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Vacancy ID: 2917


Business Admin

Konnect Recruitment

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £148

Hours per week: Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 5pm.

Location:

Reality Check: Please check travel time and costs.




Vacancy Title: Recruitment Apprentice


Job Description: PLEASE DO NOT APPLY VIA THE LINK ON KIRKLEES COLLEGE'S WEBSITE - YOU SHOULD APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY VIA THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch


We are looking to identify individuals for the role of Recruitment Apprentice. You will start your employment with us on a L2 Customer Service Apprenticeship.

As a member of the Recruitment team, you will learn all aspects of the Recruitment role including:
Answering the telephone
Data Entry
Reception duties
Dealing with enquiries, both telephone and email
Scanning and filing
Book meetings
Ordering stationary and checking stock levels
Interviewing
Other Duties Include:
Speaking to members of the public regarding finding work
Using our database to input data
Internet Research
Updating databases
Passing on messages correctly
Any other duties that management feel is necessary



THINGS TO CONSIDER
Following applying for this vacancy, the first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the business & professional team at Kirklees College, Huddersfield. If you do not attend this interview your application will not progress any further.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the
Nichola Barnes at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: (01484 437066).

NO CONTACT should be made with the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

Candidates will be asked to complete a literacy & numeracy assessment as part of their application.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Punctual, with excellent time keeping skills
Confident, with a professional telephone manner
Motivated and resourceful
Able to work both in a team and independently


Skills Required: Strong communication and listening skills good telephone manner
Good literacy, numeracy, and IT skills (in particular MS Excel)
Accuracy when processing data


Entry Criteria: GCSE English and maths at grades A* to C or grades 9 to 4 (Level 2 qualification).


Example Questions: What interests you about this apprenticeship?


Why do you want to work for Konnect Recruitment?

Vacancy ID: 2972


Customer Service

David Eddowes Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £111

Hours per week: 30 Hours Per Week, 9am To 5pm, Working Days To Be Confirmed (role Will Include Weekend Working).

Location:

Reality Check: The role involves regular weekend working.

The wage may be negotiable.




Vacancy Title: Customer Service Apprentice


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and thriving firm that offers a varied and exciting role. We are looking for an enthusiastic, talented individual with a keen eye for detail and flair for sales to join our team. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY VIA THE LINK ON KIRKLEES COLLEGE'S WEBSITE - YOU SHOULD APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY VIA THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW:

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The role will include various customer service and administration duties within the sales department with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship. The role will include some of the following areas:
Dealing with sales and customer service queries face to face, via the telephone and e-mail
Make inbound and outbound telephone calls and be able to confidently communicate to customers and staff in a professional manner
Log all calls with a high level of accuracy from customers
Check progress and completion of jobs, and that all parties are satisfied
Checking inputted orders with a high level of accuracy
Photography of new stock and advertising online
Support to members of the Management Team
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word and Excel.
General administrative duties including filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents
Providing refreshments for visitors when required
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives. The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437 000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

The salary may be negotiable. This will depend on experience.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, if the budget allows, following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications towards the apprenticeship training programme.


Personal Qualities: A motivated, hardworking and tenacious individual.
A desire to develop the company product knowledge and a motivated approach to the role are essential.
Wants to learn and achieve
Smart and Presentable
An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Friendly and approachable.
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: Good literacy, numeracy and IT skills
Good verbal communicator
Polite, clear and professional telephone manner
Must have a good level of literacy skills
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management
Desirable if you have experience of working in a busy customer service environment
The successful candidate will be organised
Willing to work effectively in the team


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits. Good IT skills are essential for this position.


Example Questions: Why do you want to work for us? Why do you think you would be good with customers?

Vacancy ID: 3072


Child Care

Hoppers Day Nursery

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £117

Hours per week: Monday To Friday, Times Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Very busy day care setting, which requires staff to be vigilant, enthusiastic and hardworking during their time here.




Vacancy Title: Level 2 Childcare Apprentice


Job Description: Hoppers are looking for a passionate, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentice to support the daily care routines, learning and development of children. To follow all the setting policies and procedures including safeguarding, equality and diversity and health and safety
To ensure the setting constantly meets the correct requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage
To undertake domestic jobs, such as preparing snacks and supporting meals times and general cleaning duties
To learn and work with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Development Matters
To work with the staff team to deliver exciting and stimulating play opportunities
To undertake training to support the development of yourself and the setting
To learn and uphold legislation and keep up to date with new information
To uphold a high standard of care within the nursery
To work closely with parents and families
Support the preparation of OFSTED Candidate will be supported fully by the setting during their apprenticeship. Candidate will also be assigned a mentor from the setting.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees College by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Candidate must show initiative and willing in all tasks
A passion and commitment to working with children
Candidate must be enthusiastic and eager to learn
Drive for personal and professional development
A good attendance record is required


Skills Required: Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents
Willing to take on advice and mentoring from others
Enthusiastic about their course
Motivated candidate
Eager to learn


Entry Criteria: Maths and English GCSE 4/C or above or level 2 Functional Skills
Paediatric first aid (if not, be prepared to complete this)
Some experience in a similar setting


Example Questions: What qualities and skills do you think you could bring to our nursery team? What are your aspirations for the future in terms of your career?

Vacancy ID: 3223


Hospitality & Catering

The Bulls Head

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £151.2

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc By Employer

Location: Blackmoorfoot

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Blackmoorfoot.

Shifts will include working weekends and may include lunchtimes - 11.00am until 3.00pm and evenings, 5.00pm until 9.30pm.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Commis Chef


Job Description: An exciting vacancy for a Front of House role at one of our exquisite country pub/restaurants within the Holme Valley Inns Group. This is the perfect opportunity to begin your career in the Hospitality industry. In this kitchen you'll do food preparation work and basic cooking under the supervision of a senior chef, rotating through sections such as sauce, vegetables and fish etc.

This is an opportunity to learn all there is to know about your trade.

Assists the Line Chefs in the production of different foods, for example vegetables, meats and pastries
Assists the Head Chef in ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld in the kitchen
Assists the Head Chef in ensuring that food is prepared and served to the clients on time
Assists other junior kitchen staff in ensuring that the restaurant is kept clean at all times
Assists kitchen staff in maintaining high cuisine standards for functions and al a carte
Maintain a high level of health, hygiene and safety when storing and preparing food
Supports the Senior Chefs as well as other kitchen employees in food production
Take directions and guidance from Senior Chefs and managers
Helps the Head Chef in the development of menus
Assists the kitchen staff in the storage of food
Assists the Head Chef in the ordering process
Prepare vegetables/meats/sauces/pastry The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Able to keep calm and positive in a pressured environment
Somebody who can work under their own initiative
Somebody who is reliable and career driven
Somebody able to work different shifts
Commitment to the role
Confidence
Flexible


Skills Required: Previous skills/experience in food preparation would be an advantage
Able to work in a professional food preparation environment
Ability to apply Health and Safety in the Kitchen
Willingness to learn


Entry Criteria: 2/E or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 1 functional skills also accepted.


Example Questions: What has inspired you to want to be a Chef? How would you describe your personality?

Vacancy ID: 3227


Hospitality & Catering

The Olive Branch Inn

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £156

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Please check the location of this role, (Marsden).




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Commis Chef


Job Description: As a member of a friendly kitchen team the successful candidate will learn all aspects of working within a busy kitchen under the supervision of experienced Chefs. You will be required to cook and prepare as per company requirements whilst maintaining high standards of cleanliness in all of the areas of the kitchen. You will be trained in cooking, stock management, and all other aspects of running a complex kitchen in a challenging environment. We cook everything from scratch using fresh locally sourced ingredients.

Key Responsibilities of the Role include:

The successful candidate will have a genuine ambition and passion to become a chef and will want to grow and learn all aspects of the industry
Preparing and cooking our menu to a high standard as per Company specification
Maintaining food hygiene and health & safety standards at all times
Receiving deliveries and maintaining the correct storage of food
Maintaining a clean and safe kitchen environment
Working hours - 4 days per week in the restaurant working 2pm 10pm with 1 day per week in college.

2 days off per week. (As you will be part of a large team we can offer flexibility on days off).

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Be energetic and highly motivated to succeed
Have good interpersonal/communication skills
Be passionate about food and the industry
Be confident and eager to learn new skills
Be hard working and self-motivated
Be reliable, responsible and honest
Have great attention to detail


Skills Required: Ability to prioritise conflicting work demands
Good organisational skills
Attention to detail


Entry Criteria: 2/E or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 1 functional skills also accepted.


Example Questions: Are you ambitious? What are your strengths? Where do you see yourself in 5 years time? What travel arrangements would you make to ensure you were at work on time?

Vacancy ID: 3230


Hospitality & Catering

The Woodman Inn

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £151.2

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Being a Commis Chef can be an exciting and rewarding experience; the learning curve is huge and performing new skills under pressure is a challenge. Kitchens are busy, hot places and the really searing action is jammed into tight windows of service times. It is not a job for couch potatoes but, for people that like the excitement, there is no substitute. If you are passionate about creating great food, then it could be the place for you.




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: Assist and support chefs and kitchen staff to prepare a wide variety of foods to a high standard and in a timely manner maintain standards of health and safety and cleanliness throughout order and store food appropriately develop menus. We are currently looking for an Apprentice commis chef to join our already highly skilled and experienced team. The successful candidate will enjoy working within a fast-paced environment, working with the best fresh, local and seasonal ingredients. Above all, they must have a good team ethic, be full of ideas, enthusiastic, hard-working, professional and reliable.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to start out in the industry, we are proud that our chefs have worked in some of the finest kitchens in the country and you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from them.

Assists the line chefs in the production of different foods for example vegetables, meats and pastries
Assists the head chef in ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld in the kitchen
Assists the head chef in ensuring that food is prepared and served to the clients on time
Assists other junior kitchen staff in ensuring that the restaurant is kept clean at all times
Assists kitchen staff in maintaining high cuisine standards for functions and al a carte
Helps the head chef in the development of menus
Assists the kitchen staff in the storage of food
Assists the head chef in the ordering process The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Hard working
Enthusiastic
Motivated
Ambitious


Skills Required: Be passionate about food and love to learn new things
Good communication skills
Good time keeping
Strong work ethic
People skills


Entry Criteria: 2/E or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 1 functional skills also accepted.


