Current vacancies

TyneMet College offers a wide choice of Apprenticeship programmes, providing a friendly, personal service to help you to commence your career and continue to build your qualifications. Apprenticeship programmes are an excellent choice if you don't want to stay in full-time education and know what sort of career path you want to follow. Ideally, you will already be employed but we may be able to help with this if you are having difficulty.

Current vacancies

Media & Communications Assistant / Apprenticeship Northumbria Police

Weekly wage

£309.375

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

08 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Closing date: 19 Nov 2017

Northumbria Police serves a population of 1.5 million people and covers an area of more than 2,000 square miles in the North East of England, from the Scottish border down to County Durham and from the Pennines across to the North East coast.

Northumbria is one of the largest forces in the country and is recognised as one of the top performing in the UK.

Under the leadership of Chief Constable, Steve Ashman, Northumbria Police is committed to reducing crime, disorder and building trust and confidence in its communities.

The force has around 3,230 police officers, 1,491 police staff and 150 Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs), who work together to prevent, detect and reduce crime in the Northumbria area.

Brief overview of the role
The role will have an emphasis on digital design and will be supported with a graphic design qualification from TyneMet College. You will be actively encouraged to create designs that are attractive, inspiring and engaging. This will be anything from responsive sites and emails to banners and microsites.

Annual Salary - £16086.00 - £17544.00

Vacancy description

  • Northumbria Police are excited to be recruiting a Media & Communications Assistant as part of our Apprentice Scheme working in our Media & Communications team. 
  • If you are looking to take your first steps into the world of police media, this could be the job for you.
  • It’s time to unleash your creative, technical and design talents. 
  • This is the ideal opportunity for the right person to learn and earn at the same time.
  • We are looking for someone who is digitally savvy, with design flair, who is enthusiastic, inquisitive with a can do attitude. 
  • You will use your natural enthusiasm to bring ideas to life.

Role:

  • The role will have an emphasis on digital design and will be supported with a graphic design qualification from TyneMet College. 
  • You will be actively encouraged to create designs that are attractive, inspiring and engaging. 
  • This will be anything from responsive sites and emails to banners and microsites. 
  • You will be involved in creating engagement and communications content, including creating well-designed posts for social media, taking short videos and photos, and writing press releases. 
  • The successful candidate will assist in the delivery and administration of a proactive multi-channel media, communications and engagement service.
  • This position includes day release at Queen Alexandra Road Campus, Hawkeys Lane one day a week on a Wednesday (term time only).  

Desired skills 

We are looking for someone who is digitally savvy, with design flair, who is enthusiastic, inquisitive with a can do attitude.  You will use your natural enthusiasm to bring ideas to life

 
Personal qualities 

  • Polite and Pleasant manner
  • Reliable
  • Punctual and good timekeeper
  • Strong work ethic
  • Enthusiastic
  • Honest


Qualifications required

You should be educated to GCSE Grade C, or equivalent, in English and Maths with ICT desirable: or be willing to undertake a Functional Skills qualification - alongside the Level 3 Graphic Design qualification - to ensure you achieve this level by the end of the apprenticeship period.

Future prospects

There is a possibility of a full time position upon successful completion of the apprenticeship qualification.

Things to consider

Vetting level: Recruitment Vetting (RV) Applicants must be a resident of the UK for a minimum period of 3 years to ensure vetting checks can be successfully performed. An offer of apprenticeship offer will be dependent upon vetting clearance, medical information and references. If you have any queries with regard to the application process please contact Business Support using the following email address bs.people.transactions.mailbox@northumbria.pnn.police.uk Vacancy Contact: To discuss the position in more detail please contact Neil Preston - Head of Communications & Engagement - on 0191 493 6337 or email Neil.Preston.4239@northumbria.pnn.police.uk.

Northumbria Police fully supports a policy of equal opportunities and we welcome applications from suitably qualified people from all sections of the community, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. Appointments are based on merit alone.

Employer's application instructions
Please use the Northumbria Police Force website and link to apply for the position. No CV's will be accepted by the employer - online applications only
This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

http://careers.northumbria.police.uk/apprenticeship-scheme.html

Training to be provided
 

Level 3 Graphic Design 
Functional Skills at Level 2 if required
Employees Rights and Responsibilities
 
Apprenticeship framework
Design


Apprentice Personal Assistant Siemens Gamesa Renewables Energy Ltd

Weekly wage

£202.39

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

08 Jan 2018

Date posted

20 Oct 2017

Location

Cobalt

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Closing date: 20 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role
The Trainee Personal Assistant role will be one of two Apprentices supporting Operations within Siemens Gamesa.

ANNUAL SALARY FOR YEAR 1 - £10539

ANNUAL SALARY FOR YEAR 2 - £13666

Vacancy description

 

The Trainee Personal Assistant role will be one of two Apprentices supporting Operations within Siemens Gamesa. Duties will include:- ·

  • Supporting the internal processes and procedures 
  • Delivering a reliable administrative support and customer service 
  • Arranging travel 
  • Managing diaries of senior team 
  • Processing expenses on behalf of the senior team  
  • Event management (working with third party provider)
  • Arranging interviews and meetings
  • Note-taking
  • Chasing actions
  • Improving the overall customer relationships by developing an understanding of the issues facing the departments they will be working within
  • Dealing with incoming enquiries via a selection of communication methods
  • Helping to maintain a safe working environment according to Siemens Gamesa health and safety policies
  • Individual job specifications will be available at the recruitment and selection stage.

