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Vacancy ID: 2917


Business Admin

Konnect Recruitment

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 148

Hours per week: 8.30 Am To 5 Pm Mon To Fri

Location:

Reality Check: Please chack travel time and costs




Vacancy Title: Recruitment Apprentice


Job Description: 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.


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


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
Konnect Recruitment are an equal opportunities employer.
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: Strong communication and listening skills good telephone manner. Good literacy, numeracy and IT Skills (in particular MS Excel) - accuracy when processing data.


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


Entry Criteria: G.C.S.E 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: 2926


Business Admin

Watermark Plumbing Supplies Huddersfield

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 157.5

Hours per week: Mon - Fri 9.00am Until 5.00pm With 1 Hour Unpaid Lunch Break.

Location:

Reality Check: The company is located on the outskirts of Huddersfild Town Centre from the Huddersfield Bus Station it would be around 15 to 20 minutes to walk. There are also regular public transport service available.
Please check the map for the location and the cost of your travel.




Vacancy Title: Administration Apprentice


Job Description: This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and skills. You will be working alongside a friendly and hardworking team dealing with the day to day accountancy and administration duties. 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 administration duties. The role will start at Phase 1 with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship.

Phase 1
General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake filing, faxing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Open & distribute incoming mail
Sort, distribute & file Internal mail
Match Delivery Notes with Invoices and pass to Purchase Ledger Department for processing
Prepare and frank mail for posting as and when required
Inputting data onto internal systems with a
high level of accuracy
Dealing with stationary/stock levels and reordering as and when appropriate


Phase 2 (to be introduced as and when appropriate)
Daily Banking for one site
Preparation & Balancing of sales data in Excel spreadsheet form (Twice weekly)

Phase 3 (to be introduced as and when appropriate)
Preparation & Processing on our accounts system, various Overhead Invoices
Completion of New Supplier application forms for signature
Preparation of Boiler Rebate claims

The above Phase 1, 2 & 3 roles and responsibilities are not exhaustive and may be subject to change. Development of the role is key and intended to encourage the right candidate to progress within the company. After completion of the Business Administration apprenticeship, there may be the opportunity to progress onto Business Administration Level 3, or an accountancy qualification.



For any further information on this vacancy please contact Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: (01484 437000 ext 8612 or 07788390025).

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.

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 for the apprenticeship training programme.



Personal Qualities: Must have excellent personal skills and have a professional manner
Must be able to communicate confidently with a wide range of people
Excellent literacy and numeracy skills
Should have good IT skills and be able to use Microsoft packages, Office, internet and email
Must be able to work independently and within a team
Should be able to accurately input information and pay attention to detail
Must be able to prioritise workload and be able to work under pressure
Should be well organised


Skills Required: Be enthusiastic, with a flexible approach to work in a busy, fast-paced environment
Should be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Friendly and approachable
Ability to adapt to our culture which is to provide excellent Customer Service
Commitment to undertake continued training and development


Entry Criteria: Good GCSE Maths/English grade C and above (or equivalent) is desirable; we will however assess each candidate individually
An IT qualification would be desirable but not essential


Example Questions: Why do you wish to work for us?
What skills and qualities do you have over someone else?

Vacancy ID: 2972


Customer Service

David Eddowes Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

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:

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


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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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: 3002


Business Admin

Score (Europe) Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 136.5

Hours per week: Mon-thurs

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 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

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.
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: 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.


Skills Required: 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,
.


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: 3027


Hair

STRANDS HAIRDRESSING LTD

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Location: Holmfirth

Reality Check: Please check the location of the vacancy and how you would travel to the workplace.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Hairdresser


Job Description: We are looking for a hardworking 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:

Assisting the stylists
Reception duties (including answering the phone and making client appointments)
Meeting and greeting clients
Making drinks
General housekeeping throughout the day to ensure the salon is always welcoming and kept presentable 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: Good communication skills
Creative
Reliable


Skills Required: Friendly
Outgoing and bubbly personality
Work using your own initiative


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


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

Vacancy ID: 3042


Business Admin

Oakland Glass Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 146.25

Hours per week: 37.5 Hours Mon - Fri

Location: Dewsbury

Reality Check: You must be able to carry out work in accordance with Employers Health and Safety Guidelines.
Excellent transport links by bus and train into Dewsbury Centre. The company is located on an industrial estate just over a mile from Dewsbury Centre; therefore, it may take you around 15 minutes to walk from the centre.




Vacancy Title: Business Administrator


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and motivated individual who is aware of the importance of providing excellent customer service, is interested in IT and would like to be part of a hardworking team and a growing and successful company.
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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Answering the telephone in a polite and professional manner
Meeting and greeting visitors in a polite and professional manner
Produce reports as when required
Use various IT software packages including: Excel, Word and Sage
Inputting details onto our systems.
Correspond by email, letter and as well as other methods
Scanning and photocopying documentation
Filing information electronically and manually
Consistently achieve both department and company objectives
Following applying for this vacancy the first stage, after your initial application, will be to attend an interview with Nichola Barnes 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 Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk
or Tel: 01484 437000 Ext 8612 07788390025. Please send an up to date CV and covering letter identifying the vacancy title and company name to nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk

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.

From the 1st October 2018, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for apprentices aged 16-18, and those aged over 19 who are in the first year of their Apprenticeship, is set at 3.90 per hour or more.

The NMW applies to time working and time spent training as this is also part of the Apprenticeship. Anyone not covered by the age categories above will be entitled to the NMW appropriate to their age.

You will be required to attend college one day per week for this training; the day release will be a Wednesday


Personal Qualities: Be able to communicate well with other members of the team
Must have a positive attitude and be approachable
Must be able to communicate well in written format by email and letter to customers and staff
Should have or be able to develop the confidence to deal with customers in a professional manner
Follow instruction and be willing to listen
Must have the will to further develop and improve performance/knowledge
Develop negotiating skills
Be able to use own initiative
Flexible/adaptable- able to cope with change
A good level of numeracy skills will be required


Skills Required: We are looking for an individual who will fit within our team.

The right candidate would be methodical with an eye for detail with the ability to learn at a reasonable pace.

A good attitude and a sense of humour would go a long way as would the ability to work on ones own initiative.

A strong robust outlook with a thirst for knowledge would be a plus.

A good standard of IT, English and Maths would be required.

We are really looking for a person who is eager to learn, keen to progress and can demonstrate that they are in for the long ride


Entry Criteria: It would be preferable if you have Grade C GCSE in Maths, English or equivalent but each candidate will be assessed individually.

You must be competent using ICT.

Level 2 Diploma in Business and Administration Assessed and delivered in the workplace

This qualification ensures a candidate: understands their role within the business, develops knowledge, is aware how to improve productivity and efficiency, customer service skills, laws, data protection, confidentiality, working effectively in a team, H & S as well as confirming understanding of the companys policies and procedures).



Example Questions: What has motivated you to pursue a career through an apprenticeship? What challenges have you faced in your life and explain how you overcame them?

Vacancy ID: 3049


Science

ALS Environmental UK & Ireland

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 192.4

Hours per week: Monday To Friday. Shifts Tbc By Employer At Interview.

Location: Ossett




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.

