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Apprenticeship and Job Opportunities around Leeds

Apprenticeship vacancies this week include:

  • ICT Apprentice, Leeds
  • Project Manager Apprentice, Leeds
  • Business Administration Apprentice, Leeds
  • Salon Assistant Apprentice, Leeds

See all the LIVE APPRENTICESHIP VACANCIES for West Yorkshire here .

For more details on the benefits of an Apprenticeship, please watch this short video.

Other employers recruiting online are:

Direct Line

Home Care Support

Leeds Trinity

Third Sector Jobs

Callcredit

Jet2​​​​

Job Vacancies

Vending Technician - City Centre

Seaga UK Ltd is a leading vending machine manufacturer, with factories in the United States and India.

This is an essential role to the company, working with a team of sales and technical personnel in a busy and growing environment, to meet customer deadlines and company targets.

We are looking for someone who is prepared to ‘dive in’ and get involved. Based in Leeds, we are looking for the successful applicant to be an integral part of the team as we develop the Seaga UK and European business. 

Typical skills to have:
• Strong mechanical / electrical skills and qualifications.
• The ability to demonstrate logical process with sound judgment and good analytical qualities
• Good people skills – diplomacy and patience.
• The ability to work under pressure having a methodical approach when dealing with operational challenges
• The ability to work well individually and as part of a team.
• Computer system literate (Word, Excel)

Additional skills – preferable but not essential
• Previous experience in Vending and/or Engineering environment.
• Previous experience in Table top Coffee equipment.
• Fork Lift qualified
• Current Driving License

Salary c£17,000- £19,000 p.a. (dependent upon experience)

How to apply: please send a CV to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk in the first instance.

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Temporary Credit Control Clerk - Hunslet

Credit control - ringing customers chasing up overdue monies on a regular basis, targeted to get set amounts of revenue in by certain dates.
 
Data input - keeping up to date comments on customer log sheets (computerised) as to what the state of play is on expected payment times from customers, together with cheques/ BACS payments received.
 
Telephone answering - taking overspill sales calls, taking messages. 
 
Credit notes - ensuring that credit notes are actioned and input on the computer. Working closely with the sales team and warehouse manager when goods are returned, or when sales agree pricing differences.
 
Personal attributes - must be a bubbly personality, with excellent attention to detail. Friendly professional telephone manner is essential together with good organisational skills. Must be able to work and manage yourself, but also enjoy working as part of a team. Must be used to working in a fast paced environment.

Post will commence in the New Year, and could easily become permanent for the right candidate. Pay negotiable, depending on experience.

How to apply: please e mail a CV to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk .

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Cashiers - Birstall

You must have great communication skills, the ability to use your own initiative, work well as part of a team and be respectful of others.  You will need to be able to learn fast and take responsibility for your own development. We will provide full training but experience would be an advantage.

Due to location and limited public transport a driving Licence or access to own transport is essential for the Birstall positions only.


Overall Purpose of the Role:

To deliver to all our customers, a warm, genuine, fun and memorable experience which goes that extra mile. To prepare, present and serve the tastiest chicken in a relaxing environment where our customers feel at home and part of the Nando’s family

Key Responsibilities:

 To welcome all customers to Nando's explaining our service style and menu in a warm and friendly manner.  Ensure seating at tables  is handled efficiently and customers are kept informed of wait times
 To process  food orders accurately through the  till system,  taking the relevant  payment and deliver any drinks and appetisers
 To be aware of and to react to, every customer's specific needs (i.e. desserts, coffees, extra items), ensuring all our customers have a great Nando's experience.   To treat all as you would want to be treated
 To co-ordinate dishes from  both front and back grill, produce cold products  to Nando's standards, ensuring it is delivered to the  waiting customers table  efficiently and accurately
 To ensure  all food  products are stored and rotated as per Nando's standard
 To ensure  that the  restaurant is kept clean at all times (tables,  floors, condiment units, toilets, etc)  whilst carrying out all daily and weekly cleaning schedules
 To work as a team, supporting each other  and welcoming new members to the family
 To comply with all reasonable  requests from a member of the Management Team
 To have Health & Safety responsibility for:

o Your own health  and safety and that  of others
o Reporting any accidents to the  manager on duty
o Follow the  training you have been given
o Advising the manager on duty of any faulty  equipment or matters that  could affect the  Health and Safety of others

Working 35 - 48 hours per week, minimum wage.
How to apply:  Please send a CV and covering letter to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk in the first instance, quoting the job title for the post you are applying for.​

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Apprentice Administrator (STAY)- City Centre

​Due to the variety of work that STAY undertakes, we have to reach a huge number of ‘audiences’ – from community groups across the UK, to senior politicians, to international existing and potential customers and clients, and everything in between.