Desired skills 

  • Confident communication and inter-personal skills 
  • Attention to detail and strong organisational skills
  • Ability to use initiative and work effectively as part of a team
  • Ability to prioritise work and problem solve
  • Ability to adapt to change and respond positively to new challenges
  • Hard working and proactive with the ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Sound IT skills – Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint
  • Flexible & courteous

Personal qualities 

  • Proactive team member
  • Friendly and positive – good at building relationships
  • Effective time keeping
  • Self-motivated, assertive and confident
  • Trustworthy and diplomatic
  • Able to take direction

Qualifications required 

  • GCSE Maths & English grade A-C/4-9 (essential) or their equivalent
  • IT qualification (essential)
  • A Level in a relevant subject (desirable)
  • Work experience in an admin or customer service role (desirable)

 


 


NVQ L3 Professional Cookery Apprentice Hastings Arms

Weekly wage

£140

Working week

40.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Aug 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 22 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role

Duties to include: Preparing and cooking all types of food advertised on Menu. Working alongside the Head Chef and learning advanced skills Ordering and control stock and wastage.

Vacancy description

An opportunity has arisen for this prestigious Pub/Restaurant to employ a L3 Professional Cookery Apprentice. You will have the chance to gain your L3 qualification and enhance your skills whilst working alongside experienced Staff.

Desired skills

Good Timekeeping.

Able to work under pressure.

L2 Cooking skills

Personal qualities

Hard working and reliable

Smart appearance

Good  time keeping

Qualifications required

You must have NVQ L2 Professional Cookery qualification

Things to consider - Where The Hastings is. Weekends and evenings are part of the requirements

 


NVQ L3 Beauty Apprentice Sabrinas

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

05 Dec 2017

Date posted

13 Oct 2017

Location

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Apply

Closing date: 25 Nov 2017

Sabrinis is a high quality Nail and Beauty salon in Forest Hall We use only the best products to ensure our clients get the best treatments possible.
All our beauticians are trained to the highest standard and up to date with all the latest techniques.

Brief overview of the role
An exciting opportunity for someone who has already achieved their Level 2 Beauty to join Sabrina and the team in a very busy salon.

Vacancy description
 

An exciting position has become available at Sabrinas Beauty Salon

You will work towards your Level 3 Beauty qualification and assist with the existing clients.

You will be expected to build up a clientele of your own.

Duties include:

  • Manicures and pedicures.
  • Facials which involve cleansing, massaging and toning skin.
  • Eye lash and eyebrow colouring.
  • Removing unwanted facial or body hair by waxing.

Desired skills 

Have excellent interpersonal skills.
Pay attention to detail.
Be punctual. 

Personal qualities 

Have an artistic flair.
Be a good listener to find out which is the best treatment for the client.
Have a smart appearance and high standard of hygiene.
 
Qualifications required 

You must have Level 2 Beauty qualification

 
Future prospects
A full time position for the right person on completion of the Level 3 Qualification.
Things to consider
The Empoyer requires a non smoker.


L3 Professional Cookery Apprentice The Cannon Inn

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

10 Aug 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 29 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role

This is a fantastic Apprenticeship position is for someone who has already completed their L2 Professional Cookery and is confident in preparing and cooking all types of food that is served in the restaurant at the pub.

Vacancy description

You will be working alongside a qualified Chef to prepare and cook all the meals on the current menu whilst working towards your L3 professional cookery qualification.

Duties will include;

Set up in preparation for the day
Order Ingredients and keep stock rotation
Prepare and cook ingredients
Maintain a clean environment following health and safety

Desired skills

Ability to work under pressure
Quick and efficient in the kitchen
Be able to prepare, cook and finish desired dishes to a high standard

Personal qualities
Good personality
Good timekeeping.
High standard of personal appearance and hygiene
The ability to work under pressure

Qualifications required

Must have Level 2 Professional Cookery to be considered.

Things to consider

The Location. Weekends are included in the hours.


L2 Apprentice Chef Sir John Fitzgeralds - Twin Farms/Ridley Arms/Pavilion/The Green/Cafe Royal/Shiremoor House Farm/Hugo's/The Briardene/Manor House

Weekly wage

£140

Working week

40.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

02 Dec 2017

Date posted

11 May 2016

Location

Various

Apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Family run pub/restaurant group Sir John Fitzgeralds .Establishments include Twin Farms, Ridley Arms, Pavilion, The Green, Café Royal, Shiremoore Farm, Hugo's, The Briardene, Manor House

Duties will include:

Basic food preparation
Assisting Chef de Parties
Plating cold starters and desserts
Cleaning of small equipment
Working sections

Skills Required:-   

Basic knife skills
Basic food knowledge

Qualifications Required:-   
NVQ Level 1
Health and Hygiene certificate

Personal Qualities:-  
Hard working and reliable
Enthusiastic about food
Able to work evenings and weekends

Future prospects

To become a fully trained Chef of a SJF kitchen brigade

To progress and aspire through the kitchen ranks and run their own kitchen.

To be fully trained to the high standard of an SJF Chef

Things to consider

The post will require candidates who are prepared to work long hours which will include evenings and weekends

 


Apprentice Chef The Tree House

Weekly wage

£105

Working week

30.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

12 Oct 2016

Location

Alnwick

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

A fantastic opportunity to join the team at one of the most unique restaurants in the world, The Treehouse in Alnwick Gardens, as an Apprentice Chef. You will prepare meals using locally sourced ingredients and where possible everything is made in house so you will gain a great deal of experience in different cooking techniques

A fantastic opportunity to join the team at The Treehouse in Alnwick Gardens as an Apprentice Chef.