Example Questions: What style of food do you like to cook? Which restaurants do you like to eat at?

Vacancy ID: 3275


Hospitality & Catering

Colne Valley Garden Centre

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £156

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: You will be likely to work unsociable hours (evenings and weekends).




Vacancy Title: Kitchen/cafe Apprentice


Job Description: This is an opportunity that will allow you to learn and master all the aspects involved in the food production processes within a busy, independent cafe. Front of House (Deal with customers, take orders and deliver food to table, clearing/cleaning tables)
Help to unload and store food deliveries
Assist the team with food preparation
End of day clean up
Stock Rotation Normal hours are 8.30 - 4.30 (9.30 start on Sundays), full time posts (nominal 40 hours) may include some weekend work with time off midweek.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Common sense approach
Strong work ethic
Focussed
Resilient
Flexible


Skills Required: Ability and willingness to learn
Able to take instructions


Entry Criteria: 2/E or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 1 functional skills also accepted.


Example Questions: If you were a car, what sort of car would you be? Which other cafes eateries do you like?

Vacancy ID: 3283


Business Admin

Schofield & Smith (Huddersfield) Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £117

Hours per week: 30 Hours Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: The job is manual lifting pieces of cloth on a daily basis.

Based two floors up in a mill complex on the canal side, accessed by stone stairs.




Vacancy Title: Office/warehouse Assistant


Job Description: To assist in general office duties including answering the telephone and taking messages during lunch breaks.


To assist in daily office and warehouse duties, including processing new pieces being delivered in, and cutting, packing and despatching orders. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY VIA THE LINK ON KIRKLEES COLLEGE'S WEBSITE - YOU SHOULD APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY VIA THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW:

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We are looking for a self-motivated individual to work across the office/warehouse space.

General office duties will include answering the telephone and taking messages, and handling any deliveries. A good telephone manner is required. Further office cover may include checking emails and processing orders.

We are a small but busy company, and the successful applicant will be in involved in many aspects of the business, including cutting, packing and despatching the daily orders. They will be taught how to inspect the cloth for any faults that cannot be sent to customers, and how to cut the cloth accordingly. At our busiest time they should expect to be cutting 20-25 lengths per day, so need to be able to work quickly and efficiently.


The applicant will also be required to help at times in the pattern area: sending samples out to customers and keeping the collections up to date.



7.5 hours per day, 4 days a week.


Personal Qualities: Hard working
Self-motivated
Reliable
Good punctuality and attendance
Be organised and efficient
Mature outlook
Well presented
Polite
High attention to detail and accuracy
Confident with a good work ethic and determination to go far


Skills Required:
Basic computer knowledge; must be able to use Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook etc.)
Good communication skills verbally and written
Polite and professional
Good organisation skills
Ability to work within a team
Able to communicate well on the telephone and with other members of staff
Be confident dealing with people


Entry Criteria: GCSEs in Maths and English


Example Questions: Why would you like to work for this company? What could you bring to this company?

Vacancy ID: 3363


Business Admin

Abacus Baby Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday To Friday 9 Am Until 5 Pm

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Customer Service And General Office Admin Apprentice


Job Description: A fantastic opportunity to join a well-established family owned company.

Our apprentice programme provides a great opportunity to gain a recognised qualification from college, with a broad range of on-the-job training and giving you the chance to earn whilst you learn.
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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Prepares online orders for processing and delivery to customers. This includes preparing orders in the warehouse, lifting products to complete packing.
Prepares delivery notes as requested along with all correct documentation for our manufacturing customers.
Updating online systems to keep abreast of product changes and prices.
Answers customers queries via email / online efficiently.
Weekly manufacturing planning to support the warehouse manager.
Ordering stationery for everything in the office.
Any other duties requested by the office manager / MD.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Punctual / good time keeping
Mature outlook with experience in communicating with people
Well presented
Polite
High attention to detail and accuracy
Confident with a good work ethic and determination to go far


Skills Required: KEY SKILLS:

Ability to learn new systems with interest
Confident in IT and use of different online platforms
Confident telephone manner
Organised and flexible
Ability to meet daily deadlines


Entry Criteria: Maths and English grade 4/C or above preffered. However, candidates will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What interests you in this role? Why are you the ideal candidate?

Vacancy ID: 3364


Marketing

Yonda Sports

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £148

Hours per week: Monday To Friday, 9.30am Until 5pm

Location: Holmfirth

Reality Check: Occasional weekend work may be required with time off in lieu.

Company located in Honey which is 4.2 from Huddersfield Town Centre there are good bus links.

Please check locations, time and cost to travel.




Vacancy Title: Digital Marketing Apprentice


Job Description: The Marketing Apprentice will work closely with the MD to develop their own personal skills and gain experience in many areas including PR, digital, GDPR and compliance, digital marketing and communications. There will also be opportunity to gain experience on all aspects of the running of a small but expanding business.

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The ideal candidate will be someone who will grow in their role with the potential to develop into a full Marketing Assistant role.

You'll support the MD with a wide range of administrative duties and tasks from loading event information onto our website, analysing social media engagement and monitoring media activity.

Main Duties:

Supporting the MD across all areas including;

Design & artwork of adverts, product and custom clothing (Illustrator)
Social media content and scheduling
Website and social media analysis
Media tracking
Photography and video of new products
Photography and video of events and athletes
Promotion of a variety of products and campaigns
Research
Data handling including GDPR compliance checks and updates
Update the company website (Woo Commerce), ensuring maintenance of all web listings, imagery, descriptions, pricing and categories
Handling of incoming calls and queries
Liaise with all departments across the organisation to gather, define, collate, schedule and assign work requests within the marketing department
Updating and tracking of the marketing pipeline
Oversee the internal and external management and distribution of printed materials
Be the first point-of-contact for all administrative marketing tasks
Liaison with external marketing agencies, athletes and events companies
Act as a Brand Ambassador, ensuring the YONDA brand is used correctly and consistently across the entire organisation and all stakeholders
Generate ideas to increase communication activity across all channels
Contribute to the development of marketing plans

We are a small team and you may also be asked to carry out general office duties (e.g. post opening, going to the post office, helping pack some parcels)

Working hours are flexible and we can discuss arrangements for flexible working as and when requested

Additionally, occasional weekend work may be required but will be agreed beforehand and time off in lieu.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives. The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Creative and technologically savvy
Willing to learn and eager to progress with a passion for a future in sports marketing and communications
Organised, personable and proactive
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure


Skills Required: Good MS office skills (AppleMac hardware )
Some experience and basic understanding of Woo Commerce desirable
Experience using the main social media platforms as well email and the web
Digital organisational skills, including computerised file and folder organisation
Personal organisation skills including good time keeping and workspace management
Good verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiasm, reliability, flexibility and self-motivation
Good attention to detail
Creative frame of mind
A genuine interest in marketing and outdoor sport and a desire to learn and grow along with us.

Desirable
Strong administration and organisational skills
Computer proficient with Microsoft Office
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure
Have an excellent eye for detail and strong proofreading skills
Basic knowledge of the Adobe suite
Educated to GCSE level including English and Maths


Entry Criteria: GCSE in Maths, English grade C or equivalent
A or AS Level in Business / Media / English or BTEC National In Business / Marketing / IT
Other Marketing / Graphic Design / IT qualification preferable
Any other relevant qualification


Example Questions: Could you explain why you are interested in the field of Marketing? Are you able to explain the difference between Search Engine Optimisation and Paid Search?

Vacancy ID: 3392


Hair

On The Fringe

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Wednesday To Saturday, Shifts Tbc. Mondays At College.

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Shifts will fall over the following days and times: Wednesday 9am to 6pm, Thursday 10am to 7pm, Friday 9am to 6pm, Saturday 9am to 4pm.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Hair Stylist


Job Description: We are looking for a trainee stylist to join our team. You will go to college one day a week. Along with training your job will also be assisting the stylists and smooth running of the salon. Your job will include many aspects such as:

Reception duties
Meeting and greeting
Preparing clients for their appointments
Shampooing
Maintaining salon hygiene throughout the day and ensure a consistent and high level of customer service
Once more confident, we could ask you gradually provide more support to sylists The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.


Personal Qualities: Organised
Presentable
Outgoing and friendly
Good time-keeping/ punctual
Strong work ethic


Skills Required: Creative flair
Strong interpersonal skills
Communication/listening skills
Ability to multi-task


Entry Criteria: At least working at level 1 for maths and English, (E/2 or above at GCSE). Level 1 Functional Skills is also accepted.


Example Questions: Why are you interested in hair? Where do you see yourself in 3-5 years time?

Vacancy ID: 3393


Hospitality & Catering

The Old Bridge Inn

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday College Day, Shifts Falling Over Thursday To Sunday Between 10am Until 9pm

Location: Holmfirth

Reality Check: You will be working unsociable hours. Please check the public transport available before applying.




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: This is a great opportunity for a Commis Chef serious about food and wanting to work in an established team.

The kitchen environment is busy, food focused but friendly, fun and rewarding. Maintain cleanliness and hygiene standards at all times
Assist with all food preparation and production
Assist with menu development and planning
Ensure completion of relevant paperwork
Prior to and during service The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Passionate about food
Strong work ethic
Eager to learn
Reliable


Skills Required: Good knowledge of kitchen hygiene
Be able to follow instruction
Good listening skills
Basic knife skills


Entry Criteria: At least working at level 1 for maths and English, (E/2 or above at GCSE). Level 1 Functional Skills are also accepted.


Example Questions: What is your favourite dish to eat? What do you like to cook and why?

Vacancy ID: 3396


Business Admin

Kudos Insurance Brokers

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Business And Administration Apprentice


Job Description:
PLEASE APPLY FOR THIS POSITION VIA THE FOLLOWING LINK HTTP://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship NOT THE COLLEGES WEBSITE

This is an exciting opportunity to work for Kudos Insurance Brokers undertaking varied duties. You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team.

The role will include various administration duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship.

