Retail Traineeship

JD SPORTS FASHION PLC (Stockton-On-Tees) Logo
Closing Date: 29/12/2023
Contract Contract
Job Role Apprenticeships
Working Hours Full Time
Location Stockton-on-Tees
Salary Contact Provider
Company JD SPORTS FASHION PLC (Stockton-On-Tees)

Job Description

A traineeship is a course with work experience that gets you ready for work or an apprenticeship. It can last up to 12 months.

You can apply if you’re:

  • Eligible to work in England
  • Unemployed and have little or no work experience
  • Aged 16 to 24 and qualified below Level 4

You’ll get:

  • A work experience placement
  • Help with English and maths (if you need it)
  • Aged 16 to 24 and qualified below Level 4


Training to be provided

This Traineeship opportunity includes work preparation training, Functional Skills maths, and English support for those who require it and a high-quality work experience placement.

You will gain work experience and get on the job training to develop in this role and hopefully progress on to the apprenticeship.
You will also do any maths and English if required.

Training will also involve:

  • Great customer service
  • Manual handling
  • Health and safety
  • Till work
  • Deliveries and merchandising
  • Security

This Traineeship opportunity includes work preparation training, functional skills maths and English support for those who require it and a high-quality work experience placement

Work experience provided

Within this role you will learn how to work as a team, merchandise the store, and we’ll also provide you with the opportunity to work on your sales and customer service skills by talking to our valued customers.
Here are a few pointers on what to expect and what you will learn

  • Greet all customers in a warm, genuine and friendly manner.
  • Ensure that customers receive the best possible service every time that they enter a JD store.
  • Understand the process of the Customer Service measuring programme.
  • Drive sales, ensuring that targets are achieved and, where possible, exceeded.
  • Utilise the in-store devices, offering the customer the whole product range.
  • Provide alternatives and add on sales at every opportunity.
  • Assist in maintaining standards on the shop floor.
  • Keep stock clean and presentable at all times.
  • Replenish stock levels when needed, making sure the full size range is on the shop floor where possible.
  • Ensure that product is priced correctly.
  • Keep all displays up to date.
  • To deputise for other staff, work within departments, or carry out other duties as required.
  • Represent JD Sports in the most professional manner at all times.
    Conduct your work in a safe and responsible manner.

This Traineeship work experience is part of an education and training programme that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for. At its core is the Work Preparation training, English and maths for those who need it, and a high-quality workexperience placement.
Traineeships help unlock your great potential and give you the work preparation training, maths, English, Digital Skills and work experience needed to get an apprenticeship or other job.
Traineeships help prepare young people aged 16 to 24, or 25 with an education, health and care plan, for employment or an apprenticeship.
This Traineeship opportunity is unwaged.
Are you eligible?
Are you currently not in a job? Do you have little or no work experience?
Are you aged 16 to 24 or 25 with an education, health and care plan and qualified below Level 4?


After successful completion of the Traineeship course, you will receive a certificate of completion and a letter of reference as a minimum, to support future job applications.

Also you will receive guaranteed interview status for any suitable jobs.

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