About Centrica British Gas
Centrica plc is a British multinational utility and services company and its principal activity is the supply of electricity and gas to businesses and consumers in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland and North America. It is the largest supplier of gas to domestic customers in the UK, and one of the largest suppliers of electricity, operating under the trading names Scottish Gas in Scotland and British Gas in England and Wales. It owns Bord Gáis Energy in the Republic of Ireland. It is also active in the exploration and production of natural gas; electricity generation; and the provision of household services including plumbing.
Customer Service Apprenticeship - Edinburgh
Excellent Starting Salary, £18,561 from day one rising to £19,573 after successful completion of your apprenticeship, plus an excellent benefits scheme that will suit your needs from Pensions to Shopping Vouchers available
Here is your chance to train as a Customer Service Advisor through our fantastic and industry leading apprenticeship scheme and come on an exciting journey with us, helping people today and securing energy for tomorrow.
As an Apprentice at our Edinburgh call centre, you will play your part in delivering excellent customer service to our existing customers.You’ll be joining a team of people from many different backgrounds who are united in living our values, doing the right thing for customers, keeping things simple and being extraordinary together. You will deal with everything from billing payments to new SMART Meters to changing a Direct Debit – or helping customer when moving to their new home, all with the added knowledge that you will be working with some fantastic people and learning excellent customer service skills.
This Apprenticeship could be the start of your new career with a real purpose, so if you want to develop new skills or it time to change your direction, and wants to gain some real qualifications or it’s your first foot on the career ladder this has got to be one of the best opportunities available.
The Customer Service Apprenticeship is part of a UK wide scheme aimed at increasing your work based skills It is a 13 month Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship, which on successful completion, will allow you to become a Customer Service Advisor.
Your journey will begin with 60 days of induction learning, before progressing to on the job learning throughout the 54 weeks programme. Support will be on hand through your apprenticeship journey and this will continue throughout your career with British Gas. There will be a requirement for you to do some study in your own time, and to be committed to completing the apprenticeship, to achieve the Level 2 Customer Service Practitioner qualification.
What You Can Expect From Us
Competitive salary, you will benefit from a quarterly performance related bonus, pension, share scheme, 23 days holiday plus bank holidays, and a host of flexible benefits which can be tailored to suit your lifestyle. In short, our apprenticeship offers you the opportunity to work with people who will inspire you. People who are genuinely enthusiastic about our values. People who share your high standards and your commitment to customer service.
Apply now and make the first steps into your new career
British Gas is a leading energy company and part of Centrica, a top 30 FTSE 100 company, so there will also be plenty of opportunities for career progression.
Office location: British Gas, Waterfront Avenue, Edinburgh, EH5 1SG
Please be aware that all offers of employment for this role are subject to a background check, including criminal and financial checks.
How to apply
To apply for this role and to find out more, please click on the apply button below.
Please upload a supporting statement explaining in 200 words or less why you want to be considered for the role of CSA Apprentice in British Gas and why you believe you will be the best candidate for the role. Please include any volunteering you have done, previous work experience and career aspirations. Please upload your document to the CV section of your application.Apply for this role
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