Vacancy description

Duties to include:
Food preparation and Cooking using locally sourced meat, fish and other ingredients - wherever possible everything is made in house so a huge amount of experience will be gained in various cooking techniques
Assisting kitchen staff
Cleaning working area
Health and Hygiene
Stock rotation

Desired skills

Enthusiastic   
Reliable
Trustworthy                  
Outgoing
Punctual                           
Good Communicator
Team Player               
Listening
Hardworking           
Willing to follow instruction
Some knife skills or kitchen experience

Personal qualities

Adaptable and flexible
Positive attitude
Self-motivation and a passion for cooking
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning
Well presented


Qualifications required
GCSE Maths and English or equivalent is desirable


NVQ Level 2 Customer Service Apprenticeship Dimeo's Deleval Ices

Weekly wage

£105

Working week

30.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

23 Feb 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role
Dimeo's ( Delaval Ices ) is offering an exciting opportunity for someone to work as a customer service apprentice in a busy ice cream café and pizzeria.

Your duties will include:

 

  • Serving customers.
  • Clearing tables after customers are finished.
  • General cafe duties.
  • Communicating with all customers

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills.
  • Confident.


Personal qualities

  • Good time keeping skills.
  • Pleasant outgoing personality.
  • High standard of personal hygiene.


Qualifications required

GCSE's A-C in Maths and English or equivalent would be an advantage.


 


Front of House Apprentice River Cafe on The Tyne

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

16 May 2017

Location

North Shields

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

The River Café on the Tyne is owned by Paul Scott and Michelle Dickie and is one of only two restaurants in the North of the region – and one of only five in the North East – to have made its mark on the foodie scene and earned itself a prestigious Michelin Bib Gourmand Award for the fifth year in succession. The Bib Gourmand category is awarded to those restaurants who have been recognised as offering good quality, great value food for a maximum of three courses for under £28.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity to work for a Michelin Bib Gourmand Award winning restaurant.

Vacancy description

  • Taking food and drinks orders
  • Maintaining a high standard of customer care
  • Taking the opportunity to maximise sales
  • Ensure that tables are cleaned quickly and efficiently
  • Preparing and checking bills and receiving payment
  • Helping to maintain the bar area

Desired skills 

Enthusiastic
Reliable
Trustworthy
Outgoing
Punctual
Good communicator
Team player
Listening
 
Personal qualities 

Adaptable and flexible
Positive attitude
People person
Sociable and friendly
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning
Well presented
 
Qualifications required 

GSCEs or equivalent. 

Future prospects

Possibility of full time job upon completion of apprenticeship.

 


NVQ L2 Professional Cookery Apprenticeship BEAR & NATURAL KITCHEN LTD

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Aug 2017

Location

Heaton - Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the roleAs a key member of the team you will work closely with the Nutritionist to ensure a high standard of food preparation at all times. Learning the main duties and responsibilities needed to run a fully functional kitchen. Comply with safe systems at work.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to train to be a chef at Bear & Natural Kitchen:

As an apprentice Chef you will be a key member of the catering team and work closely with the Nutritionist.
Your responsibilities will include food safety and health and safety.
Preparation of food and ingredients ensuring a high standard at all times.
Maintaining all work areas to a high standard following health and safety 

 

You will attend Tyne Metropolitan College 1 day per week to work towards your L2 Professional Cookery qualification. Take note of where Bear & Natural Kitchen is and make sure you can get there

 

Desired skills

Able to follow instructions
Good communication skills are essential.
Good time keeping.
Personal qualities
High standard of personal hygiene.
High standard of work ethic.
Hardworking, reliable, flexible and trustworthy are essential
 

 
Qualifications required
GCSE A-C Maths and English are desirable bit not essential.
No experience essential but an interest in healthy eating would be advantageous


NVQ L2 Professional Cookery Apprentice HOLYSTONE PUB LIMITED

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Aug 2017

Location

Holystone - Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role

An opportunity has arisen for The Holystone Bar and Restaurant to employ someone to work in the kitchen with the Head chef. You will work alongside the head Chef to prepare ingredients for all the dishes on the menu. You will maintain cleaning duties and keep all preparation areas clean and tidy following Health , Safety and Hygiene.

Vacancy description

This Apprenticeship will be for someone to work in the kitchen at The Holystone Bar and Restaurant.

You will be trained to become a qualified Chef whilst working alongside the Head Chef.

You will attend Tyne Metropolitan College 1 day per week to work towards L2 Professional Cookery qualification.

Desired skills

Good attention to detail
Can multi task in a busy environment
Be able to follow instructions
Good communication skills

Personal qualities

High standard of personal hygiene.
Self-motivated
Desire to learn and succeed
Happy disposition
 
Qualifications required

GCS A- C in Maths and English or equivalent would be advantageous

Things to consider

Where The Holystone Bar and Restaurant is. There will be weekend work involved. You will attend Tyne Metropolitan College 1 day per week

 


NVQ L2 Professional Cookery Northumberland Hussar

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

10 Aug 2017

Location

Heaton

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role

This apprenticeship vacancy role will require you to work alongside the Head chef to produce a selection of home made meals. You'll make sure all work surfaces are maintained, prepare vegetables and starters, help make orders, rotate stock and attend college 1 day per week to work towards your NVQ L2 professional Cookery Qualification.

