Apprentice Warehouse Operative


Apprenticeship summary

Matalan are offering an exciting opportunity to start your career with one of the UK’s leading family retailers, based at on of our Distribution Centres.

As an Apprentice Warehouse Operative you will be joining our Ecommerce team of operatives whilst completing a Level 2 Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship.

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Closing date: May 30, 2024

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Date posted:
May 3, 2024
Possible start date:
July 1, 2024
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Matalan are offering an exciting opportunity to start your career with one of the UK’s leading family retailers, based at our Distribution Centres in Knowsley, Merseyside and Corby, Northamptonshire.

As an Apprentice Warehouse Operative, you’ll be joining our diverse team of operatives where you’ll:

  • Process, pick, pack and dispatch online orders to our valued customers.
  • Be a vital part of our Warehouse team, working together and accurately to ensure the delivery of our products in a timely manner.
  • Learn about the importance of Health & Safety and drive excellent standards throughout our Warehouse.

As an Apprentice you will be completing a Level 2 Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship standard with Inspiro Learning. 

You can start an apprenticeship whether you’re starting your career, want a change or you’re upskilling in your current job. You can have a previous qualification like a degree and still start an apprenticeship.

As an apprentice you’ll:

  • Have regular one to one sessions with a dedicated trainer either remotely or through visits to your workplace
  • Learn and train for a specific job
  • Get paid and receive holiday leave
  • Get hands-on experience in a real job
  • Study for at least 20% of your working hours
  • Complete assessments during and at the end of your apprenticeship
  • Be on a career path with lots of future potential
  • This is a temporary role for the length of the apprenticeship programme however after 6 months you will be able to apply for a permanent position and will have the opportunity to progress within Matalan



From humble beginnings to disruptive innovations in the retail industry, find out about how Matalan is ever-evolving on our careers site. We know as a team, we are stronger together – we champion equality for all and make lasting connections that go beyond work. We thrive off our inclusive culture, encouraging our colleagues to bring their true selves to work and contributing to collective creativity, open-mindedness and growth.


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Supply chain warehouse operative (level 2)