New apprenticeships Retail Manager
This new apprenticeship standard is a minimum 12 month programme and should typically be completed within 18 months.
It is for apprentices who wish to gain the skills, knowledge and behavioural competences required to work as a Retail Manager. Retail managers are responsible for delivering sales targets and a positive customer experience, encouraging repeat custom and loyalty to the brand / business. Maximising income and minimising wastage are essential to the job and therefore apprentices will develop strong understanding of business and people management principles to support the achievement of the vision and objectives of the business
In this diverse role, apprentice will lead and develop a team to achieve business objectives and work with a wide range of people utilising excellent communication skills. They will champion personal development, training and continuous improvement, encouraging their team to develop their own skills and abilities to enhance business performance and productivity.
In order to meet the apprenticeship standards apprentices must achieve a:
- Minimum of Level 2 English
- Minimum of Level 2 Maths