Iceland apprenticeship success story: Leisha Coles

Main Image

How long have you been working there? 5 Years

What apprenticeship are you studying? Store Supervisor Level 3

Have you completed any apprenticeships or training courses before? No

What are you most looking forward to about the apprenticeship/training/completing? Learning new skills and to widen my knowledge for my role.

What has surprised you most about the apprenticeship so far? The knowledge that has come with learning and the opportunity to use it.

How will it help you get on in work and with your professional development?  It will help me progress further in my career and has taught me how to deal with different situations.

What do you enjoy most about working at Iceland? I like learning new skills which Iceland provide me with.

Why did you join Iceland? I did not enjoy college and I thought a career with chances to progress would be a good option.

Why did you choose an apprenticeship route over others? A college course did not work for me as I prefer to learn as part of a job.

What’s the best thing you have learned and how has this helped you in your job role? The law against pricing, and the different things you have to check when making stacks and stands. It has helped me because I know what to look for when making a stack to make sure we are keeping in line with the law.


Are you looking to kick-start your dream career with an apprenticeship? Search our vacancies>

Got a question?

Request a call back

Lifetime Training Login



The Portal

The Portal is a tool for apprenticeship learners and managers to track learner progression and upload evidence.

  Portal Login





FUSE is an online learning community where apprenticeship learners can access resources, and interact with tutors and other learners.

Fuse Login




MyLifeTime is an online learning community where course learners can access resources, and interact with tutors and other learners.

MyLifetime Login




Apprenticeship Job Boards

The Apprenticeship Job Board - click here to apply for apprenticeship jobs and view your applications. 

Job Board Login