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: Aptitude for learning
Good communication skills
Good team working skills
Good organisational skills
Computer literacy


Skills Required: Attention to detail
Able to work effectively as part of a team
Demonstrate that you are logical, analytical
Use your own initiative and work independently when required
Work to tight deadlines
Ability to change priorities at short notice
Ability to work under pressure


Entry Criteria: 5 GCSEs including Science, Maths and English at grade 5 or above.
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: 3072


Child Care

Hoppers Day Nursery

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Hours Mon-fri, 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 uphold a high standard of care within the nursery.
To learn and work with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Development Matters.
To ensure the setting constantly meets the correct requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage.
To learn and uphold legislation and keep up to date with new information.
To work with the staff team to deliver exciting and stimulating play opportunities.
To undertake domestic jobs, such as preparing snacks and supporting meals times and general cleaning duties.
To undertake training to support the development of yourself and the setting.
To follow all the setting policies and procedures including safeguarding, equality and diversity and health and safety.
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: Motivated candidate
Eager to learn
Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents
Enthusiastic about their course
Willing to take on advice and mentoring from others


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


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


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: 3089


Marketing

AFLEX Hose Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 228

Hours per week: 37.5 Hours

Location: Sowerby Bridge

Reality Check: 37.5 HOURS Per week (Mon-Thurs 08:00 17:00, Friday 08:00 13:45)




Vacancy Title: Digital Marketing Apprentice


Job Description: Aflex Hose has an exciting apprenticeship opportunity for a motivated individual. You will be involved in a variety of projects working along your line manager and the Marketing Assistants in the office.
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


Obtain an insight into Aflex Hose, our products and what industries we sell into to gain a good understanding about what your marketing role will require.
Conduct internet based market research on our competitors websites and their products.
Assisting in providing necessary market information and other facts required for the External Sales team upon request.
Provide support and assistance across the marketing team on various projects whether this be:
- Market Research
- Assisting to prepare mailshots to a database of existing and potential customers.
Manage Databases, keeping spreadsheets clean and fresh
General Office duties including printing brochures, information sheets and datasheets for the factory.
Providing your design ideas and fresh input for upcoming marketing campaigns.
Assisting with promotional items


6.09 per hour



Personal Qualities: 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

A genuine interest in marketing


Skills Required: Good verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiasm, reliability, flexibility and self-motivation
Good attention to detail
Creative frame of mind


Entry Criteria: GCSE in Maths, English
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: 3097


Child Care

Piglets Day Care

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Hours Mon To Fri

Location: Holmfirth

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




Vacancy Title: Level 2 Children And Young Peoples Workforce Apprentice


Job Description: We are looking for a passionate, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentice to support the daily care routines, learning and development of children. To uphold a high standard of care within the nursery.
To learn and work with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Development Matters.
To ensure the setting constantly meets the correct requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage.
To learn and uphold legislation and keep up to date with new information.
To work with the staff team to deliver exciting and stimulating play opportunities.
To undertake domestic jobs, such as preparing snacks and supporting meals times and general cleaning duties.
To undertake training to support the development of yourself and the setting.
To follow all the setting policies and procedures including safeguarding, equality and diversity and health and safety.
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: Motivated candidate
Eager to learn
Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents
Enthusiastic about their course and willing to take on advice and mentoring from others


Skills Required: Candidate must be enthusiastic and eager to learn
A passion and commitment to working with children is essential, as is the drive for personal and professional development
Candidate must show initiative and willing in all tasks
A good attendance record is required


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

Some work experience in the industry.

Paediatric first aid (if not, be prepared to complete this).


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: 3103


Business Admin

OHMS Ltd t/as Delightful UK

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 153.75

Hours per week: 37.5 Hours

Location:

Reality Check: The company is situated around 5 miles from Huddersfield town centre; there are good travel links by bus to the companys location.




Vacancy Title: Administration And Customer Services Apprentice


Job Description: Working as part of a small team in a busy office, predominantly involved in processing customer orders via the internet.

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


An enthusiastic, well-motivated and highly organised person is required to join a small but busy Customer Services team.

You will require good communication skills, excellent written English and an eye for detail, with the ability to prioritise your workload and work to agreed timescales. Good keyboard skills, using spreadsheets, familiarity with email, the internet and online shopping in particular Amazon and eBay would also be an advantage.

Also needed is a flexible approach to your work and a professional attitude as you will be liaising with suppliers, customers, warehouse staff and others within the company.

Duties include:
Dealing with Incoming Telephone Calls and Returning Messages
Excellent telephone manner
Printing and Prioritising Customer Orders
Responding to Customer Queries via Email and Messaging Services
Updating Websites with Product Information
Placing Orders with Suppliers
Liaising with Couriers on Delivery Issues
Monitoring Stock/Inventory


This is not an exhaustive list; this is a brief overview. You will however be required to undertake other duties that are relevant to the post as and when required to meet the business objectives.
9 am 5 pm with 1/2 hour lunch break 37.5 hours, Released 1 day per week to attend Kirklees College


Personal Qualities: Confident in using spreadsheets, internet and email is a must.
Must have an excellent level of written English
Good level of numeracy and literacy skills.
Trustworthy, hardworking and punctual


Skills Required: Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Your hand writing must be readable and neat.
Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and friendly telephone manner.


Entry Criteria: Grade 4/C in Maths and English is a requirement.
An IT qualification will be an advantage but not essential




Example Questions: Why would you like to work for us? What do you have to offer that other applicants may not?

Vacancy ID: 3118


Hospitality & Catering

Tappinos

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 156

Hours per week: 40 Hours

Location: Cleckheaton




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: An excellent opportunity to start your career within a modern and inventive Italian kitchen. You will learn your trade and gain an understanding of high quality Mediterranean cuisine and produce. Preparing food for experienced Chefs within the Kitchen team
Working within a team to deliver excellent product quality in line with top class service delivery requirements
Contributing to menu development
Involved in stock rotation and food labelling
Ensuring excellent Environmental Health and Food Hygiene standards are maintained.
To ensure excellent food hygiene practice is observed in the entire kitchen area.
To ensure health and safety of customers, fellow employees and self through best practice in all aspects of work and in line with Company Health and Safety guidelines
To work as part of a team, offering support to colleagues as and when needed
To maintain a professional appearance in accordance with uniform standards


Rota shifts covering 10.30am 2.30pm/ 4.30pm 9.30pm service.

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: Communication and listening skills
Have the ability to take instructions
Presentable


Skills Required: Team player
Be able to use own initiative
Genuine interest and passion for food, cooking and dining in general


Entry Criteria: At least working at level 1 for maths and English (D/3 or E/2 at GCSE). Level 1 Functional Skills is also accepted.

1 year experience at College doing a cookery related course.


Example Questions: What has inspired you to want to be a chef? How would you motivate yourself and keep yourself motivated to be the best chef you can be?

Vacancy ID: 3121


Hospitality & Catering

Caffe Venecia

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Hours Over 5 Days Per Week

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Huddersfield town centre.

You will be working indoors within a very fast paced environment.




