Apprentice Woodmachinist H S L

Apprentice Woodmachinist based in Batley, Yorkshire

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

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Closing date: 20 Jan 2018

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

    Monday - Thursday 8.00am - 4.45pm Friday 8.00am - 2.00pm, 30 minutes lunch, 2 x 10 minute breaks, 39 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Jan 2018

  • Date posted

    18 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

Duties to include:

  • Using tools and machinery.
  • Using cross cut saws and panel saws.
  • Setting up and operating a wide range of machines.
  • Assist CNC operator.
  • Keeping work area clean and tidy.
  • Working to Health & Safety Regulations.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of working to food hygiene and safety regulations.

Personal qualities

  • Practical ability.
  • An interest in this kind of work.
  • Dedicated to training.
  • Keen and willing to learn.
  • Punctual and reliable.
  • Work well in a team.

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

You could continue in full time employment.

About the employer

Manufacture and retailer of back care chairs and beds.




Unit 1-3

Grange Road Industrial Estate

Grange Road


WF17 6LN

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Training provider

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

Apprenticeship framework

Furniture, Furnishing and Interiors Manufacturing

Training provider


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


Recruitment Team 01254 395355

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Jan 2018