This Apprenticeship is aimed at individuals working in the retail sector who may already have a basic competence in retail skills and require a wider range of abilities and responsibilities to progress.
The Retailer Standard is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding (know it), skills (show it) and behaviours (live it) associated with the role. You will study the following subject areas:
- Customer service
- Business and finance
- Marketing, communication, sales and promotion
- Product and brand reputation
- Merchandising and stock
- Team and personal performance
- Legal and governance
Duration: The programme is delivered during normal working hours, making it a real opportunity to learn while you earn. Timescales for completion depend on the individual, but the qualification takes a minimum of 12 months.
Job roles may include: Sales Assistants, Beauty Consultant, Stockroom Assistant, Visual Merchandiser, Fresh Food Counter Assistant.
Go further: This apprenticeship provides an ideal stepping stone into specialist, team leading, supervisory or first line management roles within retail and higher level training and apprenticeships such as the Retail Team Leader (Level 3) and Retail Manager (Level 4)
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