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Kickstart - Shop/Office Assistant TP Amersham

Job details
Posting date: 01 October 2021
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 30 October 2021
Location: Amersham, HP65AF
Company: DWP Kickstart Scheme
Job type: Temporary
Job reference: V0000228612

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Summary


To apply for this job, you must be claiming Universal Credit and 16 to 24 years old.

EMPLOYER
Travis Perkins

JOB SUMMARY
You do not need any previous experience to be considered for a Kickstart Placement with us but for the best chance of securing yourself a place youll need to be someone who
Knows what great customer service looks like and how to provide it
Is able to build relationships with people at all levels
Loves to learn, develop and expand their knowledge
Is motivated, and keen to make their mark in a supportive, diverse environment

SKILLS NEEDED
Must be aged 18+

WORKING HOURS
The work pattern will vary depending on the branch location of the Kickstart opportunity

HOURLY RATE
National Minimum Wage

ADDITIONAL EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT
Each Kickstart colleague will complete a comprehensive training programme as well as gaining real life work experience. The training programme will cover basic work skills as well as our own Travis Perkins induction, health and safety training and training on how to work in our industry.
We will be delivering this training through our own training team and have a depth of experience of doing this having trained thousands of Apprentices, as well as offering work experience through various schemes.
Each Kickstart colleague will be assigned a dedicated Kickstart Coach who will carry out employability skills training with them. This will be done via online webinars and virtual 121 coaching sessions. This training will include information advice and guidance around finding long term work, and the skills and tools that are needed to do this from an organisation that recruits thousands of new colleagues every year. The content will cover skills such as communication, time keeping, confidence, CV writing and interview skills. In total, the Kickstart coach will spend around 3 hours each month with the Kickstart colleague but will be on hand to support if more time is required. The Kickstart Colleagues line manager will compliment this training by showing them how to apply their new learning within the workplace.
All Kickstart colleagues would be eligible and would be considered for any new vacancies that arise at a relevant point in their training and work experience.

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