Vacancy Title: Hospitality Team Member


Job Description: As a hospitality team member you will be trained to acquire skills for all cafe operations and attend Kirklees College for NVQ training in Hospitality / Catering. We are recruiting a person with a can do attitude along with a bubbly personality. Meeting expectations of customers
Providing good customer service
Taking orders from customers to process
Preparation and cleaning of tables and caf in general
Preparing and serving food and drinks 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: Training will be provided to acquire the skills for all cafe operations.


Skills Required: A can do attitude
Bubbly personality
Willingness to help others
A team player


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


Example Questions: What interests you about the hospitality industry? This is a very fast paced demanding environment can you step up and perform under pressure?

Vacancy ID: 3130


Child Care

Lindley CE (VA) Infant School

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 126.75

Hours per week: 32.5 Hours

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 Children And Young Peoples Workforce Apprenticeship


Job Description: Lindley CE Infant School are looking for a passionate, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentice to supervise and interact with children to promote their play in their Out of School Club. The role involves working afternoon hours in the classroom supporting the learning of the children during the school day.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. To assist in Planning Activities

To work with the Senior Playworker and other out of school club staff to identify opportunities for play.
To help plan a programme of activities that are safe, interesting, stimulating and fun.
To help plan activities that promotes each childs social, moral, physical intellectual and cultural development.

2. To Supervise Play:

To supervise children in play activities, ensuring good behaviour and safe practice in line with school policies.
To encourage child participation in all areas of the club empowering them to take responsibility of the clubs equipment and environment.
To interact with children as they play; promoting imaginative, fine and gross motor skills and positive social interaction.

3. To Assist in Providing a Safe Environment

To assist in daily safety checks.
To assist in cleaning and tidying routines.
To remain acquainted with health and safety policies and practices, including those which help to safeguard and protect our children.
To set up play spaces including moving and lifting furniture and play equipment.

4. To Assist in Serving Meals

To assist in the serving of snacks within the club.
To remain acquainted with health and hygiene policies and practices.
Duties must at all times be carried out in compliance with the Schools Equality Policy. 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: Motivated candidate
Eager to learn
Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents
Enthusiastic about their course and willing to take on advice and mentoring from others.


Skills Required: Candidate must be enthusiastic and eager to learn
A passion and commitment to working with children is essential, as is the drive for personal and professional development
Candidate must show initiative and willing in all tasks
A good attendance record is required


Entry Criteria: Maths and English GCSE 4/C or above or equivalent (Level 2 Functional Skills)
Some experience in a child care environment
Paediatric first aid (if not, be prepared to complete this)
Basic Food Hygiene (if not, be prepared to complete this)


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

Vacancy ID: 3131


Business Admin

South Pennine Academy Trust

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 144.3

Hours per week: Monday - Friday

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Based on a school site providing a public service, there is an expectation of professionalism inside and outside work in the community.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Administrator


Job Description: To work within the hardworking and fast paced office team carrying out various administrative and reception duties. 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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General administrative duties including typing correspondence by e-mail and letter
To undertake basic clerical duties including filing, record keeping, photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Managing reception
Clerical support to members of the Executive Team
Using Microsoft Packages in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
To deal courteously and efficiently with all visitors to the office
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Responsible for co-ordinating the post
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
To take minutes as required.
Maintain health & safety standards
Assisting all members of the team as and when required
Ensuring that the Policies of the Academy are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities and confidentiality.
Supporting events where appropriate

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 Academy to meet the overall business objectives of the Academy.
Important Additional Information 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: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
IT literate and have a good understanding of Microsoft Packages.
Required to work to deadlines, with good time management.
Excellent numeracy and literacy skills.
Confident in using email and the internet.
The successful candidate will be organised.
Willing to work effectively in the team.
Ability to work in a confidential manner


Skills Required: 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


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


Example Questions: Have you had any experience of delivering high quality customer service? Please give details of the situation and how you dealt with this.


Please identity how the skills you have that you feel would be of benefit to the team?

Vacancy ID: 3151


Customer Service

Zaimra t/a Ryans Pharmacy

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Monday To Friday

Location:

Reality Check: Please check bus and train travel arrangements and costs




Vacancy Title: Customer Service And Dispensing Apprentice


Job Description: We would like the successrful individual to learn all aspect of Customer Servise to enable them to progress to become a dispencing assistant. 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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DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Customer Service and administration duties:

Preparing and segregating deliveries for the Drivers for their particular route
Maintaining full and accurate records of all transactions.
Producing reports
Handling money
Communicating with GPs
Communicating with Nurses
Operation of efficient stock control appropriate to the needs of the business
Using the computer to create MAR Charts and keep records up to date.
Dealing with queries from patients
Cleaning work surfaces and shelving on a regular basis and ensuring that that all dispensary equipment is kept clean and kept in good working order.
Undertaking other reasonable duties within the framework of the post as directed by the senior dispenser.
Dealing with orders over the telephone and online
Assisting in stock checks
Providing cover for annual leave/sickness

After training you will be able to undertake the following duties:

Accurately checking of prescription charges/checking patient exemption statements
Issuing stock items and prepared prescriptions
Ensuring that drugs are received and stored in an appropriate manner in accordance with the manufacturers instructions
Ensuring that refrigerated items are stored at the appropriate temperature and maintaining the temperature control record/logbook
Dispensing and checking repeat prescriptions.
Handling controlled drugs (and keeping register).
Checking with GPs or in-patient records if concerned about the appropriateness of requests for medication.
Ordering drugs using the modem link to the wholesalers.
Handling prescription money.
Assisting when required to meet targets in relation to dispensing doctors scheme


CONFIDENTIALITY

In the course of seeking treatment, patients entrust us with, or allow us to gather, sensitive information in relation to their health and other matters. They do so in confidence and have the right to expect that staff will respect their privacy and act appropriately

In the performance of the duties outlined in this Job Description, the post-holder may have access to confidential information relating to patients and their carers, practice staff and other healthcare workers. They may also have access to information relating to the practice as a business organisation. All such information from any source is to be regarded as strictly confidential

Information relating to patients, carers, colleagues, other healthcare workers or the business of the practice may only be divulged to authorised persons in accordance with the practice policies and procedures relating to confidentiality and the protection of personal and sensitive data.
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 ext 8612. 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:
It is essential that you have excellent communication skills both verbally and in written format when speaking and corresponding with colleagues and customers.

The successful candidate must be able to input information with a high level of accuracy.

You need to be confident and have the ability to work independently without the need for close supervision. You must be organised and be able to manage your time effectively.

Must have an enthusiastic approach to your work with a desire to succeed in the role.

You must be able to meet deadlines as you will be working in a past paced environment.

ICT skills are essential; you should be able to use Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel. Training will be provided how to use our bespoke software.

Must be able to use Microsoft Office packages and email, internet, social media etc.

The successful candidate will have a good level of written and verbal communication skills.


Skills Required: You must have excellent timekeeping and attendance record
The ability and willingness to learn new tasks; a confident and outgoing personality is essential.
Should be willing to go that extra mile and succeed.
Must be friendly, responsible, have a mature attitude and be approachable.
Be a team player as well as being able to work individually.
Have a methodical approach and ability to finish tasks.
You should be confident speaking to members of the public
You should have a professional and helpful 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.

You will also be expected to undertake the Medicine Counter Certificate once you commence dealing with prespcriptions.