The role will include some of the following areas:
General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, scanning and distribution of relevant documents.
Support to members of the Management Team
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word and Excel
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Inputting data onto internal systems with a
high level of accuracy
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Assisting all members of the team as and when required.
Dealing with requests for information.
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.



Following applying for this vacancy the first stage, after your initial application, will be to attend an interview with at Kirklees College, Huddersfield. If you do not attend this interview your application will not progress any further.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact Kirklees College on E-mail: apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk

NO CONTACT should be made with the employer at this initial stage, the College is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

Candidates will be asked to complete a literacy & numeracy assessment as part of their application.

The salary may be negotiable. This will depend on experience.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, if the budget allows, following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications towards the apprenticeship training programme.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is 3.90 per hour from the 1st April 2019. This applies to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.



Personal Qualities:
An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required:
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner
Must have a good level of literacy skills
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management
Good numeracy skills
Confident in using email and the internet
The successful candidate will be organised
Willing to work effectively in the team


Entry Criteria:
Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else?


What is your greatest achievement?

Vacancy ID: 3401


Customer Service

VULKAN Industries Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £185

Hours per week: Monday - Friday

Location: Brighouse

Reality Check: Please check arrangements for travel




Vacancy Title: Customer Service And Office Administration Apprentice


Job Description: PLEASE APPLY FOR THIS POSITION VIA THE FOLLOWING LINK HTTP://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship NOT THE COLLEGES WEBSITE
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and thriving firm that offers a varied and exciting role.



We are looking for an enthusiastic, talented individual with a keen eye for detail and flair for accounts to join our team as a Customer Service Apprentice

Our company is seeking an Apprentice to handle office duties. We are looking for an individual who is efficient and comfortable being a member of a team.

The ability to multi-task, while maintaining schedules and managing administrative support, is essential in this position.

The ideal candidate for this job is resourceful, a good problem solver and organised. Ensuring a steady completion of workload in a timely manner is key to success in this position.

Manage workflow ensuring that deadlines are met and work is completed correctly

Implement and monitor programmes as directed by management, and see the programmes through to completion

Generate memos, emails, quotations, and reports when appropriate

Respond to questions and requests for information

Answer incoming calls and assume other receptionist duties when needed

The work will also include elements of warehouse work

We require somebody who can pay careful attention on the job, follow instructions precisely and double-check his or her work before completing a task.

Pick merchandise from the distribution centre and transport it to the shipping bay

Receive merchandise for return or delivery and verify its contents

Count and stock merchandise based on inventory control log

Identify damaged, lost or missing merchandise and notify supervisor immediately

Pack orders in an orderly manner and close cartons so they are prepared for shipping

Treat merchandise with care and concern at all times

Scan all containers to determine appropriate contents as well as end destination


The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.


Personal Qualities: A motivated, hardworking and tenacious individual.
A desire to develop the company product knowledge and a motivated approach to the role are essential.
Wants to learn and achieve
Smart & Presentable
An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload.
Friendly and approachable.
Commitment to undertake continued training and development.


Skills Required: Good typing skills
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
Must have a good level of literacy skills.
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages especially Excel.
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Good numeracy skills.
Confident in using email and the internet.
Desirable if you have experience of working in a busy customer service environment.
The successful candidate will be organised
Willing to work effectively in the team.


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else? What IT skills do you have that would benefit the company?

Vacancy ID: 3402


Business Admin

Royds Hall Community School

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5pm

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Willing to work flexibly within scope of overall hours, e.g. occasional evening meetings
Check travel arrangements




Vacancy Title: Admin Support Officer/receptionist Apprentice


Job Description: PLEASE APPLY FOR THIS POSITION VIA THE FOLLOWING LINK HTTP://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship NOT THE COLLEGES WEBSITE

Working closely with the Administration Manager you will manage a comprehensive, professional and customer focused reception service. Provide high quality administrative support to management, teaching and support staff utilising available technology, ensuring that all work is completed on schedule
Assist in the production and updating of school documents, publications and handbooks under the supervision of the appropriate member of staff
Assist in the effective and efficient operation and management of the schools computerised central management information system inputting all relevant data and ensuring that all aspects of the system are maintained and kept up to date
To collate and distribute incoming mail and messages and process outgoing communication
Take minutes and type the minutes for meetings as directed by the Administration Manager
To manage the main switchboard, routing calls as appropriate, taking, recording and passing on messages as necessary
Administration of all school trips, visits and activities, including the liaison with LA and using their online system. Ensure all the information is collated for the responsible officer to approve
Assist in the analysis of data as directed by Administration Manager
Proof read and collating information for marketing materials to be produced, a high level of attention to details is required
Maintaining cash records for stamps and postage
Operate photocopiers, industrial printers, and other reprographic equipment; producing, collating and distributing work as required
Maintaining records of reprographic work completed for finance to internal charge departments
Be aware of current copyright legislation and maintain records as required
To maintain the highest professional standards in relation to staff, students, parents and carers, and external agencies
Provide all parents/carers, students and visitors to the school with relevant support and information on all aspects pertaining to the life of the school
Ensure all communication with staff, parents and students, processed through the general office is checked for accuracy
To liaise with heads of departments, and pastoral team, with regards to administration of events including supporting presentation evenings, induction evenings etc.
To maintain and manage the reception area, providing a welcoming environment for all visitors, ensuring they follow the signing in procedure and are aware of the Safeguarding procedures
Preparing reports and updates for key stakeholders as required

Constantly review procedures and environments to maximise efficiencies
Maintain efficient and effective office management and filing systems
To be responsible for the effective management of MyEd, including keeping records up to date, checking the accuracy of the messages, ensuring they are sent on time and registering new staff and students on the system
Ensure full compliance with GDPR legislation and regulations for admin area
Committing to and work towards our ambition to deliver an outstanding education for children and young people in our schools, taking appropriate action to ensure that your team members do likewise
Any other responsibilities commensurate within the requirements for this role or as directed by the Administration Manager/Headteacher and flexibility to support colleagues across the School.
As part of your wider duties and responsibilities you are required to promote and actively support the Schools responsibilities towards Safeguarding. Safeguarding is about keeping people safe and protecting people from harm, neglect, abuse and injury. It is about creating safe places, being vigilant and doing something about any concerns you might have.
To act as an appointed person to deal with First Aid issues as required. To make arrangements for sick/injured pupils to be taken home or to hospital as required. Ensure adequate stock of First Aid supplies and record accordingly. Undergo emergency first aid training.


Personal Qualities: A motivated, hardworking individual
Wants to learn and achieve
Smart & Presentable
An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload.
Friendly and approachable.
Commitment to undertake continued training and development.


Skills Required: Administration experience would be desirable
Interpersonal skills
Communication
Influencing skills
Personal organisation
Dealing with student/parent's inquiries
Ability to use computer systems to an advanced level, including Microsoft Office and database systems
Diplomatic approach in dealing with difficult situations
Ability to communicate effectively in writing, on the telephone and face to face


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What IT skills do you have that would benefit the school? What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else?

Vacancy ID: 3414


Hair

Salon Y

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday - College Day Wednesday 9am ? 6pm Thursday 9am ? 5pm Friday 9am ? 5pm Saturday 8.30 Am ? 2pm.

Location: Brighouse




Vacancy Title: Hairdressing Apprentice


Job Description: Salon Y are looking for a hard-working and committed individual who is looking for a potential career in Hairdressing. You will support the salon team in the smooth day to day running of the salon:

General housekeeping throughout the day to ensure the salon is always welcoming and kept presentable
Reception duties (including answering the phone and making client appointments)
Meeting and greeting clients
Assisting the stylist
Making drinks Monday - College day, Wednesday 9am 6pm, Thursday 9am 5pm, Friday 9am 5pm, Saturday 8.30 am 2pm.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Outgoing and bubbly personality
Work using your own initiative
Willing to learn
Hard-working
Friendly


Skills Required: Good communication skills
Creative
Reliable


Entry Criteria: 2/E or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 1 functional skills also accepted.


Example Questions: Where do you see yourself in 5 years time? What interests you about hairdressing and why do you want to pursue this as a career?

Vacancy ID: 3421


Hospitality & Catering

Devour

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: 10 Am Until 5 Pm 5 Days Per Week Including 1 Day Release At Kirklees College

Location: Holmfirth




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is passionate about food and has a strong desire to start a culinary career within an innovative growing business. This is an opportunity to learn all there is to know about the trade.

Assists the Head Chef in ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld in the kitchen
Assists the Head Chef in ensuring that food is prepared and served to the clients on time
Maintain a high level of health, hygiene and safety when storing and preparing food
Supports the Senior Chefs as well as other kitchen employees in food production
Take directions and guidance from Senior Chefs and managers
Helps the Head Chef in the development of menus
Assists the kitchen staff in the storage of food
Assists the Head Chef in the ordering process
Prepare vegetables/meats/sauces The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: A strong passion for food and interest in the industry
Common sense approach
Reliable and trustworthy
Clean and presentable
Team player
Punctual


Skills Required: Quick thinker, able to react quickly to instruction
Communication and listening
Attention to detail


Entry Criteria: At least a 2/E or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 1 Functional Skills are also accepted as an equivalent.


Example Questions: What do you like to cook? What in particular do you like about Italian cuisine? Which Chefs do you aspire to?

Vacancy ID: 3437


Child Care

Little Latham Farmers

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Shifts Will Fall Over Mon - Fri Between 8 Am And 6 Pm

Location: Cleckheaton




Vacancy Title: Level 3 Children And Young People's Workforce Apprenticeship


Job Description: We are looking for a passionate, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentice to support the daily care routines, learning and development of children. To follow all the setting policies and procedures including safeguarding, equality and diversity and health and safety
To undertake domestic jobs, such as preparing snacks and supporting meals times and general cleaning duties
To ensure the setting constantly meets the correct requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage
To learn and work with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Development Matters
To work with the staff team to deliver exciting and stimulating play opportunities
To undertake training to support the development of yourself and the setting
To learn and uphold legislation and keep up to date with new information
To uphold a high standard of care within the nursery
To work closely with parents and families
Support the preparation of OFSTED The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Candidate must show initiative and willingness in all tasks
A passion and commitment to working with children
Candidate must be enthusiastic and eager to learn
Drive for personal and professional development
Punctual


Skills Required: Essential:

Enthusiastic about their course and willing to take on advice and mentoring from others
Some experience of working with children/young people in a school environment
Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents
Motivated candidate
Eager to learn


Entry Criteria: Educated to GCSE grade C/4 or above including English and maths or equivalent
Some work or voluntary experience working with children


Example Questions: What qualities and skills do you think you could bring to our nursery? What are your aspirations for the future in terms of your career?