Vacancy description

The job role:

You will work alongside the Head Chef and Kitchen staff.
You will be setting up the kitchen ready for service time.
You will help prepare the vegetables and starters under the supervision of the qualified staff.
You will help with the ordering and rotation of the stock.
You will maintain Health and safety and keep all areas clean and tidy.
You will attend Tyne Metropolitan college 1 day per week to work towards your L2 Professional Cookery qualification.

Desired skills

To be able to work to a time skill
To be able to follow instructions
Be a team player
 
Personal qualities

The desire to learn and succeed
Pleasant out going manner
High standard of personal hygiene.

Things to consider

Weekend work will be part of the job. You will attend Tyne metropolitan College 1 day per week to work towards your L2 Professional Cookery qualification. Make sure you can get to work and college easily.


NVQ L3 Beauty Apprentice Tanning & Beauty Co

Weekly wage

£0

Working week

40.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

10 Aug 2017

Location

Jesmond

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role

This position is for someone who already has a L2 Beauty qualification and a lot of experience. This salon is very busy and does a lot of Waxing so you must be confident and have the ability to cope. You will attend Tyne Metropolitan College 1 day per week to work towards your L3 Beauty qualification.

Vacancy description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced L2 Beauty practitioner to gain employment and also work towards their L3 Beauty qualification.

The Employer is prepared to pay the successful candidate the appropriate wage for their experience.

You will be expected to carry out all aspects of waxing as this is one of the salons main treatments.
Acrylic nails is another popular treatment at the salon 
All other treatments to include eyelash and eyebrow colouring and shaping
Manicures and pedicures.

Desired skills

Experienced at all types of Waxing
Experienced at Acrylic Nails.
Good communication skills
Pay attention to detail.
Be punctual
  
Personal qualities

Have an artistic flair.
Have a smart appearance and good personal hygiene
 
Qualifications required

Must have L2 Beauty and be experienced.
Acrylic nails

Things to consider

Do not apply if you do not have the correct qualifications. You will have a clientele straight away. You will be paid the appropriate wage for your experience. You will have the chance to gain your L3 Beauty qualification whilst working.


NVQ L2 Professional Cookery Apprentice The Herb Garden Harbour

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

15 Aug 2017

Location

Royal Quays - North Shields

Apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

The Herb Garden Harbour on Royal Quays Harbour in North Shields is the same company as the Newcastle Herb garden. The Herb Garden Harbour is one of the most beautifully engineered and functional restaurants facing onto the Marina.They are committed to quality, fresh and locally sourced produce with a good selection of burgers to salads, wraps, pasta and seafood and a mouth watering selection of desserts.

Vacancy description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for The Herb Garden Harbour to employ a L2 Apprentice Chef.

You will work alongside the Head Chef and qualified staff to learn how to run a fully functional kitchen.

You will help and assist in the preparation of meals to the satisfaction of the Head Chef.

The Head Chef will allocate duties on a daily basis.

Basic food preparation.

Assisting Chef de Parties.

Plating cold starters and desserts.

Cleaning of all areas following Health and Safety.

Desired skills

Basic Knife skills

Basic food knowledge

Personal qualities

Hard working and reliable.

Enthusiastic about food.

Able to work evenings and weekends.

High standard of personal hygiene and appearance

Qualifications required

No qualifications necessary but to have some experience in the industry would be an advantage.

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the NVQ L2 Professional Cookery qualification

Things to consider

Where the restaurant is situated, make sure you can get there on time. The post requires somebody who is prepared to work hard and can work evenings and weekends.

Training to be provided

1 day per week to attend Tyne Metropolitan College to work towards NVQ L2 Professional Cookery.

Functional skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE A-C in Maths and English.

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NVQ L2 Beauty Apprentice In The Pink

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

01 Dec 2017

Date posted

13 Oct 2017

Location

Hazelrigg

Apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Brief overview of the role
An exciting position for someone to do their L2 Beauty apprenticeship. Duties would be: Answering the telephone making appointments. Meeting and greeting clients and preparing them for treatments Preparing the rooms for the qualified Beauticians. Cleaning the rooms after every client. Making refreshments. Stock rotating and checking.

Vacancy description 

  • An exciting opportunity for someone to to be an Apprentice working in   In the Pink Beauty salon.
  • You will work with the Senior Beauticians to assist with treatments.
  • Set up treatment rooms and maintain salon cleanliness throughout the day.
  • Answer the telephone and make appointments.
  • All other allocated duties.
  • Attend college 1 day per week to work towards your NVQ L2 Beauty qualification.

Desired skills 

Have excellent interpersonal skills
Pay attention to detail
Be punctual
 
Personal qualities 

Have an artistic flair for make up and nail art
Be a good listener to find out which treatments would suit the client.
Have a smart appearance and good personal hygiene.
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE Maths and English at Grade A-C or equivalent would be an advantage

Things to consider

  • Where the salon is based.
  • Late nights are involved

 


Apprentice Estimating Administrator METNOR CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

13 Oct 2017

Location

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Metnor Construction Limited was formed in May 2002 and is one of the four divisions of Metnor Group Ltd. The company currently operates primarily, but not exclusively, in the following sectors: Student Accommodation, Care Homes, Hotels and Leisure, Data Centres, Commercial, Retail and Stadia. Our construction activities, as Principal Contractor, cover traditional contracting, design & build and partnering. The Company is based in North Tyneside and undertakes projects ranging in value from £1m to £50m.

