Customer Service Operator Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

The Pantry (UK) Limited (Employer)

Harrow College and Uxbridge College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £194.00
30.0 hours per week Mon-Fri - 8-2 or 11-5
18 months (duration)
9 October 2020(start date)
Customer service practitioner (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
2 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are requiring an apprentice to help support our customers on the telephone and confirming orders for the children’s lunch and to provide exceptional customer to all other general enquires. We are looking for People who would be comfortable in a fast-paced office where every day can be completely different to the one before.


The successful candidates, once trained on our system should be able to work on their own initiative ensuring all clients/parents receive the best possible service when ordering any of our food services.

You will be a trusted part of our head office team and thus will need to demonstrate a honest and trusting attitude with good references.

  • Answer phones & process customers request
  • Take and distribute accurate messages as required
  • Deal with customer queries regarding school meals
  • Engage with customers to ensure they are using our services to their full potential (i.e. ordering meals for whole month, Forward corporate clients to relevant people for potential up sales)
  • Update and maintain database with any important information provided by the pupil’s parents or our clients
  • Ensure their office area is kept clean and tidy

Future Prospects

Potentially become a permanent member of our office team

Skills Required

  • Sales aspects to a role
  • Customer Service
  • Basic Microsoft programs
  • Internet skills including use of e-mails, group messaging and data collection
  • Numeracy and literacy skills

Qualities Required

  • Organization and planning skills
  • Work management and prioritizing skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving ability
  • Attention to detail
  • Accuracy
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability
  • Teamwork

Qualifications Required

GCSE’s 4-9 (A-C grade) or Functional Skills Level 1 and above

Training Provided

Apprentices will be required to attend college at least x1 day per week either at Uxbridge, Harrow or Hayes Campus completing necessary mandatory training and units associated with the apprenticeship.

Our Account Manager, industry-trained assessor and Learning Advocate support apprentices to deliver our high-quality training programmes.

The apprentice will be required to complete:

  • Apprenticeship Standard
  • End Point Assessment
  • Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT (if required)

Other training will be provided by the employer as required to enable the fulfilment of the job role.

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