Vacancy ID: 3441


Hospitality & Catering

RUMPUS ARTISAN BURGERS LIMITED

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Wed And Thurs 10 Am Until 9 Pm, Fri And Sat 10 Am Until 10 Pm, Sun 10 Am Until 9 Pm

Location:

Reality Check: Mondays will be spent at College for training.

Employer will pay for taxi home from work fares.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Hospitality Team Member


Job Description: This is a unique opportunity to join a vibrant business. We are looking for dynamic individuals seeking a career in hospitality and catering. You will work both in the kitchen area (alongside our head chef cultivating your food preparation skills) as well as dealing with customers (taking orders and providing excellent customer service). Key responsibilities:

To shadow one full time member of staff, learning the correct techniques for preparing and cooking
To adhere to all health and safety whilst in the kitchen
Day to day cleaning operations within the kitchen
To ensure that the food served is of quality standard
Customer service and satisfaction
Follow health and safety procedures
Ensure the burger bar is kept clean and up to standard at all times
Taking orders/payment
Providing excellent customer service The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Presentable
Polite
Bubbly
Keen and enthusiastic with a willingness to learn


Skills Required: Good communication skills


Entry Criteria: Initial screening for maths and English to show working at Level 1 or GCSE or above.


Example Questions: Why do you want to work at Rumpus? Where do you see yourself in three years time?

Vacancy ID: 3442


Hospitality & Catering

The Golden Cock

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Mon College, Wed 2pm Until 8pm, Thurs 2pm Until 8pm Fri Until 12 Until 6pm, Sat 2pm Until 8pm, Sun 11am Until 8pm

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: As a commis chef you're on the first rung of the ladder to becoming a great chef. In this kitchen you'll do food preparation work and basic cooking under the supervision of a senior chef.

This is an opportunity to learn all there is to know about your trade. Duties include:

Taking directions and guidance from senior chefs and managers
Maintaining high level of health, hygiene and safety when storing and preparing food
Preparing for mains, starters and desserts prior to service
Supporting the senior chefs as well as other kitchen employees during service
Assisting the head chef in ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld in the kitchen
Helping the head chef in the development of menus
Ensuring that the kitchen is kept clean at all times, be involved in weekly deep clean exercise Mondays at College

Shifts will fall over:
Wednesday 2pm until 8pm
Thursday 2pm until 8pm
Friday until 12 until 6pm
Saturday 2pm until 8pm
Sun 11am until 8pm

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Able to work under pressure
Reliable
Trustworthy


Skills Required: Able to take instructions
Communication / listening skills
Organisation skills


Entry Criteria: At least an E/2 or above in GCSE maths and English. Level 2 Functional Skills are also accepted.


Example Questions: Where do you see yourself in 5 years time? What food do you like to cook?

Vacancy ID: 3449


Business Admin

Fastrack Solutions Limited

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday To Friday, 10 Am Until 6 Pm

Location: Liversedge

Reality Check: The company is located in Liversedge and there is a regular bus service available.




Vacancy Title: Business Administration And Events Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Fastrack Solutions Limited, undertaking various duties involving Administration, marketing/social media activities and Customer Service. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

The aim is for the individual to develop and have more responsibility during their apprenticeship. The role will include some of the following areas:

Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Making telephone calls in a professional manner
Dealing with requests for information
Data base management
Support the marketing function
To deal courteously and efficiently with all visitors.
Providing refreshments for visitors when required
Update the company website
Use Facebook and twitter
Email campaigns
Assist organising events
General administrative duties
Produce reports
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Inputting data onto internal systems with a high level of accuracy
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Assisting all members of the team as and when required

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives. The hours can be flexible to suit The hours can be 30 or more per week the start and finish times can also be flexible.

2 x 30-minute un-paid breaks throughout the day, 1-hour unpaid lunch.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000 Ext 8612 or mobile 07788390025.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

The salary may be negotiable; this will depend on experience.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, if the budget allows, following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications for the apprenticeship training programme.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: Excellent written skills
Ability to communicate verbally effectively
Excellent numeracy skills
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management
Organised


Entry Criteria: Must have grade C or above or equivalent in Maths and English or evidence you are working at or able this level.

An IT qualification would be desirable but not essential.


Example Questions: What interests you about this role? Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

Vacancy ID: 3451


Marketing

Bluespot Furniture Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £200

Hours per week: 8.30 Am - 5 Pm - Monday To Friday

Location:

Reality Check: The wage ranges from 156 to 200 per week - There may be a possibility or a higher rate subject to experience.

Company is located in Dewsbury so there are excellent links via bus and train travel

Check location and cost for you to travel




Vacancy Title: Digital Marketing Apprentice


Job Description: The Marketing Apprentice will work closely with the Head of Marketing and Digital to develop their own personal skills and gain experience in digital marketing, specifically around content strategy, SEO, CRO, social media, e-commerce, content management system and email marketing.

PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch


The person would manage all social channels and have a strong footing/involvement in creating and delivering the content strategy itself across all channels. We welcome applications from creative candidates who enjoy writing and are very familiar with social media platforms in general and genuinely enjoy it in their personal life.

We are heavily investing in our digital capability and have great ambitions in this space. We are now on the lookout for local talent to strengthen our small digital team and take it to new heights. Youll have the opportunity to work alongside experts in their field and will get to play with with all the latest tools in digital marketing.

The ideal candidate will be someone who will grow in their role with the potential to progress

Cover the entire content strategy: Ideation, research, planning, writing, SEO research & optimisation, publishing, tracking and reporting

Creating high-quality content that engage, inspire and educate our audience to firmly establish Bluespot as a thought leader in our field
Recycle the assets in a multitude of digital formats (text, video, infographics) and disseminate them through various digital channels (website, blog, social and email)
Community engagement and audience growth on blog and social media channels (Linkedin, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest)
Keyword research and optimisation for maximised impact on Google
Channelling customer enquiries to the customer service team
Identifying and capturing sales opportunities and channelling these to the sales team
Website, blog and social media performance analysis and reporting
Monitor and report on competitor content strategies and channel activity
Generate ideas to increase communication activity across all channels
Contribute to the development of marketing plans
Act as a brand ambassador, ensuring the Bluespot Furniture brand is used correctly and consistently across the entire organisation and all stakeholders

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.
The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

There may be a possibility that the salary could be negotiated; this will depend on experience and the budget allocation; this is not guaranteed.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, subject to successful employment and apprenticeship requirements; this is not guaranteed and is subject to approval/companys budget allocation.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk Tel: 01484 437000 Ext 8612 or 07788390025.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

The type of apprenticeship that will be delivered may either be the Level 3 Digital Marketing and Social Media or the Level 3 Marketer the final decision will depend upon the experience of the successful candidate, the specific job requirements and the needs of the companys business plan/requirements.


Personal Qualities: Creative and technologically savvy
Willing to learn and eager to progress with a passion for a future in digital marketing and communications
Organised, personable and proactive
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure


Skills Required: Should have a very good grasp of spelling and grammar and be genuinely interested in content writing and social.
Good MS office skills
Experience using the main social media platforms as well email and the web
Personal organisation skills including good time keeping and workspace management
Good verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiasm, reliability, flexibility and self-motivation
Good attention to detail
Creative frame of mind
A genuine interest in marketing and a desire to learn and grow along with us.

Desirable
Strong administration and organisational skills
Computer proficient with Microsoft Office
Have an excellent eye for detail and strong proofreading skills
Basic knowledge of the Adobe suite
Educated to GCSE level including English and Maths


Entry Criteria: GCSE in Maths, English grade C or equivalent
A or AS Level in Business / Media / English or BTEC National in Business / Marketing / IT
Other Marketing / Graphic Design / IT qualification preferable
Any other relevant qualification


Example Questions: Could you explain why you are interested in Marketing?

What is the 1 aspect of the role that most interests you?

Vacancy ID: 3455


Customer Service

Buy It Direct Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Our Customer Service Team work on a rota basis
Free parking on site
Staff discount on all of our product ranges
On site canteen (Huddersfield Office)




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Customer Service Practitioner


Job Description: Kickstart your career by joining BuyItDirects Apprenticeship scheme today. During your apprenticeship you will learn to apply a range of skills in order to provide an excellent customer service to our customers. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

Were looking for a friendly, hard-working and enthusiastic Customer Service Apprentice to join our dedicated team.

At the end of the training the candidate will achieve a level 2 or 3 qualification.

What youll be doing:

Youll be answering calls from our customers to help resolve their query in an efficient and professional manner
Our goal is one call resolution so it'll be important that you actively listen to the customer to understand their query / complaint
A great focus on detail is key to get all the necessary details and information from the customer to solve their problem and leave them feeling satisfied with the service
The ability to remain calm at all times as customers can be frustrated or angry
Good computer skills in order to log issues onto the system, process customer returns and update records
The ability to work as part of a growing team and support one another

The successful candidate for this job position will receive full training and guidance from our in-house customer service trainer. Upon completion of the apprenticeship you will earn a Level 2 or 3 Diploma. Your performance will be recognised and you could earn the opportunity to become a permanent member of the customer services team upon successful completion of your apprenticeship.


Personal Qualities: A friendly and approachable person who has a positive attitude and the ability to work in a fast paced environment
A reliable individual with excellent organisational and problem-solving skills
A self motivated individual with the ability to work under pressure


Skills Required: Fantastic communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to think on your feet
Individuals who can demonstrate high levels of accuracy and attention to detail with their work
A good working understanding of PC software such as Microsoft Office


Entry Criteria: A minimum of 5 GCSEs, with a pass grade in English and Maths, is required.