Brief overview of the role
An excellent opportunity to join Metnor Construction as an Apprentice Estimating Administrator involved with various tasks connected to new tenders etc

Vacancy description 

The fundamental tasks of the job are:-

  • Booking all new tenders onto electronic tender register.
  • Managing the tender register and tender library; ensuring that all tenders are inputted in submission order, amending with any extensions of time and recirculating to estimating, management and bid team.
  • Adding new estimates onto estimating software (causeway); reformatting and importing bills of quantities, resourcing bills for subcontract enquiries and creating online enquiries.
  • Responsible for managing the supply chain; understanding which subcontractor and material packages are required for each individual tender and sending out electronic enquiries to our supply chain via enquiry management software and email.
  • Receiving and logging tender amendments, ensuring that the tender folder remains up to date with the most recent information and supersede any documents/drawings as necessary.
  • Photocopying bills/spec documents & drawings.
  • Type & send our enquiry letters & enclosures.
  • Contact subs/suppliers for quotations (if not rec’d in time).
  • Check documents arithmetically where appropriate.
  • Develop and maintain subcontractor database.
  • Uplift / deliver tenders etc.

Desired skills

Maintain the company profile on quality.
Standard of service meeting the company profile on customer care.
IT/keyboard sills (excel, word, access).
Communication skills.
Organisational skills.

Personal qualities

Adaptable and flexible.
Positive attitude.
People person.
Sociable and friendly.
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning.
Well presented.

Qualifications required

At least 5 GCSE's at A* - C or their equivalent.


NVQ L2 Business Administration Apprentice Redgate Lodge Limited

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

13 Oct 2017

Location

Shiremoor

Apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Redgate Lodge Limited are a used car specialist based in Shiremoor, Newcastle Upon Tyne. We specialise in all types of used car, from small and economical to luxury and performance models.

We also have Bosch Car Service - Redgate Lodge Service and MOT Centre at our Shiremoor site where we undertake MOTs, Car Servicing & Repairs, Engine Diagnostics, Exhausts, Car Batteries, Discount tyres at trade prices. You can book in online or request a quote for any car repairs you may have.

We also have a newly opened body shop and hand wash valeting services available on site.

Brief overview of the role
A position has become available at Redgate Lodge Garage for someone to work towards their L2 Business Administration apprentice while working in a busy office.

Vacancy description 

You will be working in a busy office and your duties will be:

  • Answering the telephone and dealing with incoming enquiries.
  • Using the computer
  • Photocopying
  • Filing
  • Dealing with mail
  • All other duties allocated by the office manager

Desired skills 

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a flexible approach to work in a busy office.
Good communication skills and a clear and professional telephone manner.

Personal qualities 

Methodical approach to tasks.
Good attention to detail.
A smart professional appearance.
Reliable and committed to their learning programme and employer.

Qualifications required 

GCSE grade A*-C would be desirable (or equivalent).

Things to consider
Please note vacancy location and whether you can travel there on time.


Care Assistant Parkside Care Limited

Weekly wage

£130

Working week

32.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

03 Dec 2017

Date posted

17 Oct 2017

Location

North Shields

Apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Parkside Care is a small family run business that has been providing quality care, dignity and support to older people since 1988. We operate four residential care homes for the elderly in North Shields, Gateshead, Sunderland and Morpeth. Each of them is unique and full of character to make them feel like a ‘home from home’.

Brief overview of the role
To assist in the provision of care and work as part of a team to achieve required standards. To work with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of clients in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independence. To help in the care of the clients’ physical environment and in the day-to-day activities of the home.

Vacancy description

PURPOSE OF POSITION

  • To assist in the provision of care and work as part of a team to achieve required standards.
  • To work with other staff in meeting the personal care needs of clients in a way that respects the dignity of the individual and promotes independance.
  • To help in the care of the clients’ physical environment and in the general day-to-day activities of the home.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Care:

  • Ensure the highest possible levels of care are maintained by supporting/assisting Clients, when required with washing, bathing, toileting, dressing, undressing and all other aspects of daily living. Ensure that clients retain their dignity and comfort at all times.
  • Assist clients who have limited mobility or other physical/mental impairments such as incontinence by making the best use of aids and personal equipment provided.
  • Help to promote the mental and physical activity of Clients by talking to them, taking them out, sharing with them in activities such as arts & crafts,  reading, writing and singing etc.
  • Closely monitor Clients who may be confused and/or have challenging behaviour.
  • Assist in the promotion of continence at all times.
  • Join in with all daily activities as instructed by the Manager and Senior Carers.  Make activity times as enjoyable and inclusive as possible in order to stimulate the Clients.
  • Make and change beds, ensuring that rooms are clean and tidy and commodes are empty in line with the homes disposal of waste policy.  Carry out any light cleaning as instructed.
  • Answer the Nurse Call System, giving assistance as required.  Answer the door and telephone appropriately, greet visitors, respond accordingly and pass on all messages promptly.
  • Make all visitors feel welcome.  Provide refreshements/assistance as and when required.
  • Ensure that the home is kept clean and tidy in line with the company’s hygiene and health and safety policies.
  • Cook or heat up meals as required and assist Clients who need help during meal times.  Assist with serving of food, and drinks as required.  Wash up as instructed.
  • Escort Clients travelling to and from the home e.g. on social outings, hospital visits etc.

