Foundation Apprentice

Christeyns UK, Bradford is pleased to be able to offer a unique opportunity to provide you the chance to work alongside our industry experts to gain job specific training and experience, whilst studying and earning a salary.

Our programme is tailored to enable apprentices to develop their knowledge and experience whilst broadening their business perspectives. The successful candidate will be offered a structured programme to ensure that they are provided will all the relevant skills to carry out a role within their chosen specialism. During the entire duration of the apprenticeship support will be provided by both a mentor and our apprentice panel.

Duration: 24 months

Year 1

The apprentice will spend valuable time working within all departments of the business within the order to cash cycle. This includes office based, manufacturing based, and field based activities.

The apprentice will complete their chosen NVQ Level 2 qualifications in one of the following:

  • NVQ Level 2 in Lean Manufacturing
  • NVQ Level 2 in Supply Chain Warehouse
  • NVQ Level 2 and/or 3 in Business Administration

Year 2

The second year/part 2 of the foundation apprenticeship will consist of the apprentice spending further time working within all departments of the business.

During this 12-month period, a preferred specialism/department will be selected to focus on once the 24-month foundation apprenticeship has been successfully completed. Possibilities include, but are not restricted to, electrical or mechanical engineering, IT, sales, accounting, logistics, planning, purchasing.


Maths – GCSE or equivalent (Grade C (6 or above)) essential
English – GCSE or equivalent (Grade C (6 or above)) essential


Possible start date: 1st September 2021

Deadline for applications: Friday 30th July 2021

If you are interested in applying for this role, please complete the application form below.