Example Questions: What interests you about this role? Why would you like to work for us?

Vacancy ID: 3457


Customer Service

Southgate Lighting Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Bradford

Reality Check: There are transport links via public transport please check travel times and costs.




Vacancy Title: Lighting Design And Customer Service Apprentice


Job Description: his is an exciting position which will result in the successful candidate specialising in a design related role. Initially, your role will involve undertaking varied customer service and administrative tasks to ensure you understand all areas of the business. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

Once you have demonstrated the necessary skills and knowledge you will be using specialist design software Relux as well as CAD which will allow you to design a product and documents as required.

The role will include various customer service, administration and design duties within the organisation with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship in the area of design.

The overview of the duties:

IT Literate needed (outlook, CAD, excel, Microsoft word, adobe illustrator,
General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake filing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Answer the telephone confidently and be able to communicate in a professional manner when taking helpdesk and general enquires.
Log all calls/job schedules with a high level of accuracy from customers and contractors
On the odd occasion make telephone calls and be able to confidently communicate to customers, contractors and staff in a professional manner
Check progress, completion of job and that all parties are satisfied.
Speak clearly and in a polite/friendly manner
Support to members of the Management Team
Assisting all members of the team as and when required
Dealing with requests for information
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives. Working Hours:

08:30 am to 17:00pm (Monday to Thursday)
08:30 am to 16:30pm (Friday)

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: A keen interest in design and using ICT
Excellent organisational skills
ICT skills
A customer focussed attitude
A motivated, hardworking and tenacious individual
A desire to develop the company product knowledge and a motivated approach to the role are essential
Wants to learn and achieve
Smart & Presentable
An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: A driving licence would be beneficial
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner
Must have a good level of literacy skills
IT literate ability to work with in-house bespoke packages (training provided)
A good understanding of Microsoft Packages especially Excel
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management
Good numeracy skills
Confident in using email and the internet
Willing to work effectively in the team


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: Why do you want to work for the company? What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else?

Vacancy ID: 3463


Motor Vehicle

Ilyas Autos

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Motor Vehicle Service And Maintenance Technician (light Vehicle)


Job Description: An excellent apprenticeship opportunity has arisen to become a fully trained motor vehicle mechanic.

Excellent and extensive on the job training will be given by the company with the apprenticeship programme being delivered with Kirklees College.

On a day release basis you will attend Kirklees Colleges purpose built training Centre. Use of diagnostic equipment to identify vehicle faults
Testing of parts and systems to ensure correct working
Following checklists to ensure all critical parts of vehicles are examined
Carrying service and inspection
Maintenance of electronic systems including on board entertainment systems
Undertaking repair and maintenance of vehicle parts including clutches, gearboxes, tyres, brakes and suspension
Completion of legible and accurate paperwork for the customers and centres records
Maintenance of a clean and tidy work environment The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.


Personal Qualities: Out-going, good sense of humour
Team player
Punctual


Skills Required: Common sense approach to tasks
IT Skills
Good hand eye coordination


Entry Criteria: A 4/C or above in maths and English, or level 2 Functional Skills.
A motor vehicle qualification or some work experience in this sector.


Example Questions: Why do you want to become a mechanic? Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

Vacancy ID: 3465


Motor Vehicle

NL Commercials

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Batley

Reality Check: Some working outdoors and some working at height




Vacancy Title: Motor Vehicle Service And Maintenance Apprentice Technician (heavy Vehicle)


Job Description: A fantastic opportunity to work in specialist motor vehicle company. They are looking to employ someone long term.

The nature of the work ranges from replacing simple parts through to solving complex faults with the use of diagnostic methods and equipment.
Conducting routine heavy vehicle maintenance
Removing and replacing heavy vehicle chassis units and components
Inspecting Heavy Vehicles
Supporting job roles in the Automotive environment
Learning about the materials, fabrication, tools and measuring devices used in Automotive environment
Removing and replacing heavy vehicle units and components
Learning about heavy vehicle engine mechanical, lubrication and cooling system units and components
Learning about heavy vehicle fuel, air supply and exhaust system units and components
Removing and replacing heavy vehicle electrical units and components
Learning about removing and replacing heavy vehicle transmission and driveline units and components
Diagnosing and rectifying vehicle auxiliary electrical faults
Inspecting heavy vehicles to comply with legal requirements
Diagnosing and rectifying heavy vehicle engine faults
Diagnosing and rectifying heavy vehicle chassis system faults
Learning about diagnosing and rectification of heavy vehicle transmission and driveline faults
The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437 000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Good team player
Honest and trustworthy
Willing to learn and listen to instructions
Good sense of humour


Skills Required: A strong interest in motor vehicles
Ability to work using own initiative
Good time keeping
Strong work ethic


Entry Criteria: Maths and English grade C/4 or above.


Vacancy ID: 3471


Customer Service

Burton Safes Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £187.5

Hours per week: Monday - Friday

Location: Holmfirth

Reality Check: The organisation is located 5 miles from Huddersfield Town Centre. There is a train from Huddersfield to Honley (11 minutes, which is the neighbouring village of Brockholes and regular bus service direct from Huddersfield every 20 minutes.




Vacancy Title: Customer Administrator And Warehouse Apprentice


Job Description: Burton Safes is a small but successful company specialising in the design, supply, distribution and installation of physical security solutions. Its main market is the UK but it does also export to Europe, Middle East and Asia. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

The role will include various administration duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship. By the end of your apprenticeship you will be able to undertake and be fully trained in the tasks below.

Administration:
Inputting data onto internal systems with a high level of accuracy
Typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
Responsible for co-ordinating the post
Filing, photocopying/scanning and distribution of relevant documents.
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
preparation of stock accounting and quality control documentation,
Assisting with carrier labels
Assisting all members of the team as and when required
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Excel and Outlook
To carry out any other reasonable task as requested by management to ensure to smooth running of the organisation

Customer Service:
Delivering high levels of customer service in a friendly and professional way
Providing refreshments for visitors when required
To deal courteously and efficiently with all visitors.
Dealing with requests for information
Communicating with external customers eg Delivery Drivers etc
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Making telephone calls to customers to update them on their orders, after training
Using product knowledge to support other departments requirements
Liaising with internal departments
Liaising with the company buyer for ordering of consumables,

Occasional Warehouse Duties:
General portage duties including moving of boxes and general housekeeping
Loading & unloading vans, if and when required
Communicating with external customers Royal Mail/TNT other Delivery Drivers etc
Adding stock to shelves
Checking in/out stock and entering this information accurately on to the system.
Taking reasonable care of your own and other peoples health, safety and welfare and reporting any situation which may pose a serious or imminent threat to the well-being of yourself or of any other person

Ensuring that the policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.
Monday-Friday , 37.5 hours per week,

4 days spent at Brockholes and 1 day at College.


Personal Qualities: An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual,
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload.
Friendly and approachable.
Commitment to undertake continued training and development.


Skills Required: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
Must have a good level of literacy skills.
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages.
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Good numeracy skills.
Confident in using email and the internet.
The successful candidate will be organised.
Willing to work effectively in the team.
Good typing skills
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.


Entry Criteria: Maths Level 4 (C) & English Level 4 (C)


Example Questions: What qualities and skills do you have for this job?


What are you proud of achieving?

Vacancy ID: 3478


Engineering

Syngenta UK Limited

Closing Date: 13/03/2020

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Science Industry Maintenance Technician (electrical) Apprentice


Job Description: Please DO NOT click 'Apply Online' to the left of this advert. If you'd like to apply, please click the below link to apply directly on Syngenta's website:

https://syngenta.taleo.net/careersection/unitedkingdom/jobdetail.ftljob=18016072&tz=GMT%2B00%3A00&tzname=

To view the current vacancies the website will require you to register for an account. After registration you will be able to create a personal profile and edit the settings to be sent reminders for vacancies matching your profile. You will be able to apply for the apprenticeship vacancies using your personal profile.


Syngentas Advanced Apprenticeship Programme offers fantastic opportunities including a chance to earn while you learn. You will emerge with valuable qualifications and a wealth of experience that will open doors to a career in a world-class company.

An opportunity is available at our award-wining Huddersfield Manufacturing Centre on the Level 3 Electrical Science Industry Maintenance Technician working alongside a world class team maintaining complex computer controlled manufacturing plant that provides engineering services to the Huddersfield Site 24/7 365 days a year.

Your role will be to maintain complex manufacturing plants to the highest safety, health and environmental standards and ensure they are available to deliver on promises we have made to the business.

You will be involved with preventative maintenance, planned maintenance and breakdown response.


Personal Qualities:
Motivated
Pro-active
Self-starter


Skills Required:
Ability to demonstrate good technical aptitude
Ability to work as part of a team
Excellent Numeracy and Literacy Skills


Entry Criteria:
3 GCSE A*-C (Level 4-6 equivalent) including Science and ICT and/or Technical subjects
GSCE Grade B (Level 5-6 equivalent) in Mathematics and English


Vacancy ID: 3482


Customer Service

Score (Europe) Ltd

Closing Date: 05/07/2020

Hours per week: Monday To Friday 8:30 Until 4:00

Location:

Reality Check: The Company is located 10/15 minute walk from Brighouse train station
There are regular bus and a train services from the surrounding towns
Please check bus/train routes and costs




Vacancy Title: Receptionist/administration Apprentice


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and motivated individual who is aware of the importance of providing excellent customer service and administration support and would like to be part of a hardworking team and successful company. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

This vacancy is available to School and College leavers as well as anyone who wants to start before July.