Training & Development:

Undertake such in house and external training which is appropriate to your role and has been identified through a training needs appraisal. 

Health & Safety:

Report immediately to the home manager, or person in charge, any illness or accident incurred by a Client, colleague, self or another.
Promote safe working practice within the care home.

General:

Notify the home manager, or person in charge, as soon as possible of your inability to report for duty and also on your expected return to work from all periods of absence.
Carry out any other tasks that may be reasonably assigned to you.

Desired skills
 

Genuine interest in working within a caring environment

Personal qualities

Ability to communicate effectively with clients and work colleagues

Qualifications required

Relevant Vocational Qualification (achieved/working towards)

Satisfactory DBS Check and references

Training to be provided
 

Level 2 or 3Health & Social Care

Functional Skills if required

Employees Rights and Responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework

Health and Social Care


NVQ L2 Dry lining and Plastering Apprentice Drycore Ltd

Weekly wage

£140

Working week

40.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Benton

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Drycore Ltd is a Dry Lining and Plastering contracting companyand we pride ourselves on our primary portfolio for commercial housing building clients throughout the United kingdom.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity for Drycore Ltd to offer 2 Apprenticeships in L2 Dry lining. You will work towards your L2 Dry Lining qualification whilst working onsite with the company at designated jobs and attending Tyne Met Construction one day per week.

Vacancy description
 

Working for Drycore Ltd You will be carrying out:

  • Health and Safety
  • Installing suspended ceilings
  • Installing partitions
  • Installing wall lining systems
  • Fixing sheet materials via direct bond
  • Applying taping and jointing systems
  • Applying finishing plasters

Desired skills 

Pay attention to detail
Be punctual
Demonstrate a flexible approach to work with a willingness to undertake a variety of tasks
 
Personal qualities 

Hard working
Reliable
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE A-C in Maths and English would be an advantage.

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the Level 2 qualification.

Things to consider

The Employer is moving premises to North Tyneside and only wants applicants that live in North Tyneside as most of the jobs are in Nothumberland and outlying areas.

Training to be provided 

Training is provided by Tyne Met Construction.

NVQ Level 2
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have  GCSE  4 and above (A-C ) in Maths and English
ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities Booklet
 
Apprenticeship framework

Construction Building


NVQ L2 Business Administration Apprentice P. JAMES CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Weekly wage

£105

Working week

30.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Holystone

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Providing a comprehensive service to the construction industry since 1997, P James Construction has grown into the diverse sub-contractor we see today. Combining high quality and competitively priced materials with experienced management and skilled local labour; P James Construction creates packages that are tailored to our client's specific requirements and designed to simplify the construction process as a whole.

P James Construction are looking for a Business Administration Apprentice to join their team.

Vacancy description 

Your duties will include:

  • General Administration.
  • Receptionist duties - answering the telephone, dealing with queries.
  • Filing and Photocopying
  • Assisting other members of staff.

Desired skills 

Enthusiastic.                 
Reliable.
Trustworthy.
Outgoing.
Punctual. 
Good Communicator.
 
Personal qualities 

Adaptable and flexible.
Positive attitude.
People person.
Sociable and friendly.
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning.
Well presented.
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE, or equivalent,  grade 4 (C) or above in English, Mathematics and ICT would be an advantage

Future prospects
An Administration Assistant position for the right person on successful completion of NVQ L2 Business Administration apprenticeship

Things to consider
Where the Business is, can you get there on time?

Training to be provided 

Level 2 Business Administration.
ERR Booklet.
Functional Skills if you do not have GCSE 4-7 (A-C) in Maths and English

 


IT Technician Apprenticeship PROFESSIONAL NETWORK TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS LIMITED

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Sedgefield

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Professional Network Technology Solutions ( PNTS ) are an IT service provider in Sedgefield. With a growing customer base,we provide outsourced IT services to clients primarily in the Architectural, Engineering and Construction Industries.

Brief overview of the role
We are looking to recruit as Apprentice IT Technician to join the team. You will work alongside qualified IT specialists who would provide guidance and support to perform the duties listed below.

Vacancy description 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a young,dynamic IT sevices provider in Sedgefield Durham.

You will work with the IT support team whilst at the same time working towards your NVQ L2 IT qulaification.

Duties would include:

  • Completing new PC, server and laptop builds
  • Completing rebuilds of any PCs or laptops where required
  • Daily server back up checks for all clients
  • Proactive monitoring of customer servers via event log reviews
  • Responding to notification emails
  • Maintaining the customer machine record

Desired skills 

Good time management skills
Good organisational skills
An ability to work to deadlines 
Attention to detail
An understanding of Windows operating systems and Microsoft Office applications
 
Personal qualities 

A keen interest in computing, and a desire to develop a career in IT
Proactivity and an ability to work unsupervised
Good written and oral communication skills

Qualifications required 

GCSE Maths English and ICT at grade 4-8 (A-C) or equivalent would be advantageous.

Future prospects
After successful completion of the apprenticeship,there will be an opportunity for the right person to become a full member of the support team
Things to consider
Wher the company is based,can you get there on time.

