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Why Superdrug

Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our Distribution centre, based in South Elmsall, Pontefract is a great environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.

We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.

Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.

Your Apprenticeship

We have some fantastic new opportunities in our distribution centre near Pontefract (South Elmsall) to join our Logistics Academy programme.
Our 13-month Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship offers a perfect start into a career in warehousing, e commerce and supply chain.

Salary: £19278.46, £12.36 per hour
Hours: 30 per week
Shifts: Monday - Friday, 8am to 2pm
Start: July 2022
Qualification: Supply Chain Warehouse Operative Level 2

Your training will take place here in our Distribution Centre over the 1st 12 months so, no college days and no homework! At the end of your training period you will complete a discussion around your experiences, a multiple -choice test and an observation within your role, in month 13. You will be supported throughout by your team and your assessor to achieve your Warehouse Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship. You will then continue into a permanent role with us.

This is an opportunity to learn much more than just how to deliver excellent customer service to our stores, the apprenticeship covers how the distribution centre operates, how the business works commercially and covers brand reputation, legal and marketing.

Here’s what a day involves:
The purpose of the role is to ensure that our customers orders are picked and packed in a neat, accurate and safe manner to meet daily delivery deadlines.

Your day will include;

Picking & Packing
Maintaining housekeeping standards within the working area
Adhering to all health and safety requirements and company policies

During your apprenticeship you will learn;
•           Safe use of equipment, vehicles and machinery.
•           Environmental Management
•           Working in accordance with warehousing systems and processes
•           Awareness of supply chain industry and own organisation
•           Building relationships

You should apply for this role if you ...
• Are hard working 
• Want to develop new skills
• Are a real team player
• Have a strong work ethic and flexible approach
• Are committed to achieving your qualification
• Are enthusiastic with a good attitude


Here’s what’s in it for you... Benefits 

Staff discount card with additional discount campaigns

Online benefits with a wide range of discounts and vouchers

Pension scheme with employers contribution

Life assurance

Access to internal training

Aviva Workplace+

Onsite parking

As an Apprentice, you can also apply for an Apprenticeship NUS card, which gives 10% discounts at participating outlets!

Why not earn while you learn and come and be part of something special!

You can apply if;
·      You have a minimum of Grade C / 4 GCSE (or equivalent) in English
.      You have a minimum of Grade C / 4 GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths
·      You are NOT currently at college or 6th form and are available for full time shifts
·      You HAVEN'T completed a Warehouse apprenticeship before
·      You are eligible to work in the UK



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Apply now to become part of more

By joining us, you will be part of More than just a health and beauty retail group. You’ll become part of an organisation which is well-recognised all over the world.