General administration and reception duties as follows:

Booking transport/flights and Accommodation etc.
Booking dates and times for the conference room.
Corresponding verbally with people internal and external to the organisation in a professional manner
Recording incoming faxes and sending out faxes.
Distributing incoming post and stamping all outgoing post.
Ensure all messages are dealt with efficiently and appropriately making sure a contact telephone number is taken and then passed on to the relevant person(s) in an efficient and timely manner.
Producing minutes for meetings, after training.
Ordering our office stationary.
Monitoring of visitors
Keeping the photocopier, printer and fax machine supplied with paper.
Ensure reception and waiting areas are kept neat, tidy and safe.
Excellent organisational/communication skills
Scanning documents
Shredding and laminating
Using various pieces of office equipment
Producing reports
Arranging meetings/appointments
Producing reports
Updating records
Filing
Using Microsoft, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Corresponding via email

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives of the company. You will be required to complete a company Application Form if you are shortlisted for interview.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Applicants must be bubbly, outgoing, welcoming and friendly
Ability to work on own initiative
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual


Skills Required: Should be an excellent communicator
Must be polite, friendly and helpful when speaking to people
Must have a corporate/smart appearance
Must speak in a clear and professional manner, face to face and on the telephone
Must have a professional approach
Some previous experience on Reception would be desirable
An IT qualification is desirable but not essential
They should be a team player, is approachable and willing to develop
You must be able to focus on the job in hand and complete it to a high standard


Entry Criteria: Excellent standard of English and Maths (Cs preferred but may consider individuals personal skills and qualities.)

Excellent IT skills. IT qualification is desirable but not essential must have knowledge of Word, Excel and Powerpoint and email.


Example Questions: Explain why it is important to an organisation for someone to have good customer service and accuracy skills? Please provide examples of the various strengths you possess and why we should consider you for an interview over someone else.

Vacancy ID: 3502


Science

ALS Environmental UK & Ireland

Closing Date: 28/02/2020

Weekly Wage: £192.4

Hours per week: Monday - Friday. Shifts Tbc.

Location: Ossett

Reality Check:
Will be working with chemicals and waste waters.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Laboratory Technician


Job Description:
An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Wakefield laboratory where we are looking to appoint enthusiastic and dedicated individuals with a passion for science.
As part of the ALS team you will be involved in a wide range of analytical areas which include the testing of drinking and waste water for microbiological and chemical parameters.

Key accountabilities will include:
Samples completed in compliance with quality management system
Samples completed to allocated quantities and deadlines
Adhere to Health and Safety and Company policies and procedures
Maintain daily service delivery to Company KPIs
Understand customer requirements
Work with other team members to ensure efficient flow of samples
Maintenance of own CPD record

Will be working with chemicals and waste waters.


Personal Qualities:
Willingness to be trained and developed
Ability to use own initiative
Flexible approach to work
Well presented
Polite
Punctual
Trustworthy
Hardworking
Honest
Adaptable


Skills Required: Ability to work as part of a team
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills
Ability to prioritise tasks
Excellent organisational skills
Good problem-solving skills


Entry Criteria:
5 GCSEs including science, maths and English at grade 5 or above (or equivalents)
Level 3 qualification desirable


Example Questions: Why are you interested in this vacancy? Why do you think drinking and waste water are analysed?

Vacancy ID: 3503


Business Professional

Kare Plus Huddersfield

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday To Friday, 9 Am Until 5 Pm

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: The company is located 2.7 miles from Huddersfield town centre. There are buses every 12 minutes from Huddersfield Town centre.

Please check the time it will take for you to travel as well as the cost.




Vacancy Title: Recruitment Resourcer Apprentice


Job Description: In your role as Recruitment Resourcer you will work alongside the sales team within your office the support they need to meet and maintain client and candidate requirements. As part of this role you will complete a Recruitment Resourcer Apprenticeship and use and develop your Customer Service skills.

Role and responsibilities: (External)

Answer inbound calls efficiently and accurately.
Deal with general candidate and client queries via telephone and email.
Log calls and update database with key information from candidates.
Advert management including advertising roles on job boards and liaising with the consultants.
Update any email failures and bounce backs to keep records up-to-date.
Update and manage database with candidate and client information and CVs continually.
Support team and clients in the management of roles by using various methods of social media, database and emails to get in contact with them for the roles the consultants will be working on.

Role and responsibilities:(Internal)

Attending daily and weekly job meetings to ensure candidates and vacancies are prioritised correctly when taking incoming calls.
Preparing target candidate lists from networking, database and internet research.
General office administration duties including scanning and photocopying documents and data input on to the database.
Identifying potential sales leads.
Ensure job adverts and candidate CVs are in line with the companies brand guidelines at all times.
Assist with ad-hoc projects to support the team as and when required The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Ability to work independently using own initiative, after training and work as part of a team
Being confident and willing to use the phone and contact people when necessary
Strong work ethic and willing to learn from others
Good communication skills to effectively deal with a wide range of customers
Respect, confidentiality and integrity


Skills Required: Organised and meticulous, with excellent time management skills
Ability to work to deadlines
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good telephone manner
Excellent IT Skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritise projects
Customer-service focused


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits. Good IT skills are essential for this position.


Example Questions: What skills do you have to be successful in this role? Are there any achievements that you would like to tell us?

Vacancy ID: 3504


Customer Service

Ridley & Hall Solicitors

Closing Date: 22/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 8.45am - 5.15pm

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Ridley and Hall are located in Huddersfield Town centre. Check travel arrangements




Vacancy Title: Administration Assistant Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Ridley and Hall undertaking varied duties. You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team. The role will include various administration and customer service duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship. The role will include some of the following areas:

General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Meeting and greeting external suppliers
Support to members of the Management Team
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word and Excel
Providing refreshments for visitors when required
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Responsible for co-ordinating the post
Take special deliveries to the Post Office
Distribute fax and file print outs of fax journal
Deliver messages and documentation to the Courts and other locations
Provide refreshments when asked to do so for meetings
Purchase sundries when required, e.g., milk, tea, coffee, sugar etc
Inputting data onto internal systems with a
high level of accuracy
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Assisting all members of the team as and when required
Dealing with requests for information
Opening and closing client files

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.


Personal Qualities: An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Good interpersonal skills
Ability to be discrete and maintain high levels of confidentiality
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
High attention to detail
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Ability to stay clam under pressure
Organised
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
Must have a good level of literacy skills.
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages.
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Confident in using email and the internet.
The successful candidate will be organised.
Willing to work effectively in the team.
Good typing skills
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What skills do you have that would benefit us?
Where do you see yourself in 1 year?

Vacancy ID: 3505


Hospitality & Catering

The Bulls Head

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £151.2

Hours per week: 36 Hours, Shifts Tbc By Employer

Location:

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Blackmoorfoot.

Shifts will include working weekends, and may include lunchtimes 9-12, 12 noon until 3pm and evenings 5pm until 9.00pm.




Vacancy Title: Front Of House Apprentice


Job Description: An exciting vacancy for a Front of House role at one of our exquisite country pu /restaurants within the Holme Valley Inns Group. This is the perfect opportunity to begin your career in the Hospitality industry. Meet and greet customers
Take food and drink orders
Serving food and drink at the tables
Initiate excellent customer service
Process cash and card payments
Working behind the bar serving a range of alcoholic (dependent on age) and non-alcoholic drinks
Ensure stock is replenished
Maintain the cleanliness of the dining area
Following health and safety and food hygiene procedures
Ensure everyone is having the best time possible.
The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
A willingness and desire to learn
A smart and tidy appearance
Tact and diplomacy for dealing with demanding customers
High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
A flexibility to work weekends and evenings


Skills Required: Pride in delivering excellent customer service
Good teamwork ethic
Strong communication skills
The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
Organised multitasker
Creativity and imagination for food presentation


Entry Criteria: Initial screening for maths and English to show working at Level 1 or GCSE or above.


Example Questions: What has inspired you to want to work in the hospitality industry? How would you describe your personality? And why do you think you have the right personality type for this role?

Vacancy ID: 3506


Hospitality & Catering

The Sands House Inn

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £151.2

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Shifts will include working weekends, and may include lunchtimes, 11.00am until 3.00pm and evenings, 5.00pm until 9.30pm.




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: An exciting vacancy for an Apprentice Chef at one of our exquisite country pub restaurants within the group. As a Commis Chef you're on the first rung of the ladder to becoming a great Chef. In this kitchen you'll do food preparation work and basic cooking under the supervision of a Senior Chef, rotating through sections such as sauce, vegetables and fish etc.

This is an opportunity to learn all there is to know about your trade.

Your duties may include:

Take directions and guidance from Senior Chefs and managers
Maintain a high level of health, hygiene and safety when storing and preparing food
Prepare vegetables / meats / sauces / pastry
Supports the Senior Chefs as well as other kitchen employees in food production
Assists the kitchen staff in maintaining high cuisine standards for functions and al a carte
Assists the Line Chefs in the production of different foods, for example vegetables, meats and pastries
Assists the Head Chef in ensuring that food is prepared and served to the clients on time
Assists the Head Chef in ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld in the kitchen
Helps the Head Chef in the development of menus
Assists other junior kitchen staff in ensuring that the restaurant is kept clean at all times
Assists the Head Chef in the ordering process
Assists the kitchen staff in the storage of food


Personal Qualities: Confidence
Flexible
Commitment to the role
Able to keep calm and positive in a pressured environment
Somebody who is reliable and career driven
Somebody who can work under their own initiative
Somebody able to work different shifts


Skills Required: Previous skills/experience in food preparation would be an advantage
Able to work in a professional food preparation environment
Willingness to learn
Ability to apply Health and Safety in the Kitchen


Entry Criteria: At least working at level 1 in maths and English (2/E and above in GCSE)


Example Questions: What has inspired you to want to be a Chef? How would you describe your personality?

Vacancy ID: 3507


Hospitality & Catering

The Sands House Inn

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £151.2

Hours per week: Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Shifts will include working weekends and may include lunchtimes, 9.00am - 12.00pm, 12.00pm until 3.00pm and evenings 5.00pm until 9.00pm.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Hospitality Team Member


Job Description: An exciting vacancy for a Front of House role at one of our exquisite country pub / restaurants within the Holme Valley Inns Group. This is the perfect opportunity to begin your career in the Hospitality industry. Duties include:

Meet and greet customers
Take food and drink orders
Serving food and drink at the tables
Initiate excellent customer service
Process cash and card payments
Working behind the bar serving a range of alcoholic (dependent on age) and non-alcoholic drinks
Ensure stock is replenished
Maintain the cleanliness of the dining area
Following health and safety and food hygiene procedures
Ensure everyone is having the best time possible The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
A willingness and desire to learn
A smart and tidy appearance
Tact and diplomacy for dealing with demanding customers
High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
A flexibility to work weekends and evenings


Skills Required: Pride in delivering excellent customer service
Good teamwork ethic
Strong communication skills
The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
Organised multi-tasker
Creativity and imagination for food presentation


Entry Criteria: Initial screening for maths and English to show working at Level 1 or GCSE or above.


