 months you could secure a permanent position.

Skills, qualifications and a bright future in retail all await!

We’ll help you to grow your customer service, team and business skills and look ahead to see where you can develop next.

In 13 months, you’ll have:

- A nationally recognised qualification - HABC Level 2 Retailer Diploma

- An in depth knowledge of the products we sell

-  Great customer service skills

- Increased confidence and ability in dealing with the public

Salary & benefits

You will be paid from £159 per week (dependent on location) based on a 30 hour working week, with no tax to pay.

You’ll also get a Superdrug discount and loyalty card that gives you up to 30% off products and services in Superdrug stores. This is as well as access to discounts and cashback with other retailers, all subsidised by Savers.

As an Apprentice, you can also apply for an Apprenticeship NUS card, which gives 10% discounts at participating outlets.

Requirements

English & Maths Grade C GCSE and a fun outgoing personality.

Apply

Apply now HERE

Savers United Kingdom
22 Jan, 2018
Intermediate Apprenticeship
Deadline : Ongoing Salary : £159 per week Location : Nationwide About our company . Savers was acquired by AS Watson in 2000 to further our value led offer in the UK. “Our aim is to be the most competitively priced health and beauty retailer on the high street …from a clean crisp contemporary store setting with friendly, efficient and trained colleagues” We provide branded products at affordable prices. We continue to strive to launch the biggest products on the high street at the lowest prices. We have over 400 stores nationwide and are still expanding. Outline of role Retail Apprenticeship £159 - £165 per week + level 2 qualification Full time 13 month contract Can you tick all the right boxes? Just like us, you like people. You are confident, enjoy working as part of a team and are passionate about good customer service. You like to look ahead to see what’s next, developing your skills and wanting to learn more about how a fast paced retailer operates their business. That’s why a retail apprenticeship with Savers could be right for you. You don’t need retail experience, you can earn while you learn and gain valuable knowledge and a nationally recognised qualification - a HABC Level 2 Retailer Diploma. If you love it and standout , there’s every chance you could progress and even be promoted. As one of the UK’s fastest growing health and beauty stores, and a Top Ten Best Big Company to work for in the Sunday Times survey; the career development opportunities look great! Person specification To come on board as a Savers Apprentice Sales Assistant, you would need to have the following: Minimum of grade C / 4 GCSE in both Maths and English or equivalent qualification                                                                                                     Enthusiasm and a flexible approach to working in a busy environment  A passion for  retail business and customer service A strong work ethic Willingness to go that extra mile to succeed Be ambitious and keen to progress Be committed to complete your apprenticeship qualification You must be able to work full time being fully flexible according to the needs of the business, this will include working weekends. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply here today!   Benefits • 28 day holiday • Life assurance • Uniform • Discount card & access to discounts with 3,500 retailers . • Reward and recognition scheme • Simply health wellbeing plan • Employee assistance programme