Example Questions: What interests you about this apprenticeship?


What skills so you have over someone else to be successful in this post?

Vacancy ID: 3155


IT

Mabey Hire International Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 250

Hours per week: Monday - Friday 37 Hours

Location: Dewsbury

Reality Check: Driving License required, as travel to other company offices may be required
Mainly working in office environment.
Minimum work in depot.
Limited work outdoors.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice It Service Desk Technician


Job Description: The Apprentice IT Service Desk Technician is primarily responsible for all first line support, as well as assisting the IT Support Engineer in 2nd line support.

The role is also responsible for pc/laptop builds and repairs and administering the mobile 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 main activities/action /accountabilities needed to carry out the job

Support the End Users via the Helpdesk tools and telephone
Aid in configuration and implementation of hardware and software
Liaise with third party software and hardware support companies
Contribute to the development and documentation of solutions, processes and procedures
PC/laptop builds and repairs
Administration of the mobile phone suite


The key end results by which achievement will be measured

Achieving the agreed SLAs for 1st line support
Improve customer satisfaction, measured via surveys
Support 2nd / 3rd line escalations

For any further information on this vacancy please contact Kirklees College.

NO CONTACT should be made with the Employer at this stage. The College are more than happy to help you with any queries you may have.

The candidate may be required to complete a company application form, if selected.

You will be required to attend an interview at Kirklees College, this will be arranged.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact Nichola Barnes/Apprenticeship Recruitment Team at Kirklees College on either nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000 ext 8612 or mobile 07788390025.

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



Personal Qualities: Technical Knowledge or understanding of:
- Client Operating Systems, including Windows 7, 8 and 10
- Printers and photocopiers
- WI-FI technologies
- Windows Networking
- Microsoft Office
- Thin Clients
Ability to engage with customers of all levels
Ability to effectively manage multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities, meet deadlines and work well under pressure
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team


DESIRABLE SKILLS:
MCTS/MCITP Qualifications or Equivalent Experience
Citrix XenApp/Presentation Server
HP Servers
Exchange 2010
Windows 2008/2012
IP Telephony
MPLS Networks
SQL Systems



Skills Required: Technical Competencies
Getting Tasks Done: Knows what needs to be achieved by when and puts the right plan and right resources in place to achieve the highest possible standards

Customer Focus: Provides a first class customer service by really understanding what a customer wants and then doing everything possible to exceed their expectations

Logical Thinking: Analyses information and activities to understand the facts and then draw sound conclusions from it

Mental Agility: Is able to grasp new concepts quickly and to understand and build on new ideas and possibilities

Health, Safety, Compliance and Quality: Creates a climate of ownership where individuals ensure that the wellbeing and safety of colleagues and customers is priority at all times, and takes steps to ensure that measures are implemented to eradicate any potential risks

Systems Knowledge: Has a full understanding of the systems used throughout the business to ensure successful execution of their role

Behavioural Competencies

Communication: Gives concise and unambiguous messages to the right people at the right time and in the right way, and encourages others to do the same, listening carefully to what they say

Team Building: Believes that teamwork, and the contribution of individual members to teams, can best achieve corporate & cross-functional goals

Will to Win: Shows energy, commitment and enthusiasm to achieve results of the highest standard, showing the commitment and courage to succeed, and the tenacity to keep on despite obstacles and setbacks

Managing Change: Is positive about the challenges and opportunities that change offers, adapting fast to changing circumstances and implementing change effectively





Entry Criteria: GCSE maths and English grade C or above preferred
Relevant Level 2 Apprenticeship
Other relevant qualifications and experience
Employers may set selection criteria based on aptitude tests with a focus on IT


Example Questions: Why do you wish to pursue a career in IT Support/Networks?


What does cyber security mean to you?

Vacancy ID: 3182


Child Care

Honley Day Care and Pre-Prep School

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Hours, Shifts Tbc

Location: Holmfirth

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




Vacancy Title: Level 2 Early Years Educator Apprentice


Job Description: Honley Day Care are looking for a passionate, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentice to support the daily care routines, learning and development of children. To uphold a high standard of care within the nursery.
To learn and work with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Development Matters.
To ensure the setting constantly meets the correct requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage.
To learn and uphold legislation and keep up to date with new information.
To work with the staff team to deliver exciting and stimulating play opportunities.
To undertake domestic jobs, such as preparing snacks and supporting meals times and general cleaning duties.
To undertake training to support the development of yourself and the setting.
To follow all the setting policies and procedures including safeguarding, equality and diversity and health and safety.
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. 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: Motivated candidate
Eager to learn
Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents
Enthusiastic about their course
Willing to take on advice and mentoring from others


Skills Required: Enthusiastic and eager to learn
Have a passion and commitment to working with children
Drive for personal and professional development
Initiative and willing in all tasks
A good attendance record


Entry Criteria: Maths and English grade C/4 or above. Level 2 functional skills also accepted.
Some experience working with children.
Paediatric first aid (if not, be prepared to complete this)


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: 3211


Business Admin

Middleton Manufacturing

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 156

Hours per week: 40 Hours Mon To Fri Times Tbc

Location:

Reality Check: Please check for the location and time it takes to travel as well as costs.




Vacancy Title: Business Administration Apprentice


Job Description: To work with the administration team to ensure a smooth and efficient flow of all tasks whilst also ensuring customer satisfaction and end to end communication. 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 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.
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
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
Answering the telephone in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries
Dealing with sales and customer service queries via the telephone and e-mail
Dealing with e-mailed and faxed orders
Checking inputted orders with a high level of accuracy
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.


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 nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 01484 437000 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.


Personal Qualities: 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.
The successful candidate will be organised
Willing to work effectively in the team.


Skills Required: 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.


Entry Criteria: Grade C in Maths and English or equivalent are required in addition to excellent IT skills. An IT qualification is desirable but not essential, must have knowledge of Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook.


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: 3214


Hospitality & Catering

The Blue Tiger Honley

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: Total Hours Per Week: 36.00, Times Tbc

Location: Honley

Reality Check: Shifts will include working weekends, and may include lunchtimes 9-12, 12 noon until 3pm and evenings 5pm 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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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: 3215


Child Care

Lanefields Day Nursery

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Location: Skelmanthorpe

Reality Check: Based in Skelmanthorpe.

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




Vacancy Title: Level 3 Early Years Educator


Job Description: Lanefields Day nursery are looking for a passionate, hardworking, enthusiastic apprentice to support the daily care routines, learning and development of children. To uphold a high standard of care within the nursery.
To learn and work with the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and Development Matters.
To ensure the setting constantly meets the correct requirements set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage.
To learn and uphold legislation and keep up to date with new information.
To work with the staff team to deliver exciting and stimulating play opportunities.
To undertake domestic jobs, such as preparing snacks and supporting meals times and general cleaning duties.
To undertake training to support the development of yourself and the setting.
To follow all the setting policies and procedures including safeguarding, equality and diversity and health and safety.
To work closely with parents and families.
Support the preparation of OFSTED. 30 hours per week Monday - Friday.

The candidate will be supported fully by the setting during their apprenticeship. They will also be assigned a mentor from the setting.