Example Questions: What has inspired you to want to work in the hospitality industry? How would you describe your personality? And why do you think you have the right personality type for this role?

Vacancy ID: 3508


Customer Service

Scott Brothers Enterprises Ltd

Closing Date: 01/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 9 Am - 5 Pm

Location:

Reality Check: The company is located just over 2 miles from Huddersfield Town Centre. Theres a regular bus service available.




Vacancy Title: Office Assistant Apprentice


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small and friendly team. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

Main Duties of include:
Answering telephone and keeping up to date with emails
Adding new clients and suppliers onto the database
Managing delivery queries and bookings
For the candidate who has an interest or shows an interest in Computer Aided Design there may be a development opportunity to train in this area of the business as well.
Keeping track of any deliveries
Making sure that we send out deliveries on time to customers.
Deal with paperwork associated with containers for export
Order in supplies such as stationary, printing substrate and other office requirements
Occasionally accounting tasks such as sending invoices and dealing with bills
Liaising with suppliers on payments.
Liaising with clients on payments.
Dealing with expenses and payments.
Occasionally create quotations
Provide exceptional customer service
Correspond by letter, email in a professional and accurate manner
Photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Clerical support to other members of staff.
Using Microsoft Packages in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
To deal courteously and efficiently with all visitors to the business.
Responsible for co-ordinating the post
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Maintain health & safety standards
Ensuring that the Policies of the Company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.


Personal Qualities: Should have a strong work ethic and take pride in their work.
An enthusiastic individual, with a flexible approach to work in a busy, fast-paced environment.
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual.
Ability to work flexibly and respond positively to the demands of a varied workload.
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: Communication skills (both written and verbal)
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
Computer literate
Adherence to quality control checks
Good time management
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Email, Excel and PowerPoint
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Excellent numeracy and literacy skills.
Confident in using the internet.
The successful candidate will be organised.
Willing to work effectively in the team.
Ability to work in a confidential manner


Entry Criteria: Maths and English Grade4/C or equivalent or above

An ICT qualification would be advantageous.


Example Questions: ? What key attributes and qualities do you think Scott Bros Ltd are looking for in a candidate?


? What would you look to achieve from this role?

Vacancy ID: 3510


Customer Service

Mirfield Automotive Spares Ltd

Closing Date: 23/02/2020

Hours per week: Monday To Friday 8am - 5pm

Location: Mirfield

Reality Check: Mirfield Auto Spares is located close to Mirfield town centre and is within a five minutes walk of both the main Huddersfield Road and Mirfield train station providing great public transport links.

Due to the nature of company the ability to drive would be an advantage. This company is commercial vehicle dismantlers and as such the successful candidate should be aware that they will be required to wear safety boots, gloves, helmet and high visibility vests when in the yard.




Vacancy Title: Customer Service Administration Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Mirfield Auto Spares undertaking varied duties. You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

The role will include various customer service and administration duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship. The role will include some of the following areas:

General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
Organising business travel and administering the company's internet shop, packaging and distribution of internet ordered goods, dealing with incoming and outgoing post
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents
Support to members of the Management Team
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Answering enquiries via our Ebay account
Taking photographs of items to be sold on Ebay
Adding parts to Ebay
Cleaning parts so they are ready to be photographed for sale
To deal courteously and efficiently with all visitors.
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with general enquiries from customers and clients.
Providing refreshments for visitors when required
Inputting data onto internal systems with a
high level of accuracy
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Assisting all members of the team as and when required
Dealing with requests for information
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives. Your working day will include 2 x unpaid 15 min breaks am and pm and half hour lunch break.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

The salary may be negotiable. This will depend on experience.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, if the budget allows, following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications towards the apprenticeship training programme.


Personal Qualities: An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Friendly and approachable.
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner
Must have a good level of literacy skills
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management
Good numeracy skills
Confident in using email and the internet
The successful candidate will be organised
Willing to work effectively in the team
You must have good computer skills and the ability to prioritise your own workload
Experience of Ebay trading and/or Facebook is beneficial
You should be able to demonstrate an eye for accuracy and attention to detail


Entry Criteria: Grade C/4 or above in Maths and English or equivalent is required.


Example Questions: Why do you feel you would suit this job? Outline your experience of Facebook or Ebay trading and why you feel you would be the ideal candidate to administer the companys online trading

Vacancy ID: 3517


Motor Vehicle

Gouranga Car Care Centre Ltd

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Mon To Fri, 8 Am Until 4.45 Pm, Sat 8 Am Until 12 Pm

Location: Elland

Reality Check: Please ensure you check how you would travel to the workplace before applying.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Light Motor Vehicle Mechanic


Job Description: An excellent apprenticeship opportunity has arisen to become a fully trained motor vehicle mechanic.

Excellent and extensive on the job training will be given by the company with the apprenticeship programme being delivered with Kirklees College. On a day release basis you will attend Kirklees Colleges purpose built training Centre. Use of diagnostic equipment to identify vehicle faults
Testing of parts and systems to ensure correct working
Following checklists to ensure all critical parts of vehicles are examined
Carrying service and inspection
Maintenance of electronic systems including on board entertainment systems
Undertaking repair and maintenance of vehicle parts including clutches, gearboxes, tyres, brakes and suspension
Completion of legible and accurate paperwork for the customers and centres records
Maintenance of a clean and tidy work environment The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Out-going, good sense of humour
Team player
Punctual


Skills Required: Common sense approach to tasks
IT Skills
Good hand eye coordination


Entry Criteria: 4/C or above in GCSE maths and English, level 2 functional skills are also accepted.


Example Questions: Why do you want to become a mechanic? What are your hobbies?

Vacancy ID: 3518


Customer Service

Little Bird Told Me Ltd

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 9 Am - 5 Pm

Location: Holmfirth

Reality Check: Some flexibility with the working hours may be offered (for example, if public transport is relied upon).

Occasionally you may be required to attend trade or consumer shows and this may involve working on a weekend.

The work will involve working in the warehouse on a daily basis.

There is a well-behaved dog (Millie) on the premises, belonging to a member of staff. You must be comfortable with having a dog present in the office.

The company is in a rural location about 6 miles from Huddersfield town centre. There are good transport links by bus.

The company is located about a 5-minute walk from the main road.

Please check the time it will take for you to travel as well as the cost.




Vacancy Title: Administration Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for local toy brand, Little Bird Told Me, assisting in varied duties in the following areas: administration, operations, warehousing, and customer services. The candidate will become an integral part of a small, hardworking and friendly team. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch


The role will include some of the following duties and the aim is for you to develop your skills and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship.

General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail, electronic filing.
Processing customer orders, from receipt through to despatch.
Warehouse duties, including picking and packing orders, assisting with stock takes and keeping the warehouse organised and tidy.
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word and Excel.
Dealing courteously and efficiently with all visitors.
Answering the telephone in a professional manner
Dealing with enquiries over the telephone and by email
Inputting data onto internal systems with a
high level of accuracy.
Assisting all members of the team as and when required.
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives.


Personal Qualities: An enthusiastic individual.
Flexible and dedicated approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done.
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record.
Ability to work on own initiative, when required.
Ability to work effectively both as part of a team and as an individual.
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload.
Friendly and approachable.
Commitment to undertake continued training and development.


Skills Required: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
Must have a good level of literacy skills.
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages.
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Good numeracy skills.
Confident in using email and the internet.
The successful candidate will be organised and have excellent attention to detail.
Willing to work effectively as part of a small team.


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What relevant qualities and/or skills do you possess that makes you the ideal candidate for this role?


What is your greatest achievement?

Vacancy ID: 3520


Marketing

Communities Together/Sangam Radio

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: The company is located in the outskirts of Huddersfield, just over a mile from Huddersfield Bus and Train station, so theres excellent transport links.




Vacancy Title: Digital Marketing Apprentice


Job Description: We are seeking a highly committed and enthusiastic individual, with a passion to develop a marketing and social media management career. You will support the Marketing Manager with projects on a daily basis. The role be based at Radio Sangam. You will help develop the online and offline presence of the business, ensuring consistency of message and PLEASE DO NOT CLICK THE LINK APPLY ONLINE ON THE LEFT OF THIS ADVERT - YOU SHOULD APPLY VIA THE WEB ADDRESS BELOW - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW AND SEARCH FOR THE NAME OF THE COMPANY:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch

Role & Responsibilities:

Manage online advertisements via Google Awords and Facebook Marketing.
Work to improve public brand image of several products and services.
Assisting with designing and updating newsletters and all social media platforms including elements of graphic design.
Updating of documentation such as application forms, leaflets and changing of texts.
To assist in increasing awareness of the company's brand and build awareness.
Ad hoc project management of marketing literature and/or business events allocated by Marketing Director.
Knowledge of Google Awords, Social Media, Online and email Marketing, Adobe Suite, HTML & CSS and Wordpress is desirable.


Personal Qualities: An interest in digital communication and marketing and web development is required in this field with a keen eye for detail and a good grasp of written English. You must be self-motivated, be able to work under direction and be punctual and professional. You will at times be talking with clients directly so a good telephone manner is essential.


Skills Required: Excellent planning and organisational skills
Great attention to detail.
Strong problem-solving ability.
Great business awareness.
Team player.
Great attention to detail.


Entry Criteria: GCSE Grade 4/C or equivalent level 2 qualification in English and Maths

Knowledge of Google Awords, Social Media, Online and email Marketing, Adobe Suite, including dreamweaver, HTML & CSS and Wordpress is desirable.
GCSE in Maths, English grade C or equivalent
A or AS Level in Business / Media / English or BTEC National In Business/Marketing/ Other Marketing / Graphic Design / IT qualification preferable

Any other relevant qualification that would be beneficial


Example Questions: How do you believe the future will be shaped by social media?

