The Retail Academy

Harrods School Leaver Programme




What is the Harrods Retail Academy? 

Our 18 month School Leaver programme starts in September 2017 and has been designed to offer a stepping stone in to a high service selling role.

It will expose you to different areas of the shop floor, from our World famous Food halls to our high profile International fashion areas, and give you the skills to become an integral part of our world – class retail theatre!

Attending multiple training courses and mentoring schemes during this programme, we aim to not only develop you into a leading Sales Associate, but also help you along your journey towards being a Retail Manager of the future. This is your chance to become a super seller and through tailored coaching, learn everything you need to know to excel on the shop floor.

To hear more about what it’s really like to be on the programme, read this interview with current delegate Abbie!




Candidate Characteristics:

To be successful you must be organised, confident and driven, with a visible passion for luxury retail. You must be completing your A levels or equivalent this year or have completed them in the last academic year and have Grades A*-C in GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths.

The Benefits:

– Full Salary + commission during the course of the programme

– 50% Business Clothing Allowance

– 33% Staff Discount in store

– Numerous networking opportunities and face-to-face time with our Store Directors

Apply here to be a part of the Retail Academy! If you have any questions please tweet us @HarrodsCareers with #FutureTalent

School Leavers

Posted on December 24, 2016

Harrods School Leaver Programme

Location: Knightsbridge London