Meet the Employer

THE LEWIS GROUP

Overview:

The Lewis Group are one of Britain’s most effective debt collection agencies, occupying the number one slot for receipts in 90% of our clients’ league tables.

At the same time, they are last in the league for complaints. Their upheld complaints rate is less than 0.002%, in 1.5 million live accounts.

Based in Cleckheaton, directly off the Chain bar roundabout on the M62 they also have sites in Glasgow & Belfast. Over 320 staff work for The Lewis Group with 2/3rd’s being located at the Cleckheaton site.

The Lewis Group are currently going through an exciting transformation programme and have invested heavily in the development of staff to ensure this is a successful journey. They have an excellent reputation within the industry and have recently been awarded “ones to watch” in the Sunday Times Best Companies Survey. They have excellent relationships within the community and support a number of charities in the area.

The Lewis Group currently have Apprentices in Organisation Development and IT and are now expanding this to recruit business administration Apprentices in their Compliance & Health, Safety & facilities functions.

All apprentices have at least 2 weeks induction into the organisation and are then assigned a buddy within their teams who supports their development going forward. They then get the opportunity to attend various internal training programmes, such as the Customer Service Programme as well as going through lots of on the job training.

Current Apprentices within the company:

2 x IT apprentices working in the IT Team
1 x Business Administration apprentice working within the Learning & Development Team

Current Vacancies:

1 x Business administration apprentice to work in the Compliance team (Cleckheaton)
2 x Business Administration Apprentice to work in the Health, Safety & Facilities Team (1 Cleckheaton & 1 Glasgow)

Visit their website www.lewisgroup.co.uk