What are the benefits and drawbacks of social media use for businesses?

Vacancy ID: 3521


Joinery

Walkers Building Service (Huddersfield)

Closing Date: 07/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 7.30 Am - 5.00pm

Location: Flockton

Reality Check: Check travel distance! Very important as starting early. Starting time is 7.30 am.

Transport is an advantage!




Vacancy Title: Joinery Apprentice


Job Description: Traditionally a local builder, today Walker Builders provides building, maintenance and service insurance repairs nationally, working for leading organizations such as the NHBC (The National House Building Society), house builders, developers and managing agents. Work safely and be aware of key health, safety and welfare issues
Plan and carry out their work to commercial standards of quality and speed
Move, handle and store resources, such as materials and timber components, complying with relevant legislation & guidance
Interpret and follow verbal and written work instructions from trade supervisors and site managers
Select the required materials to carry out the work, such as correct timber, tools and fixings
Carry out a range of job tasks including measuring, marking out, fitting, cutting, splicing, finishing, positioning and securing
Install door and window frames, door and hatch linings, floor joist coverings, straight partitions and straight staircases
Install doors, ironmongery, service encasements, wall and floor units and fitments, cladding and staircase components
Erect inclined roofs with gables, joists, roof coverings and roof components
Use, maintain and store tools, power tools and associated equipment
Understand how to accurately take site and workplace dimensions
Understand how to form and proportion joints associated with architectural joinery work, such as mortice and tenon, dovetail and comb joint
Understand why, when and how health and safety control equipment should be used when undertaking architectural joinery work (e.g. personal protective equipment (PPE) and respiratory protective equipment (RPE)
Understand how to use, maintain and store marking and testing tools, hand tools, power tools and associated equipment
Understand how to requisition architectural joinery materials, such as timber, adhesives and fixings
Understand how to work at height and use access equipment safely


Personal Qualities: Punctual
Trustworthy
Able to work independently and integrate into established team
Conscientious
Have ambition to progress within the industry
Good problem solver


Skills Required: Ability to follow instruction and production schedules
Attention to detail when completing tasks
Willingness to study towards a construction skills apprenticeship
Good communication and customer relation skills
Awareness of health & safety


Entry Criteria: Minimum of grade 3 or above in Maths or English


Example Questions: What can you bring to the company?




Where do you see yourself in 5 year?s time?

Vacancy ID: 3522


Brickwork

Walkers Building Service (Huddersfield)

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 7.30 Am - 5.00pm

Location: Wakefield

Reality Check: Check travel distance! Very important as early start at 7.30 am!

Transport is an advantage!




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Bricklayer


Job Description: Traditionally a local builder, today Walker Builders provides building, maintenance and service insurance repairs nationally, working for leading organizations such as the NHBC (The National House Building Society), house builders, developers and managing agents. To learn all aspects of Bricklaying and associated building trades skills
Mixing mortar
Loading out materials
Checking measurements
Laying brick and blocks
Unloading deliveries
Keeping the work area tidy and safe
Pointing brickwork
General building work as and when required


Personal Qualities: Punctual
Trustworthy
Able to work independently and integrate into established team
Conscientious
Have ambition to progress within the industry
Good problem solver


Skills Required: Ability to follow instruction and production schedules
Attention to detail when completing tasks
Willingness to study towards a construction skills apprenticeship
Good communication and customer relation skills
Awareness of health & safety


Entry Criteria: Minimum of grade 3 or above in Maths or English


Example Questions: What can you bring to the company?




Where do you see yourself in 5 year?s time?

Vacancy ID: 3523


Customer Service

Together in Care Forensic Ltd

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £225

Hours per week: Times Tbc

Location: Cleckheaton

Reality Check: Please check the time it will take you to travel.

Please be aware it will takes at least 1 hour travelling from Dewsbury or Huddersfield Bus Station.




Vacancy Title: Customer Service Practitioner


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Together in Care Forensic Ltd undertaking varied duties. You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team, reporting to the Registered Manager. The role will include various duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship.

The role will include some of the following areas:

General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Support to members of the Management Team
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word and Excel
To deal courteously and efficiently with all visitors
Providing refreshments for visitors when required
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Responsible for co-ordinating the post
Inputting data onto internal systems with a high level of accuracy
Dealing with stationery/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate
Assisting all members of the team as and when required
Dealing with requests for information.
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.
Inputting data onto internal systems with a high level of accuracy
Ensuring that the Policies of the company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by the organisation which is relevant to your post within the company to meet the overall business objectives. The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. You must attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of their application.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college by emailing apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel:01484 437 000 ext. 8630.

There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

The salary may be negotiable. This will depend on experience.

The salary may also increase after a probationary period, if the budget allows, following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications towards the apprenticeship training programme.


Personal Qualities: An enthusiastic individual
Flexible approach to work, willing to go the extra mile to get the job done
Must be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Ability to work on own initiative, when required
Ability to work effectively as both part of a team and as an individual
Respond positively to the demands of a varied workload
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Skills Required: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner
Must have a good level of literacy skills
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management
Good numeracy skills
Confident in using email and the internet
The successful candidate will be organised
Willing to work effectively in the team
Good typing skills
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner


Entry Criteria: Grade C or above in Maths and English or equivalent would be preferred but each person will be considered on their individual merits.


Example Questions: What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else? What IT skills do you have that would benefit the company?

Vacancy ID: 3524


Marketing

Together in Care Forensic Ltd

Closing Date: 08/03/2020

Weekly Wage: £262.5

Hours per week: Times Tbc

Location: Cleckheaton

Reality Check: Please check the time it will take you to travel.

Please be aware it will takes at least 1 hour travelling from Dewsbury or Huddersfield Bus Station.




Vacancy Title: Digital Marketer


Job Description: The Marketing Apprentice will work closely with the marketing team to develop their own personal skills and gain experience in many areas including PR, digital, GDPR and compliance, digital marketing and communications. The main purpose of the role is to develop systems to put the organisation in the public domain and built a profile for the company. Developing and maintaining website, Uploading blogs. Social media presents and ensuring that organisation reaches as many potential clients and potential candidates who can join the team/organisation.

The ideal candidate will be someone who will grow in their role with the potential to develop into a full Marketing Assistant role.

Youll support the marketing and communications team with a wide range of administrative duties and tasks from loading event information onto our website, analysing social media engagement and monitoring media activity. You will also be involved in synthesising the data/ information from feedback exercises we do with clients. Developing recruitment campaigns through social media. Maintaining the website and introducing new developments which includes interactive ways to engage current staff, potential staff and clients.

Main Duties:
Supporting the marketing team across all areas including;

Design & artwork
Social media content and scheduling
Website and social media analysis
Media tracking
Photography and video of events and activities within the organisation.
Promotion of a variety of products and campaigns
Research
Data handling including GDPR compliance checks and updates
Update the company website, ensuring maintenance of all web listings, imagery, descriptions and categories
Handling of incoming calls and queries
Liaise with all departments across the organisation to gather, define, collate, schedule and assign work requests within the marketing department
Updating and tracking of the marketing pipeline
Oversee the internal and external management and distribution of printed materials
Be the first point-of-contact for all administrative marketing tasks
Liaison with external supporters and volunteers
Generate ideas to increase communication activity across all channels
Contribute to the development of marketing plans which includes running job adverts The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Creative and technologically savvy
Willing to learn and eager to progress with a passion for a future in marketing and communications
Organised, personable and proactive
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure


Skills Required: Good MS office skills including Powerpoint
Experience using the main social media platforms as well email and the web
Digital organisational skills, including computerised file and folder organisation
Personal organisation skills including good time keeping and workspace management
Good verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiasm, reliability, flexibility and self-motivation
Good attention to detail
Creative frame of mind
A genuine interest in marketing

Desirable

Strong administration and organisational skills
Computer proficient with Microsoft Office
Ability to use initiative and work under pressure
Have an excellent eye for detail and strong proofreading skills
Basic knowledge of the Adobe suite
Educated to GCSE level including English and Maths


Entry Criteria: GCSE in Maths, English grade C or equivalent
A or AS Level in Business / Media / English or BTEC National In Business / Marketing / IT
Other Marketing / Graphic Design / IT qualification preferable
Any other relevant qualification


Example Questions: Could you explain why you are interested in the field of Marketing? Are you able to explain the difference between Search Engine Optimisation and Paid Search?

Vacancy ID: 3525


Warehousing

SCM Turbomotive Ltd

Closing Date: 06/03/2020

Hours per week: Mon ? Thurs 9.00am - 5.30pm, Fri - 9.00am - 4.30 Pm

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Despatch Apprentice


Job Description: SCM are looking for a candidate who is motivated to achieve. A candidate who can (with training and time) work independently to meet tight deadlines. The successful candidate will need to work flexibly both in terms of hours and tasks. Some tasks will be completed alone, others as part of a small team. Duties/main tasks:
Checking stock deliveries, stock rotation, stock replenishment
Timely picking, packing and despatching of customer orders
Maintaining accurate stock through cycle counting
Completing and updating relevant paperwork
Communicating with customers (both external and internal)
General housekeeping
Maintaining health and safety standards and requirements


Starting wage 4.15 p/h - however this will be reviewed regularly and will increase in line with performance and progression through your apprenticeship.

The first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview with a member of the team at Kirklees College. It is mandatory to attend an interview at the college for your application to progress.

Candidates may be asked to complete an assessment as part of the interview process. Information will be in your interview letter.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact the Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees college on apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000. There is no need to contact the employer at this stage, the college is more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.


Personal Qualities: Strong work ethic
Flexible
Punctual
Able to work as part of a team also able to use own initiative
A desire to learn the computer system side of the business would be an advantage


Skills Required: Good communication (verbal and written)
Attention to detail
Organised
Good time management
Must be able to read and write numbers accurately


Entry Criteria: A minimum of 4 GCSE's (or equivalent) with the following grades: English and maths at 3/D or above and 2 other GCSE's (or equivalent) at 3/D or above, however each person will be considered on their individual merits


Example Questions: What do you know about SCM Turbomotive? What can you bring to this role?

Kirklees College