Personal Qualities: Motivated candidate. Eager to learn. Good communication skills with other staff, children and parents. Enthusiastic about their course and willing to take on advice and mentoring from others.


Skills Required: The candidate must be enthusiastic and eager to learn. A passion and commitment to working with children is essential, as is the drive for personal and professional development. The candidate must show initiative and willing in all tasks. A good attendance record is required.


Entry Criteria: Maths and English GCSE/level 2 at 4/C or above.
Paediatric first aid (if not, be prepared to complete this.)


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: 3220


Hospitality & Catering

Beaumont Arms

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 156

Hours per week: 40 Hours Per Week, Shifts Tbc

Location: Kirkheaton

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Tandem.

Please check the location of this vacancy before applying.




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice who aspires to have a career as a professional Chef. This fantastic opportunity will help you to achieve a Commis Chef Level 2 Standard Apprenticeship. Start your career within a busy and popular classic 18th century village inn. Situated in the village of Kirkheaton with superb views of the surrounding countryside. We pride ourselves on providing high quality, honest seasonal fayre. You will work in a busy and hardworking team environment, where you'll continually learn and develop new culinary skills.

Working alongside an experienced Chef you will:

Prepare fresh ingredients for cooking according to recipes/menu
Cook food and prepare top-quality menu items in a timely manner
Test foods to ensure proper preparation and temperature
Operate kitchen equipment safely and responsibly
Ensure the proper sanitation and cleanliness of surfaces and storage containers
Have the opportunity to create/develop new recipes and menus 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: Good listening
communication skills


Skills Required: Common sense approach
Strong work ethic
Good sense of humour


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


Example Questions: Which Chefs do you aspire to? What is your favourite dish to cook?

Vacancy ID: 3221


Hospitality & Catering

The Kaye Arms Inn

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: Total Hours Per Week: 36.00, Shifts Tbc

Location: Wakefield

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Grange Moor.

Shifts will include working weekends, and may include lunchtimes 11am until 3pm and evenings 5pm until 9.30pm.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Commis Chef


Job Description: An exciting vacancy for a 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 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 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 National minimum wage according to age of applicant:

Under 18 years - 4.20 per hour
18-20 years - 5.90 per hour

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: 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 & Safety in the Kitchen


Skills Required: 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


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 be a chef? How would you describe your personality?

Vacancy ID: 3222


Hospitality & Catering

Yorkshire Dama Cheese

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Hours. Shifts To Be Confirmed.

Location: Sowerby Bridge




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Deli / Cafe Assistant


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity to join us at an exciting phase as we finalise our deli counter/cafe within Yorkshire Dama Cheese Co Ltd. You will be part of the creation and growth of this exciting business. The Road to Damascus has a new and exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Deli / Caf Assistant to work alongside our existing award winning team. Main duties will include, but are not limited to the below:

Greet and make customers feel welcome
Prepare specialist tea and coffee (from recipe)
Prepare speciality Halloumi cheese products alongside salads, sandwiches, wraps etc
Perform cleaning duties
Maintain food safety hygiene standards
Store food correctly and safely 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: Good communication and listening skills
Strong interpersonal skills
High level of customer service


Skills Required: Friendly
Outgoing
A genuine interest in hospitality and food


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


Example Questions: What type of food do you like to eat/prepare? What attracted you to this role?

Vacancy ID: 3223


Hospitality & Catering

The Bulls Head

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: Total Hours Per Week: 36.00, 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.

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 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 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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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 be a Chef? How would you describe your personality?

Vacancy ID: 3224


Hospitality & Catering

The Foresters Arms

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: Total Hours Per Week: 36.00, Shifts Tbc

Location: Honley

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Honley.

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 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 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 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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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 be a chef? How would you describe your personality?

Vacancy ID: 3226


Hospitality & Catering

The Foresters Arms

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: 36 Hours Per Week, Shifts Tbc

Location: Honley

Reality Check: Vacancy located in Honley.

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 pub / 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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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: 3227


Hospitality & Catering

The Olive Branch Inn

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 156

Hours per week: 40 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:

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


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


Entry Criteria: You will be screened for maths and English to show you're working at level 1 or above.


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: 3229


Hospitality & Catering

Artisan Bar Mirfield

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: 36 Hours

Location: Mirfield

Reality Check: Being a chef is hard work but working in a professional kitchen can be one of the most exciting and rewarding careers.




Vacancy Title: Hospitality Team Member


Job Description: Popular bistro bar seeks a driven individual who wishes to excel in the hospitality industry. Are you passionate about food and drink and love providing a high standard of customer service Artisan has an exciting opportunity for someone to join the team. As part of your apprenticeship working within the Artisan, you will gain skills and experience in:

Greeting customers
Understanding food & drink menus
Taking orders for food and drinks
Clearing of tables
Table planning for bookings
Serving customers & taking payments
Serving drinks
Supporting the kitchen
Health and hygiene 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: Hardworking and enthusiastic
Great customer service standards
Willingness to help others
Can work well as part of a team


Skills Required: Friendly and presentable.


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


Example Questions: What interests you about this role? Can you describe a situation which shows you are an effective team player?

Vacancy ID: 3230


Hospitality & Catering

The Woodman Inn

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Hours per week: 36 Hours

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


Skills Required: Hard working
Enthusiastic
Motivated
Ambitious


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


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

Vacancy ID: 3231


Hospitality & Catering

The Kaye Arms Inn

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 151.2

Location: Wakefield

Reality Check: 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 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 National minimum wage according to age of applicant:

Under 18 years - 4.20 per hour
18-20 years - 5.90 per hour

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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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: 3232


Hospitality & Catering

En Route Cafe

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 156

Hours per week: 40 Hours

Location: Holmfirth

Reality Check: Cafe based in Holmfirth.




Vacancy Title: Cafe Assistant Apprenticeship


Job Description: This exciting new role is an on the job apprenticeship scheme, offering the learning hands on experience within the Kitchen environment and all the knowledge and experience they will require for starting a career within hospitality and catering industry. Meeting expectations of customers, providing good customer service.
Taking orders from customers to process.
Preparation and cleaning of tables and caf in general.
Assisting with organisation of private events.
Preparing and serving food and drinks. 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: A good work ethic. As well as a desire to work hard and develop work experience.


Skills Required: Must be motivated to work, be able to speak to the public and be presentable A common sense approach to tasks and ability to use own initiative.


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


Example Questions: What interests you about the hospitality and catering industry? What are your future goals?

Vacancy ID: 3233


Hospitality & Catering

Harvey's Bar/Kitchen

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 136.9

Location:

Reality Check: Vacancy location: Fenay Bridge, please check how you would travel to the workplace.




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: This is a great opportunity for someone who is passionate about food and wants to train and progress within a friendly and ambitious team. Reporting to the Head Chef day to day duties will include preparing fresh food for the forthcoming service. Support the senior chefs as well as other kitchen employees in food production prior to service
Assist the head chef during service, ensuring that food is prepared, plated and served to the clients on time
Assist 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 the kitchen staff in the storage of food 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: Good listening skills with a common sense approach.


Skills Required: Loyal, strong work ethic and a team player


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


Example Questions: What is your favourite meal and why? Where have you had your favourite meal?

