Apprentice Warehousing Assistant

Paddock Wood, Tonbridge
£150 per week
08 Nov 2019
08 Dec 2019
Start Date

Employer Description

Established in 1994, this company is now one of the UK’s largest Musical Instrument shops with a huge range of products for sale.

Their online musical instrument store provides musical instruments and accessories to musicians and educational establishments.

They are now seeking an enthusiastic new member for their friendly administration team


Description of Vacancy

An Apprentice Warehousing Assistant opportunity in a busy warehouse.

Dealing with incoming and outgoing goods and picking and packing items accurately and quickly. Dealing with returned items.

Picking and packing parcels within allocated time scales

Dealing with incoming stock from suppliers.

Unloading containers and checking the stock is correct

Participating in stock checks

Basic computer skills – printing off labels etc

Keeping the warehouse safe by ensuring a clean and tidy working environment – no boxes/clutter in walkways

Ensuring procedures are followed in respect of problem orders

Ensure Quality Control standards are maintained.

Identify areas for improvement in own performance and takes ownership for developing own skills.



£150 per week



37 hours per week, Monday to Friday


Skills Required

Be able to work as part of a team

Have good attention to detail and be accurate

Able to work at a fast pace

Adaptable to change

A knowledge of musical instruments and accessories would be beneficial

Basic computer skills


Personal Qualities

Flexible and enthusiastic

Able to use initiative

Be trust worthy and reliable

Have a common sense approach to health and safety


Qualifications Required

Maths and English GCSE A*-D


Training Provided

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.

Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards


Important Information

The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.

KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.