Taylor & Francis have an exciting new opportunity for 2 Improvement Technician Apprentices to join the team, 1 in the Continuous Improvement Team and 1 in the Operational Excellence Team on a fixed-term 18-month contract.
The Improvement Technician Apprentice will work with Process Specialists and the Team Manager to build an understanding of operational processes, the principles of Kaizen, and the tools and methodologies related to Lean Six Sigma and Agile.
You will receive White Belt and Yellow Belt Lean Six Sigma training.
The apprentice will work towards gaining :
The Apprentice will work alongside Process Specialists, learning how to :
Knowledge and Qualifications :
There needs to be the potential for the significant development of capabilities and competence during the programme for you to be eligible.
You will not be able to complete an Apprenticeship in a role if you already hold the same level or higher existing qualification in improvement processes.
What we are looking for :
Things to consider :
the-job training and all tasks associated with obtaining the Apprenticeship qualification
This may consist of a series of initial assessments (required prior to an apprenticeship offer), completion of essential paperwork, the opportunity to find out more about the apprenticeship process, the training included, and a forum for any questions
On completion of the Apprenticeship :
After successful completion of the Apprenticeship a certificate will be issued formally recognising this achievement and will mark the end of the fixed-term Apprenticeship.
Taylor & Francis will make every effort to identify a suitable internal role on successful completion of the Apprenticeship, however there is no automatic guaranteed progression to a permanent or fixed-
term role after successful completion of the Apprenticeship.
In return we offer : A competitive salary of circa £17,000 per annum, 25 days holiday per annum (with an additional 3 days for Christmas), a comprehensive benefits package and company pension scheme.
Please provide a supporting covering letter along with your CV for this application.
This position is based in our office in Milton Park, Oxfordshire
Taylor & Francis Group an Informa Business
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