Training to be provided 

NVQ L2  IT application specialist
ERR booklet
Functional skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE (4-8 ) A-C in these subjects


NVQ Level 2 Warehousing Apprenticeship SILK AVENUE LIMITED

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Benton

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Silk Avenue is a company who sells Handbags and Accessories online.
A team of passionate individuals spread out around the globe who revolutionise online fashion retailing.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity for someone to take on the role of a Warehouse Operative at a company who is a leading distributor of ladies handbags and accessories.

Vacancy description 

You will work as a Warehouse Operative reporting to the Manager.

The job role will include:

  • Efficiently handle, store, and rotate stock working within a small team environment.
  • Maintain high levels of Health and Safety awareness.
  • Any othe duties allocated by the Warehouse Manager.

Desired skills 

Good communication skills.
 
Personal qualities 

Reliable and trustworthy.
 
Qualifications required 

None specified.

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the Level 2 Warehouse Operative qualification.

Things to consider

Where the business is, can you get there on time? There will be lifting involved with this job.

Training to be provided 

NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative.
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE Maths and English 4 or above (A-C).
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) booklet.


NVQ Level 2 Food Production Apprenticeship Stephen Bones and Victoria Bones - The Pie Shop

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

North Shields

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

The Pie Shop in North Shields is a bespoke cafe where you can eat in or buy a selection of homemade pies and flavoured mash to take home.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity has arisen for someone to work The Pie Shop an award winning Cafe.

Vacancy description 

The successful candidate will assist the owners to prepare and serve up a selection of pies mash and peas.

You will work towards your NVQ Level 2 Food Production qualification and have the opportunity to progres to your Chefs qualification.

You will work alongside the owners:

  • To help with the preperation of the food.
  • Serve customers.
  • Wait on tables and take orders.
  • Clear tables.
  • Wash dishes and maintain a clean safe environment for the customers and staff.

Desired skills 

Attention to detail.
Good organisational skills.
Determination to succeed.
 
Personal qualities 

You will have a positive and energetic personality.
Be well presented.
Share a passion for food and its production.
 
Qualifications required 

No previous qualifications necessary just a passion to learn.

Future prospects
A full time position for the right person on completion of the NVQ Level 2 Food Production Qualification.

Things to consider
You will work different hours each week to support the business needs.

Training to be provided 

NVQ Level 2 Food Production - Catering and Professional Chefs.
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) booklet.
Functional Skills, if you do not have GCSE 4-8 (A-C) in Maths and English.


NVQ L2 Food Production Apprentice The Artisan Experience

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

The Artisan Experience is an upmarket Cafe'/Bistro situated in Whitley Bay.
The range of food goes from all home cooked scones, bread and pastries up to a home cooked meal.
The Artisan is open on a Sunday and is famous for its Sunday lunches.

Brief overview of the role
You will be working alongside other members of staff helping to wait on tables and take orders. Clean tables after customers are finished. Help to plate up prepared sandwiches etc. Prepare bills and deal with monies. Work on the counter serving customers.

Vacancy description 

The Artisan Experience is recruiting an Apprentice Food Production/ Front of House The role will be to assist the other staff with the preperation of orders to serve to customers

  • You will work on the counter to serve customers in a pleasant and courteous manner.
  • Deal with the payments
  • You wll also plate food and assist where required.
  • Clear tables
  • Washing up
  • All other duties allocated by the manager
  • You will  prepare and following health and Safety keeping all areas clean and tidy.

Desired skills 

Attention to detail.
Good orginisational skills.
Determination to succeed.
 
Personal qualities 

You will have a positive and energetic personality
Be well presented and share a pasion for food
 
Qualifications required 

No previous experience required.

Training to be provided 

NVQ L2 Food Production
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE Maths and English (A-C) or 4 and above
ERR booklet


NVQ L2 Professional Cookery Apprentice The Artisan Experience

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

The Artisan Experience is an upmarket Cafe'/Bistro situated in Whitley Bay.
The range of food goes from all home cooked scones, bread and pastries up to a home cooked meal.
The Artisan is open on a Sunday and is famous for its Sunday lunches.

Brief overview of the role
You will be working alongside a fully qualified chef who will train you to a high standard. You will attend Tyne Metropolitan College on a day release basis to work towards your L2 Professional Cookery qualification.

Vacancy description 

The Artisan Experience is recruiting an Apprentice chef for their kitchen.

Duties:

  • The role will be to assist the Head chef in all aspects of food preparation.
  • You will also plate food and assist where required.
  • You will prepare and following health and Safety keeping all areas clean and tidy.
  • You will attend Tyne Metropolitan College day release to work towards your NVQ L2 Professional cookery qualification.

Desired skills 

Attention to detail.
Good organisational skills.
Determination to succeed.
 
Personal qualities 

You will have a positive and energetic personality, be well presented and share a passion for food.
 
Qualifications required 

No previous experience required.

Training to be provided 

NVQ L2 Professional Cookery
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE Maths and English (A-C) or 4 and above
ERR booklet


NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative Apprentice Storage Place Ltd

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

16 Nov 2017

Location

Gateshead

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Closing date: 03 Dec 2017

The Storage Place is based in Felling Gateshead and it operates a warehousing and storage facilitie for land transport activities.

Brief overview of the role

This is an opportunity for someone to take on the role of Warehouse Operative at a company who is based in Felling, Gateshead.

Vacancy description 

You will work as a Warehouse Operative reporting to the manager.

The  job role will include:

  • Efficiently handle and store goods working within a team environment.
  • Keep all work areas clean and tidy maintaining a high standard of Health and Safety awareness.
  • Manual lifting and moving stock.
  • All other allocated duties.

