Apprentice Glazier Higher Walton Glass Ltd

Apprentice Glazier to be involved in window and door installation within a glazer company based in Preston.

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Closing date: 07 Dec 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £140.00

    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

    Monday - Friday, Occasional Saturdays, 8:30am - 5:30pm, 2 x 15 mins breaks, 30 mins lunch, 40 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2017

  • Date posted

    08 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001247794

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Preparing glass for glazing
  • Installing windows and doors on site
  • Loading and unloading windows and doors for deliveries
  • Working to health and safety guidelines
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy working environment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of Health & Safety.

Personal qualities

  • Punctual.
  • Keen and willing to learn.
  • Must have an interest in this type of work.
  • Good practical ability.
  • Be able to work well in a team.
  • Some heavy lifting involved.
  • DBS checks to be carried out.

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required. 

Future prospects

You could continue onto full time employment upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

About the employer

Glazers - Glass Replacement, Boarding Up and Glazing Specialists - Suppliers & Fitters of High Quality Timber, Aluminium & uPVC Window and Doors

Employer

Higher Walton Glass Ltd

Address

Kittlingbourne Brow

Preston

PR5 4DN

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Training provider

  • Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in window and door installation, including an NVQ,  functional skills in maths and English and work based learning.

Apprenticeship framework

Glass Industry

Training provider

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd

Contact

Recruitment 01254395355 recruitment@nltg.co.uk


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 07 Dec 2017