Apprentice Upholsterer/ Furniture Assembler Knightsbridge Furniture Ltd

Will be preparing and upholstering furniture using the relevant tools and equipment. Will be assembling frames, foaming furniture and applying cover to finish the product, always adhering to strict NHS quality control.

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

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Closing date: 28 Dec 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £133.00

    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 - Thursday, 7:30am - 4:15pm Friday - 7:30am - 1:30pm 30 mins lunch, 15 mins break 38 hour per week

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Jan 2018

  • Date posted

    29 Jun 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001264631

  • Positions

    1 available

•Preparing and upholstering furniture 
•Using the relevant tools and equipment
•Assembling frames, foaming furniture and applying cover to finish the product
•Adhering to strict NHS quality control


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

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

Personal qualities

  • •Reliable
    •Punctual
    •Keen and willing to learn
    •Adaptable to the company's growing needs. 
    •Practical ability
    •Enthusiastic about a career in the furniture industry.

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

To continue in full time employment.

About the employer

Knightsbridge Furniture believe in choice, quality and exceptional service. These three basic principles are inherent in all our business activities and together with our market knowledge and service ethos ensure our customers are offered the best furniture solutions.

Employer

Knightsbridge Furniture Ltd

Address

191 Thornton Road

Bradford

BD1 2JT

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Training provider

Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture Occupations, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.

Apprenticeship framework

Furniture, Furnishing and Interiors Manufacturing

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


Other information

Monday - Thursday, 7:30am - 4:15pm

Friday - 7:30am - 1:30pm

30 mins lunch, 15 mins break

38 hour per week

THE COMPANY MAY WISH TO INTERVIEW APPLICANTS BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE, RESULTING IN THE VACANCY BEING FILLED BEFORE THE GIVEN DATE.

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.30 per hour from the 1st October 2015. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Dec 2017