Vacancy ID: 3250


Customer Service

Myers Group Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 175

Hours per week: 35 Hours Mon To Fri

Location: Sowerby Bridge

Reality Check: There is a train station in Sowerby Bridge; there are good bus links from surrounding areas.

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




Vacancy Title: Customer Service Counter Sales Apprentice


Job Description: The aim of this role is to undertake face to face and telephone sales duties and to subsequently liaise internally and externally to organise and coordinate activities in order to meet the customers and business needs.
We require you to undertake the Customer Service Standard as we require the candidate to have a Customer focussed approach.

YOU SHOULD APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY VIA THE FOLLOWING WEB ADDRESS - PLEASE COPY LINK BELOW:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-452054

The role will involve the following:

Liaise proactively with customers on a day to day basis and undertake all counter sales functions in accordance with Group requirements in order to fulfil their needs
Ensure all suppliers, customers, visitors and employees comply with the Company Health and Safety and Environmental Policies and Procedures
Maintain and develop corporate image and reputation
Seek and continuously develop knowledge and information about competitor activity and pricing
Dealing with requests for information
Ensure that cash and payment systems are followed in accordance with company procedures and policies
Maintain and develop existing and new customers through appropriate propositions and ethical sales methods
Maximise sales opportunities for related products and Group cross selling, after training.
Communicate and liaise internally and externally using appropriate methods to facilitate the development of profitable business and sustainable relationships
Ensure the upkeep of all merchandising to maximise sales, customer satisfaction and appearance
Attend meetings and group discussions where required
Chasing up payments
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Excel
Any other reasonable duties which may be required by the Company from time to time, as instructed by or under the direction of your immediate supervisor.
Following applying for this vacancy the first stage, after your initial application, will be to attend an interview with Nichola Barnes 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 Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk
or Tel: 01484 437000 ext 8612 or mobile 07788390025

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.

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



Personal Qualities: Must have a good level of numeracy and literacy skills
Confident in using email and the internet
Willing to work effectively in the team
Must be PC literate
Ability to plan, prioritise and organise own workload
Ability to work under pressure and to tight schedules
A professional attitude, demeanour and experience in customer service
Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Must be self-motivated, have strong interpersonal skills and have the ability to solve problems at source
Must possess excellent organisational skills and good time management
Must be self-driven, genuine with a positive attitude and clear focus
Must be sufficiently mobile and flexible to work beyond the call of duty to achieve results


Skills Required: 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


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.

No experience needed but a good positive attitude to learn on the job is essential.


Example Questions: Why do you think you would be good with customers?

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

Vacancy ID: 3275


Hospitality & Catering

Colne Valley Garden Centre

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 156

Hours per week: 40 Hours, 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. Assist the team with food preparation
Help to unload and store food deliveries
Stock Rotation
Front of House (Deal with customers, take orders and deliver food to table, clearing/cleaning tables)
End of day clean up 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: Ability and willingness to learn
Able to take instruction


Skills Required: Focussed
Strong work ethic
Resilient
Flexible
Common sense approach


Entry Criteria: At least 4/C or above in maths and English, or level 1 Functional Skills.


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

Vacancy ID: 3278


Business Admin

Novaglaze Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 117

Hours per week: 30 Hours Shifts Tbc

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Please enter if there are good transport links by bus or train or both and if the station is nearby.

Please mention if the location of company is rural or near to a town centre

If near a town centre mention how far it is from the town centre ie walking distance.

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




Vacancy Title: Business Administration Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Novaglaze undertaking varied duties. You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team, reporting to the Office Manager 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 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, 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 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.
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.
30 Hours over 4 days


Personal Qualities: 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.


Skills Required: 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.


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: Where do you see yourself in 1 year? What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else?

Vacancy ID: 3283


Business Admin

Schofield & Smith (Huddersfield) Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

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 orde 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:
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


Skills Required: 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


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: 3288


Hospitality & Catering

Brook's Restaurant

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Weekly Wage: 140.6

Hours per week: 37 Hours

Location: Brighouse




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprenticeship


Job Description: Customer focus
Contribute to the business
Enthusiasm & punctuality
Prepare food to high standard
Interest in progressing in hospitality
Able to cope with pressure
Drive to learn & progress
Work well as part of a team but also on initiative We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our London trained Chef in our busy, long established and popular restaurant in the heart of Brighouse. We have a varied weekly changing menu, use only the best ingredients so every day is interesting and different. If you have a passion for food and a creative flair we can offer you an amazing opportunity to grow and develop your skills with our friendly, hardworking team.

Reporting to Head Chef.

Customer focused
Committed to contributing to the business
Enthusiasm
Punctuality
Prepare food items to the highest standard
Have a real interest of progressing in the hospitality industry
Being able to cope in a high pressure environment
Driven to learn & progress as a chef
Work well as part of a team, but also have own initiative 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: Enthusiasm for the role
Ability to work with others
Time-management skills
Flexible approach to work
Able to work under pressure
Positive attitude
Able to follow instructions


Skills Required: Reliable
Punctual
Genuine
Relaxed
Hardworking
Presentable


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


Example Questions: What attracted you to this vacancy? Have you had any previous experience within the industry?

Vacancy ID: 3296


Hospitality & Catering

Gimbals

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Hours per week: Monday, Day Release At Kirklees College, Wednesday To Saturday 2pm To 10pm

Location: Sowerby Bridge




Vacancy Title: Commis Chef Apprentice


Job Description: This is a fantastic opportunity to join the brigade at a long established family run restaurant. If you are looking for a career and passionate about food - then Gimbals could be the place for you to kick starts your career! Our Chef Apprentice programme offers you the chance to earn whilst you learn the trade. Reporting to senior chefs day to day tasks include, preparing fresh food for the forthcoming service, washing up, general cleaning responsibilities.

General duties will include:

Food production prior to service
Assisting senior chefs during service, ensuring that food is prepared, plated and served to the client on time
Supporting the team in ensuring that health and safety standards are upheld in the kitchen
Involvement in the development of menus and sourcing produce
Safe storage of food 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: Good communication/listening skills
Strong organisation skills
Excellent Team Worker


Skills Required: Enthusiastic
A common sense approach
Out-going
Eager to learn
Passionate about food


Entry Criteria: 4/C or above in maths and English GCSE OR Level 2 Functional Skills.


Example Questions: Which Chefs do you aspire to? Being a chef is hard work and can be incredibly challenging but working in a professional kitchen can be one of the most exciting and rewarding careers. How would you balance your work commitments and social life?

Vacancy ID: 3297


Business Admin

Heaton Green Dust Control

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Hours per week: Monday To Thursday 8.30am To 5pm, Friday 8.30am To 2.30pm

Location: Batley




Vacancy Title: Office Apprentice


Job Description: Providing administration support to HR and the Sales 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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Duties:

Answering incoming calls, taking messages
Assisting with Health & Safety
Taking minutes of meetings
Providing refreshments
Keeping the CRM system up to date
Assisting with stock control, including stock take, keeping stores tidy & organised
Assisting with purchasing
Keeping the office tidy & organised
Filing
Following up on quotations
Arranging courier collections
Typing, producing word documents
Producing excel spreadsheets
Organising & maintaining the archives
Social Media
Providing basic quotations
Following applying for this vacancy, the first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview 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 Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: 07788390025 or 01484 437000 ext 8612).

