Apprentice Travel Consultant

Now Lets Travel Retail Limited (Cramlington, Wallsend, Stockton and Peterlee)
We have an exciting opportunity available with Now Let’s Travel who are offering a great alternative to other educational routes, you will continue your studies working towards the Level 3 Travel Consultant apprenticeship standard. As well as on-the job experience, you’ll also get a salary at the end of every month!
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Apprenticeship Summary

Annual Wage
Working Week
9.00am – 5.30pm, Monday – Friday. Some weekend work can be expected. Total hours per week: 37.5 hours a week
Expected Duration
12 Months
Possible Start Date
Apprenticeship Level
Advanced Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
  • Plan and Sell package holidays
  • Cooperate with Clients to determine their need and advise them appropriate destination, travel dates, costs and accommodation
  • Provide relevant information and brochure to customers.
  • Plan and sell Uk Breaks including coach and rail breaks.
  • Take payments
  • Deal with current travel problems.
  • Attend training events in other stores and venues.
  • Work towards team targets.
  • Social media promotions and advertisement.
  • Window POS – update offers.
  • Deal with customers over the phone delivering a polite telephone manner
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
  • Your apprenticeship training will be a fully work based learning programme across 12 months
  • Upon completion of your apprenticeship, you will achieve a level 3 qualification as a Travel Consultant
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Requirements and Prospects

Desired Skills and Personal Qualities
• Administrative skills • Attention to detail • Communication skills • Customer care skills • IT skills • Organisation skills • Team working
• GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) essential • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) essential
Things To Consider
Staff events. Team bonus if the branch hits target.

About The Employer

Now Lets Travel is part of Barrhead Travel which was found in 1975, and now employs over 1,000 employees in over 70 branches and call centres across the UK! We are one of the UK’s leading retailers of holidays and cruises. All our bookings are fully financially protected by ABTA ATOL. With over £100 million of cruise sales last year we have access to exclusive rates and offers ensuring you always get the best deal available. Now Lets Travel is part of one of the largest and most successful travel groups in the UK.

About The Trainer

Zenith Training is a North East based Training Provider, located in South Shields. We offer training solutions to organisations and individuals, to help them grow.

At our core we’re passionate about the work we do to help people. Because of that we’ve gained a highly regarded personal and hardworking reputation.

We pair that approach with expert training consultants, our in depth knowledge of the North East training funding marketplace and the latest in educational thinking, to supply and deliver tailored solutions across all sectors!


201 Business Works, Henry Robson Way, South Shields NE33 1RF

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