Desired skills 

Good communication skills.
Ability to work quickly and efficiently.
This is a physical role so will need to be able to lift and carry.
 
Personal qualities 

Reliable and trustworthy.
Good timekeeping skills.
 
Qualifications required 

Non required, however GCSE Maths and English 4 and above (A-C) would be an advantage.

Training to be provided 

NVQ L2 Warehouse Operative.
Functional skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE Maths and English Level 4 and above (A-C).
ERR booklet.


NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative Apprentice Featonby Ltd

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

04 Dec 2017

Date posted

16 Nov 2017

Location

North Shields

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Closing date: 03 Dec 2017

Featonby's North East Auctioneers and Valuers is an established Family business founded in 1920s by Charlie Featonby,succeeded by his son Frank Featonby and grandson David Featonby. Now under new ownership, but still maintaining the values of the Featonby family.
Offering services from House Clearances and valuations.

Brief overview of the role

This is an opportunity for someone to take on the role of Warehouse Operative apprentice at a leading Auctioneer and Valuers.

Vacancy description 

You will work as a Warehouse Operative reporting to the Manager.

The job role will include:

  • Efficiently handle, store incomoing and out going goods working within a small team environment.
  • Checking deliveries.
  • Maintain high levels of Health and Safety awareness.
  • Sweeping and keeping all areas tidy.
  • Any other duties allocated by the Warehouse manager.

Desired skills 

Good communication skills.
Ability to work quickly and accurately.
This is a physical role so you will need to be able to lift and carry.
 
Personal qualities 

Reliable and Trustworthy
Good time keeping.
Able to follow instructions.
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE Maths and English Level 4 (A-C).

Training to be provided 

NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative.
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE 4 and above (A-C) in Maths and English.
Employment Rights and Responsibilities - ERR Booklet.


NVQ L3 Beauty Apprentice Coccolare

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

09 Dec 2017

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 07 Dec 2017

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to take on the role of a L3 Apprentice Beautician.

Coccolare is a Hair and Beauty salon based in Whitley Bay. We offer a huge range of Hair and Beauty treatments. We specialise in Semi- Permanent make-up and Hair laser removal. We run an express service at the weekends to include hair,nails,threading and waxing.

A position for a L3 Apprentice Beautician has become available at Coccolare Hair and Beauty Salon.

You will work full time for the Employer and attend Tyne Metropolitan College 1 day per week to work towards your NVQ L3 Beauty Therapy qualification.

Your duties would be:

  • Working alongside the qualified Beautician.
  • Set up rooms ready for treatments.
  • Meet and greet clients.
  • Tidy up and prepare room for next clients throughout the day.
  • Answer the  telephone and make appointments
  • Carrying out treatments that you qualified for at NVQ L2

Desired skills 

Have good interpersonal skills.
Pay attention to detail.
Be punctual
 
Personal qualities

Have an artistic flair for make-up and nail art.
Be a good listener to find out which treatments would suit the client.
Have a smart appearance and  a high standard of  personal Hygiene
 
Qualifications required 

You must have NVQ L2 Beauty
GCSE (or equivalent) A-C in Maths and English would be beneficial

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the NVQ L3 Beauty qualification

Things to consider

You must have NVQ L2 Beauty and be able to have a clientelle Late nights and weekends are included in the hours. Make sure you can get to work and college on time


Health and Fitness Apprentice Tyne Metropolitan College

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

08 Jan 2018

Date posted

16 Nov 2017

Location

Wallsend

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Closing date: 22 Dec 2017

TyneMet is ideally located between Newcastle city centre and the beautiful North Tyneside coastline. The main campus is situated on the Coast Road, just minutes away from the city or the coast.

TyneMet is a vocational specialist, offering a huge range of retail outlets from a hair and beauty salon, a gym, a restaurant and even a florists

The Flex Fitness gym and studio has the latest fitness equipment and professional coaching.

An exciting opportunity exists at Tyne Met College's Flex Fitness Gym. As an apprentice you will work to obtain the skills, knowledge and experience to work successfully within a gym / recreational environment.

The role will involve a range of duties including gym upkeep, supervision and the promotion of gym and Fitness activity. There are opportunities to design and implement training programmes for a range of clientele, the successful applicants will also get some fantastic experience as they shadow the Health and Fitness Manger and work with the athletes in the North East Sports Academy.

The successful applicant will benefit from working in a positive and dynamic environment with colleagues who have a strong reputation both within the College and externally.

A mentor will be allocated to provide support and guidance and development activities incorporated as part of a holistic package.

The successful applicant will be expected to work occasional evenings and weekends, although they will normally be working alongside other established members of staff during essentially normally working hours.

The successful applicant will have a positive and outgoing personality, who can engage with a range of customers. The ability to work in a team and to be pro-active and show initiative in supporting the fitness and sporting activities at the College are vital.

Desired skills 

IT Literate
Self motivated
Ability to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
 
Personal qualities 

The ideal applicant should have a positive and outgoing personality
The ability to engage with a range of customers
The ability to work in a team and to be pro-active and show initiative in supporting the fitness and sporting activities at the College are vital
 
Qualifications required 

Level 2 Qualification in any fitness or sports coaching.

Future prospects

There may be an offer of employment upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

Training to be provided 

Functional Skills (If required)
ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities
PLTS – Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
NVQ Diploma in Fitness Instruction