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.

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: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Basic IT skills


Skills Required: Able to work on own initiative.
Dependable and reliable, able to keep calm and productive under pressure.
Able to maintain confidentiality and deal with sensitive information


Entry Criteria: Ideally, grade C or above or equivalent in Maths and English, however, candidates may still be considered if this is not achieved and a good application is made.


Example Questions: Why would you like to work in an office environment? Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?

Vacancy ID: 3311


Business Admin

Walter Dawson & Son

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Hours per week: Monday To Friday, 9am To 5.15pm, 1 Hour Lunch

Location:




Vacancy Title: Administrative Assistant Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Walter Dawson and Son in Dewsbury undertaking varied duties.

You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team.

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The duties and responsibilities will be varied and will include:

daily banking and inputting remittances to the sales ledger on our database
matching delivery notes to purchase invoices and inputting invoices and credit notes to the purchase ledger
maintaining databases
general administrative tasks such as photocopying, filing and scanning documents
answering the telephone and replying to emails
greeting clients in reception and making appointments
taking card payments over the phone

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: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


Skills Required: Enjoys working as part of a team
Personable
Use of common sense


Entry Criteria: Computer literacy is essential and a minimum qualification of GCSE grade C in English and Maths is required.


Example Questions: What attracts you to the role of a business administrator? Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Vacancy ID: 3326


Hair

Venus hair salon

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Hours per week: Wednesday 9 To 5, Thursday 9 To 7, Friday 9 To 6pm, Saturday 9 To 4

Location: Ossett

Reality Check: Please check the location of the vacancy and how you would
travel to the workplace.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Hairdresser


Job Description: We are looking for a hardworking 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:

Assisting the stylists
Reception duties (including answering the phone and making client appointments)
Meeting and greeting clients
Making drinks
General housekeeping throughout the day to ensure the salon is always welcoming and kept presentable 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: Good communication skills
Creative
Reliable


Skills Required: Friendly
Outgoing and bubbly personality
Work using your own initiative
Hardworking
Willing to learn


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


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

Vacancy ID: 3328


Business Admin

Woodcock & Wilson Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Hours per week: Monday To Thursday 8.30 Until 5 Pm, Friday 8.30 Am Until 4 Pm

Location: Huddersfield




Vacancy Title: Business And Administration - Intermediate Apprenticeship (level 2)


Job Description: This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and skills. You will be working alongside a friendly and hardworking team dealing with the day to day administrative duties associated with a busy engineering firm.


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General administrative duties including production of correspondence by e-mail and letter, using Microsoft Word and associated packages

Communicating with customers verbally and in writing and representing the company in a positive and professional manner

Providing receptionist services being the face of the business, greeting visitors and ensuring they are briefed on H&S requirements and calls are answered professionally and passed on promptly

Booking meeting rooms and providing refreshments as and when required

Assisting all members of the team as and when required

Undertake other administrative duties including:

sales order processing
placing purchase orders
inputting data to Sage and Excel
updating documents on the company Sharepoint system
assisting with the production of reports and manuals

Ensuring that the policies of the Company are observed and that good practice is encouraged, particularly in the areas of Health & Safety, Equal Opportunities, confidentiality, data protection and security.

This is a role which requires a degree of flexibility and an ability to take on tasks which the organisation believes are within the individuals capability. The company is located in Crosland Hill there is a regular public transport service available.

Please check bus times and cost of travel.
Following applying for this vacancy, the first stage after your initial application will be to attend an interview 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 Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: (01484 437000 ext 8612 or mobile 07788390025).

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.

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

The salary may also increase after a probationary period following successful employment and production of the required work towards achieving the qualifications for the apprenticeship training programme; however this Is not guaranteed.

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. 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 apprenticeship wage applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training at college.


Personal Qualities: Must have excellent inter-personal skills and have a professional manner
Must be able to communicate confidently with a wide range of people
Excellent literacy and numeracy skills
Good IT skills and be able to use Microsoft packages, internet and email
Must be able to work independently, unsupervised and within a team
Must be able to accurately input information and pay attention to detail
Must be able to prioritise workload and be able to work under pressure
Must be well organised


Skills Required: The candidate should possess the following personal qualities:
Be enthusiastic, with a flexible approach to work in a busy, fast-paced environment.
Should be punctual as well as having a good attendance record
Friendly and approachable
Commitment to undertake continued training and development
Able to dress appropriately for the office environment and present a professional appearance.


Entry Criteria: Grade C or level 4 or above in Maths and English.

An IT qualification would be desirable but not essential.


Example Questions: Your transport arrangements have completely fallen apart and you are going to be at least half an hour late for work and it is your day to run reception. What would you do? What skills and qualities would you bring to the job and the organisation?

Vacancy ID: 3334


Computing and ICT

Footstools Direct Ltd

Closing Date: 23/09/2019

Weekly Wage: 150

Hours per week: Monday To Friday

Location: Leeds

Reality Check: The location of the company is in Hunslet in Leeds Please check travel arrangements.




Vacancy Title: Social Media And Digital Marketing - Advanced Apprenticeship (level 3)


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.

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Ideally, you will be someone who will grow in your 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.

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
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
Act as a Brand Ambassador, ensuring the company 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
Assist with general duties Including packing, arranging shipping via couriers with some production and labouring when necessary
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.

For any further information on this vacancy please contact Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: nbarnes@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk
or Tel: Mobile 07788390025 or 01484 437000 ext 8612

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.

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


Personal Qualities: Essential:

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


Skills Required: 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


Entry Criteria: GCSE in Maths, English grade C/4 or equivalent is required
Desirable to have: A or AS Level in Business / Media / English or BTEC National in Business / Marketing / IT
Other Marketing / Graphic Design / IT qualification is preferable
Any other relevant qualification is of interest


Example Questions: Please 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: 3340


IT

Hair Dr

Closing Date: 29/09/2019

Hours per week: 30 Hours - Mon To Fri Shifts To Be Confirmed

Location: Dewsbury

Reality Check: Please check travel times and costs




Vacancy Title: Digital Marketing Apprentice


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for the Hair Dr undertaking varied duties. You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team.

This role will work with the marketing team to deliver the overall digital marketing plan.

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To support the team with day-to-day support in delivering the overall digital marketing plan.

Reporting to the Head of Digital Marketing, this role will work with the digital marketing team to deliver the overall digital marketing plan. It will include maintaining and updating B2B and B2C sites as well as assisting with email marketing, social media and product database management.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Assisting in the delivery of the digital marketing plan
Supporting the digital team with day to day tasks
Maintenance of websites including copy-writing, content management (images/downloadable documents), SEO content, site testing and product database
management
Email marketing in line with digital marketing plan
Updating company social media pages and supporting PR with social media plan
Assisting with the production of video content
Liaising with the development team to implement updates to key sites
Undertaking detailed competitor reviews (online)
Assisting with the management and administration of the merchant marketplace ecommerce platform
General administration duties to support digital marketing function

TEAM RESPONSIBILITIES AND COMMUNICATION:
Supporting the team on key project to ensure effective completion of projects on time and on budget.
Communicate to the business when new projects are live and the benefits they will bring
Work closely with teams to deliver key projects

TEAM RESPONSIBILITIES
Working directly as part of the Digital Marketing Team
Working closely and leading projects with the Information Systems Team
Working with the wider Marketing Team
For any further information on this vacancy please contact Nichola Barnes at Kirklees College on E-mail: apprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk or Tel: (01484 437000 ext 8612 or 07788390025).