We do this in a number of ways :

• Through media activity (developing newsworthy stories for print and broadcast)
• Digital activity (creating exciting content for our website or having two-way conversations via our social media platforms)
• Public affairs activity (keeping politicians informed of work we are doing that is relevant to their areas of interest)
• Publications (developing everything from short and snappy one pagers to in-depth research reports)
• Events (hosting over 300 events per year to bring people together to discuss the topics we are working on).

We are looking for an apprentice who would like to work with us to achieve these aims and who is passionate about communications.

The role
• To act as a general assistant to the Executive Director and Development Manager.
• To provide proactive and reactive support as and when required
• Event management – liaising with relevant parties to schedule dates and organise logistics for presentations, workshops and other events, managing attendance lists and supporting with running events on the day.
• Maintaining the STAY websites, including responding to enquiries and uploading, editing and archiving content.
• Developing a social media presence for the Company, including posting updates to Twitter and Facebook.

The person
• Excellent communication skills – specifically excellent verbal and written skills
• Excellent organisational skills – able to work in a fast-paced, busy team and able to multi task under pressure;
• Passion for communications;
• A self-starter and prepared to roll their sleeves up and help with whatever task is thrown at them;
• Knowledge of standard MS Office packages: Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
• Shows energy and enthusiasm in everything they do and is flexible and adaptable;
• Can quickly grasp complex issues and ideas and turn them into easy to understand copy;
• Has good working knowledge of social media and how it is used by organisations to build their brands


How to apply: Please send a CV and covering letter stating why you are interested to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk. Wage £2.73 per hour. 

For more information about STAY, see www.stay-uk.org

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Grillers - Birstall

​You must have great communication skills, the ability to use your own initiative, work well as part of a team and be respectful of others.  You will need to be able to learn fast and take responsibility for your own development. We will provide full training but experience would be an advantage.

Due to location and limited public transport a driving Licence or access to own transport is essential, only for the Birstall positions.


Overall Purpose of the Role:


To deliver to all our customers, a warm, genuine, fun and memorable experience which goes that extra mile. To prepare, present and serve the tastiest chicken in a relaxing environment where our customers feel at home and part of the Nando’s family


Key Responsibilities:


 To prepare, cook and present all food  items correctly and efficiently to the  standards outlined in the  Nando's training toolkit
 To be aware of and to react to, every customer’s specific needs (i.e. telephone, acknowledge customers), ensuring all our customers have a great Nando's experience.  To treat all as you would want to be treated
 To ensure  all food  products are stored, temperature recorded and rotated as per Nando's standard
 To make sure  that the grill area  and back kitchen is kept clean at all times (crockery, work surfaces and floors)  whilst carrying out all daily and weekly cleaning schedules
 To work as a team, supporting each other and welcoming new members to the  family
 To comply with all reasonable  requests from a member of the Management Team
 To have Health & Safety responsibility  for:
o Your own health and safety and that of others
o Reporting any accidents to the  manager on duty
o Follow the  training you have been given
o Advising the  manager on duty of any faulty  equipment or matters that  could affect the  Health and Safety of others


Working 35 - 48 hours per week, minimum wage. How to apply:  Please send a CV and covering letter to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk in the first instance, quoting the reference number, job title for the post you are applying for and location.

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Hair Stylist - Chapeltown

Experienced Hair Stylist required for a very busy salon in the heart of Chapeltown. Anyone with experience of Afro-Caribbean styles would be very much preferred. Immediate start available.

Salary and hours to be negotiated.


How to apply: please send a CV to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk .​

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Sandwich Van Sales Assistant - Beeston

​Flapjacks is looking for a motivated enthusiastic Sales Assistant with a clean driving licence to visit work places to sell lunches.

We are looking for someone who has sales experience in the food/catering industry with an outgoing personality and excellent  people skills. Initially working from 7.30am to 2.30pm, £6.50 per hour.

Role requirements are:

 Friendly and engaging personality.
 Comfortable working with members of the public.
 Sales experience
 Experience in food/catering industry
 Should have a confident manner.
 Must be helpful and polite.
 Physically fit
 Should have clean and tidy appearance
 Clean driving licence
 
How to apply:  Please send a CV and covering letter to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk in the first instance.

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Receptionist - Kirkstall

​Full time Receptionist required for a busy gymnasium situated just outside of the Leeds City Centre. Experience preferred but not essential. Must have good communication skills, as well as strong literacy & numeracy skills.

6am-2pm & 2pm-10pm with some weekends - if you work a weekend you would be off in the week, weekend hours are 8am-4pm or 4pm-8pm.                

Wage negotiable, depending on experience.

How to apply: please send a CV to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk in the first instance.

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

Fabricator & Welder - Pudsey

​We are looking for a fabricator and welder. We are willing to train but ideally would like someone with a bit of experience.
£8 to £12 per hour, depending on experience. Full Time (8am to 4pm Mondays & Fridays, 8am to 5pm Tues, Weds & Thurs). Overtime available.             


How to apply: please send a CV to employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk .

employmentleeds@leeds.gov.uk

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