Discover our Stores Apprenticeships

Love working with customers, and facing new and exciting challenges every day? A career in retail could be perfect for you. With Level 2 Retail Apprenticeship opportunities available, right through to our fantastic Retail Degree Apprenticeship, working in one of our stores could be the ideal place for you to kick-start your career with Asda!

Click on the options below to find out more.

 

Level 6 - Retail Degree Apprenticeship - England

 Applications are currently closed

 

It takes a special kind of someone to lead our valued store colleagues, deliver excellence to our customers every day, and support our mission to be the most trusted retailer. If you're ready to embark on a career in retail leadership, there's no better place than on our Retail Degree Apprenticeship programme. 

 

Combining first-hand, on-the-job management experience, with academic university-based learning, you'll receive a full immersion into the life of a retail leader, whilst studying towards a degree as a Business Management Professional in Retail - BA (Hons). It may not be a 9 to 5 - you'll need to work early mornings, evenings and weekend shifts to service our customers - but in return you'll be given the support and development you need to succeed. 

 

The programme is delivered over 4 years through blended learning. There will be between 12-15 days of face-to-face tuition on campus at Manchester Metropolitan University, alongside online learning modules and lectures.

 

Programme Requirements

  • A minimum of 104 UCAS tariff points at A Level (Grades B, C, C) or an equivalent Level 3 qualification
  • You need to be currently residing in England and have lived in the European Economic Area for the past three years
  • Unfortunately we cannot accept applications from candidates with a degree in a similar business management related subject

Level 2 - Retail Apprenticeship - Nationwide

 Applications are currently closed

 

We're always on the lookout for people who have a passion for helping others, and are keen to develop their confidence and communication skills. Our level 2 Retail apprenticeships are perfect for those looking to start their career in retail, in a friendly and supportive environment.

The Asda Level 2 Retail Apprenticeship offers a fantastic introduction to the world of retail, combining on-the-job experiences with a tailor-made 12-month development programme. From customer communication and team performance, right through to brand reputation and merchandising, you’ll learn about everything that goes into making Asda special – developing vital communication and confidence skills along the way.

 

The programme is delivered over a minimum of 12 months, whilst you rotate between different departments. The learning will be delivered through on-the-job coaching, as well as 1:1 tuition from a trainer, and some independent study.

Programme Requirements

  • You need to be currently residing in England and have lived in the European Economic Area for the past three years
  • Have a minimum of level one Maths and English (if you don’t have this, you must pass the functional skills qualification before completing the apprenticeship)

Discover our Logistics Apprenticeships

Logistics is a fast-paced and ever-changing part of Asda’s operation. Without our depots and warehouses, nothing else that we do would be possible. Asda are delighted to be able to offer the chance for individuals to be immersed in this challenging and rewarding environment, working across some of our best sites, whilst also studying towards an accredited qualification in Warehouse management. Click on the options below to find out exactly why a logistics apprenticeship might just be the perfect option for you.

Level 2 - Warehouse Operative - Nationwide

Asda's logistic services are fast-paced, ever-changing, and allow our stores to perform at their absolute best, year-round. With a collaborative and supportive atmosphere in all of our depots and warehouses nationwide, if you have an interest in exploring a future in one of the fastest evolving areas of retail, our Level 2 Warehouse Operative apprenticeship is a fantastic place to start. 

 

Working in one of warehouses or distribution centres across the UK – with anywhere between 200 and 1200 other colleagues! – all Asda logistics apprentices will receive full training for their on-the-job responsibilities, providing the perfect platform for further progression or development. We are all one big team at Asda, and we only require candidates to be friendly, helpful, and outgoing people, who are keen to learn more about a future in Logistics.

 

The contents of the programme includes:

  • Moving and Handling
  • Communication and Resources
  • Legal and Governance 
  • System and Procedures
  • Business and Environment 
  • Mock Assessments and Review 

Programme Requirements

  • You need to be currently residing in England and have lived in the European Economic Area for the past three years
  • Have a minimum of level one Maths and English (if you don’t have this, you must pass the functional skills qualification before completing the apprenticeship)

Discover our Technology Apprenticeships

          Technology sits at the heart of everything we do as a multi-channel retailer, and we are always looking for individuals who can lead projects helping to shape our digital future. Working with data will be crucial to your role working in tech, and analytical and organisational skills will be key. As one of our technology team, you will work collaboratively with the design, implementation, and research teams across cyber security, web/app development as well as strategy and delivery. We ask that all our applicants have an interest in future technologies, delivering innovative digital solutions for our customers, and a strong desire to deliver continual improvement in an ever-changing environment.  

Level 3 - Technology Apprentices - Leeds

Do you have a passion for technology, or keen to start a new career in software development? Asda's level 3 Technology Apprenticeship is the perfect platform to launch your career in technology, and gain first-hand knowledge and experience of what it is like to work for one of the UK retailing sectors largest technology departments. 

 Spread over 13 months, all apprentices will benefit from a blended learning approach, which includes on-the-job experience, classroom-based theory, independent development, and project work. Formal training will take place over 30 classroom days held at the training centre in Leeds City Centre, there will also be approximately 10 days of additional independent learning.

 

The contents of the programme includes:

  • Software development fundamentals
  • Development methodologies and context
  • Web page development 
  • Web hosting and services
  • Database management and connection
  • Software applications 

Programme Requirements

  • Level 2 English and Maths (equivalent to grade C/4 at GCSE) will need to be achieved, if not already, prior to taking the end point assessment
  • You need to be currently residing in England and have lived in the European Economic Area for the past three years
  • Unfortunately we cannot accept applications who are currently in any other form of education
  • You must demonstrate the ability and willingness to take on study in your own time, in addition to your role with us