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.

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

The minimum apprenticeship wage applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training at college.


Personal Qualities: Some experience in digital marketing or social media
English / Mathematics (preferred)
Proficient in use of IT and Microsoft Office Packages
Experience in use of Photoshop CC (preferable but not essential)
Some HTML / CSS / JavaScript knowledge (preferable but not essential)
Good copywriting skills


Skills Required: Articulate, highly intelligent, confident
Flexible and resilient
Able to develop relationships quickly and influence others
The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Dynamic, enthusiastic, willing to take ownership
A quick learner
Displaying watertight attention to detail
Respond to an inspirational culture
Personable


Entry Criteria: GCSE in Maths, English
A or AS Level in Business / Economics / 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 Digital Marketing?


Are you able to explain the difference between Search Engine Optimisation and Paid Search?

Vacancy ID: 3363


Business Admin

Abacus Baby Ltd

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

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.
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

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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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: 20/10/2019

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. 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

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: 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


Skills Required: 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


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: 3368


Business Admin

Best Lab Solutions - Halifax

Closing Date: 29/09/2019

Hours per week: Mon,tue,thur And Fri 9 - 2.45pm Wednesday 9 - 5.15pm

Location: Sowerby Bridge

Reality Check: The compnay is located in Sowerby Bridge: there are good transport links by bus/train.




Vacancy Title: Business And Administration - Intermediate Apprenticeship (level 2)


Job Description: An opportunity has arisen a 2 self- motivated and efficient apprentices to join Best Lab Solutions. This role will involve providing administrative and secretarial support to the managing director whilst undertaking a Business Administration Apprenticeship 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

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 and photocopying and distribution of relevant documents.
Using Microsoft Packages, in particular Word, Excel and PowerPoint
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
Issuing quotations
Responsible for co-ordinating the post
Liaising with Suppliers
Managing and updating customer database 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.
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: Somebody who is a good verbal communicator who has a polite, clear and professional telephone manner.
Good numeracy skills.
Excellent understanding of the need for high quality customer service
The successful candidate will be organised
Excellent organisation and time management skills.
Reliable and punctual
Well presented
Good customer service and communication skills
Friendly and polite
Eager to help
High energy levels
Able to listen
Able to work independently and as part of a team


Skills Required: Good people skills and organised
Trustworthy and honest
Punctual as well as having a good attendance record
A motivated, hardworking and tenacious individual.
Friendly, outgoing personality
A confident individual with good interpersonal skills
Motivated and passionate to succeed
Willing to learn and improve your skills
Flexible approach to work (to suit different working hours and times)
Smart and presentable
An enthusiastic individual
Ability to work on own initiative, when required


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: Where do you see yourself in 5 years? What attracted you to this role?

Vacancy ID: 3369


Business Admin

Qamar Solicitors

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Hours per week: Monday To Friday, 9 Am Until 5.30 Pm

Location: Dewsbury

Reality Check: Excellent transport links by bus or train 5 minutes walk from Dewsbury Train Station.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Office Assistant


Job Description: This is an exciting opportunity to work for Qamar Solicitors.

You will be working with a hardworking and friendly team, to provide full administrative support ensuring all duties and responsibilities are conducted efficiently.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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:

1) To review and prepare files ahead of billing, including checking time recording, reference numbers, and other important information.

2) Preparation of bills by completion of various excel spreadsheets.

3) Dealing with new, current and former clients by telephone and in person, take messages and make appointments.

4) Franking post and taking to Post Office/DX.

5) To deal with routine matters, correspondence and queries on own initiative.

6) File Management including opening of new files and scanning archived files onto case management system.


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 Ext 8612.

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 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
Numeracy


Skills Required: Punctual / 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


Entry Criteria: A GCSE Maths and English Grade D/3 or above or Functional/Key Skill Level 1 is required.

An ICT qualification is desirable.


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

Vacancy ID: 3370


Hospitality & Catering

Novo Coffee House

Closing Date: 13/10/2019

Hours per week: Monday To Sunday, Shifts Vary Between 8.00 And 5.00 Pm, Alternating Weekend Cover Also Required

Location: Huddersfield

Reality Check: Shifts will include weekends.




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Hospitality Team Member


Job Description: We are looking for a confident, trustworthy and enthusiastic individual to provide a high level of customer service and support to the small friendly team in the smooth running of the business. You will be working towards the Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship Standard. Taking food and drink orders
Serving food and drink
Maintaining a high standard of customer service
Ensuring serving areas are cleared quickly and efficiently
Preparing a selection of world coffees
Preparing food
Taking payment
Maintaining a safe, hygienic and secure working environment
Assisting with all preparations and delivery of day to day service 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: Attention to detail
Customer Service


Skills Required: Self-motivated
Hardworking
Enthusiastic
Presentable


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


Example Questions: What does excellent customer service mean to you? Please give an example of a situation where you have had to show patience and understanding and explain the outcome.

Vacancy ID: 3371


Business Admin

Streetwise UK Managment

Closing Date: 06/10/2019

Hours per week: Mon - Fri Additional Unsociable Hours

Location: Batley

Reality Check: Enthusiastic, pro-active and self- motivated approach
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
Excellent effective communication and listening skills




Vacancy Title: Apprentice Business Administration Project Planner


Job Description: Streetwise UK Management Ltd specialise in the provision of temporary traffic management throughout the UK. Managing any level of contract, we support our clients from the consultation and design phase, through to work completion. A fantastic opportunity 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


Assist the Events Manager in all aspects of planning and delivery of traffic management requirements at events and filming locations. This will include on the day assistance which can be weekends or outside of normal office hours.
Respond to a variety of queries via both telephone and email;
Deliver excellent customer service by ensuring all queries are followed up in a timely manner;
Provide database support for projects
Look after document control, issuing of documents and versioning;

Carry out day to day office administrative functions to ensure all records and files are maintained and held securely and that confidentiality of information is upheld;

Under supervision, assist in the preparation of project documentation;

Assist event manager with project administration duties such as recording of time approvals and invoicing;

Assist with and manage incoming communication and associated data input, ensuring that they are dealt with in a timely, professional and courteous manner;

Create and maintain effective working relationships with other members of staff and customers;

Follow company policies and procedures, in particular observing the importance of confidentiality;

Enter data using various IT systems;

Study towards a Level 3 in Business Administration Apprenticeship following completion of level 2.;

Be an active and collaborative team member
40 hours : Mon- Friday 9am-5pm (including one day release to Kirklees College). Please Note! There will be days when on-site attendance is required and these are normally weekends and outside normal hours for which you will receive payment at the normal non apprentice rate of pay


Personal Qualities: Good numeracy skills
Well organised and thorough, even under pressure
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


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


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 is your understanding of Traffic Management?

Where do you see yourself in 5 years? time?

Kirklees College