General Admin Assistant - 6 month work placement with potential of permanent job

Job summary

Would you like to work for a company that values you as an individual and wants you to be successful in your career?  Would you like a job that is tailor made, just for you?

We are an established online company selling Hair Extensions and are looking for passionate individuals to grow with us. With opportunities available to work in our sales, marketing, customer service and stock management teams, we can build a role for you that matches your talents and interests.

No experience is required - it's more important that you are friendly, enthusiastic and keen to learn.

You will work 4 days a week, with every Saturday and Sunday off, plus a day off in the week. We offer a range of employee benefits including flexible working hours, generous annual leave, staff discount, casual dress code, free on-site parking / good public transport links and pension.  

Your placement will last for 6 months.  After that time there may be the possibility to apply for a permanent role.

We offer a range of employee benefits including generous annual leave, staff discount, casual dress code, free on-site parking / good public transport links and pension.  

Essential skills, experience and qualifications 

No prior experience is required, but this role will likely appeal to applicants who love getting to know people and building relationships, but are also outcome focussed and like working to targets. 

Full training will be provided on all in-house systems, but a level of confidence in using computers and IT, such as sending and receiving emails and using MS Office applications would be beneficial.  

You will need to plan and prioritise your own workload to ensure you meet your performance targets, but we will give you lots of support as you get settled in.

Working pattern and contracted hours    

25 hours per week over 4 days between 9:30 and 4:30.  You’ll get every Saturday and Sunday off, plus another day off during the week. Some flexibility may be possible but you will be working out of our Torquay based HQ.

Hourly rate of pay

National Minimum Wage or Living Wage appropriate to age plus up to £1000 bonus (pro rata) on successful completion of placement.   

This job is a 6-month work placement.  You must be aged 16 to 24 and in receipt of Universal Credit to apply.  Please speak to your Work Coach at JobcentrePlus to be referred for this vacancy.