Baby Melanie - Social Media Trainee

Salary: Apprenticeship minimum wage
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 29-Jul-2018

Employer Name - Baby Melanie 

Employer Address - Unit 3 Belle Vale shopping centre, Liverpool, L25 2RF

Working Week (Days and Hours) -35 hours per week Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm 

Weekly Wage - Apprenticeship minimum wage  


Short description

Baby Melanie is looking for an Apprentice to join our team and assist with our social media campaigns.

This new role has a wide variety of duties with the overall aim of delivering integrated social media campaigns.

We want someone who is a whizz at all things search related, but that’s not all! We need somebody who can make recommendations for our social media campaigns, taking in to account the end-users point of view. Commercial Awareness and excellent customer facing and presentation skills would also be a bonus!



Full description

The job involves the delivery of social media campaigns that will help to increase the visibility of, and increase the traffic to the Baby Melanie’s website ( It will also involves the delivery of campaigns that integrate with baby Melanie’s other digital marketing activity. The successful candidate will be updating and creating content for Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. It would also be expected to have creative input to the overall marketing strategy.


Strong verbal and written communication skills are a ‘must have’ and a passion for digital marketing is a necessity for the successful candidate.


We are looking for an Apprentice who has a working knowledge of various social media platforms including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You will also become proficient in analysing our web presence using Google Analytics.


The position offers the opportunity to learn on the job in a supportive and creative team.


Skills required

  • A demonstrable working knowledge of Social Media, Digital communication and an interest in developments within this field
  • Skills in IT, including word processing, excel, publisher
  • Knowledge of general office procedures.
  • Some retail Experience would be extremely advantageous as the role requires regular contact with customer in a sales capacity on the shop floor also.


Personal qualities

  • Good interpersonal skills and a willingness to work flexibly as part of a team.
  • The ability to respond to appropriate requests for assistance, maintaining confidentiality whenever necessary.
  • Good organisational skills
  • Maintain professional boundaries and work effectively with partnershipagencies.
  • Demonstrate skills to undertake administrative duties.
  • Ability to form trusting and constructive working relationships in a short space of time


And the ability to:

  • Communicate confidently and effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Respond flexibly to the demands of the post.
  • Work as a member of a team.
  • Understand and have a commitment to the principles of equal opportunity and diversity.

Qualifications required

GCSE’s grades A-C in English, Maths and ICT are desirable for this role.


Job Role

Creative and Digital Media -Advanced Apprenticeship   (Level 3)


Expected Duration

18 months


Future prospects

On successful completion of the apprenticeship the post will be reviewed and there may be the opportunity of a full-time position and progression onto a higher level apprenticeship.


If you wish to apply for this vacancy please submit a copy of your latest CV to Nicola at The City of Liverpool College on the following email address: 


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