About the company
Branston is one of the biggest buyers of potatoes in the UK.
We also grow our own potatoes on some of the best producing land in Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, Scotland and the South West.
Branston Limited are an innovative potato supply company, handling approximately 350,000 tonnes of potatoes per annum. At Branston we are looking for flexible, passionate, enthusiastic motivated young people in the Ilminster area who are aged between 16-18 years inclusive to join our growing, fast paced company.
What do you need?
Yes, if you currently hold GCSEs A-C which must include Maths and English or (equivalent Functional Skills at Level 2 in Maths and English) or a minimum grade 4 within new grading structure. Currently are aged between 16-18 years of age and live within commuting distance of postcode TA19 0BT near Ilminster.
(Verification of GCSE’s for Maths and English will be required within the application process)
Why should I apply? What makes this Apprenticeship great?
You will achieve an Advanced (level 3) Food Process Operator Apprenticeship which has the strong potential of leading to a future Team leader position within the company. If you show the right behaviour, ability to work well as part of a team, clear communication skills, self-motivated, willing to work a shift pattern and are goal orientated. It is an exceptional springboard to increase your future potential and open up fantastic employment prospects. You will be achieving this new “Trailblazer Advanced (level 3) Apprenticeship standard and most of the training will be completed on site.
What do you get?
Your starting hourly rate will be £6.50 and is inclusive of shift pay.
Hours of work are 7am-7pm, 3.5 days working followed by 3.5 days off, some flexibility may be required. You will be eligible for 21 days annual leave and additional benefits.
How to apply
“passport proof of right to work in the UK is required”
To apply send your CV by email, to include your full home address including a landline telephone number, mobile contact telephone number and date of birth: firstname.lastname@example.org closing date: 22nd December 2017.