Apprentice Bricklayer required, you will be working on a construction site, to given specifications, setting out basic structures, building brick and block walling, laying domestic drainage, placing and finishing concrete and render surfaces, amongst other duties.

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    8.30am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    02 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Working on a construction site to given specifications
  • Setting out basic structures
  • Building brick and block walling
  • Laying domestic drainage
  • Placing and finishing concrete and render surfaces.
  • Bricklayers are responsible for setting out and laying masonry structures: bricks, concrete blocks, stone and other masonry units during the construction and repair of a structure like walls, partitions, patios, arches and paving.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Needs to be capable of a physically demanding role, as will require some lifting to be done.

Personal qualities

  • Excellent timekeeper required.
  • Happy to work outdoors.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE grades A-D in Maths & English or equivalent.

Future prospects

Advanced (Level 3) Apprenticeship in Construction Building: Trowel Occupations (Bricklaying).

Things to consider

Please note - should this position receive a large amount of applications the job advert will close early. We advise that you apply for this position early to avoid disappointment. As part of our apprenticeship recruitment process, you will be required to attend a Numeracy, Literacy and Interview Assessment at our FutureSkills Dakota Avenue, South Langworthy Road, Salford M50 2PU. Should you be successful at this stage, we will then submit your application to the employer for further consideration. Individuals who already have a Level 4 qualification are now eligible for a Level 5 or above Higher Apprenticeship. They are not eligible for funding for an Intermediate Level, Advanced Level or Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship.

About the employer

Specialists in Design & Build In House architectural, civil / structural engineers and planning / building regulations specialists.




46 Chorley Road



M27 5AF

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Training provider

  • Level 2 Apprenticeship in Construction Building: Trowel Occupations (Bricklaying).
  • Functional Skills if required.

Apprenticeship framework

Construction Building

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Salford City College


Louise Corbett 0161 631 5366

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2017