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Bricklaying Apprentice BFI Buildings Limited

BFI Buildings Limited are looking to take on an Apprentice Bricklayer to work on construction projects in and around Plymouth. The apprentice will receive full training and support throughout their apprenticeship and be supervised at all times on the construction site.

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Closing date: 27 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Normal working hours of Monday-Friday with times to be confirmed. However working times may change depending on site location.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    30 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    06 Aug 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The apprentice will be supervised at all times working closely with the employer to learn all aspects of bricklaying. 

Work duties will include:

  • Safe working practices
  • Labouring
  • Setting out work areas
  • Understanding and Interpreting information
  • Preparing mortar by hand
  • Using specific tools required for tasks
  • Measuring materials and cutting
  • Keeping all work areas clean and tidy, and Manual Lifting

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good practical skills
  • Passionate about construction
  • Ability to work in an accurate and organised manner
  • Awareness of Health and Safety
  • Ability to work as part of a team and a good level of fitness
  • Good communication skills and able to work as part of a team and take instructions. 

Personal qualities

  • The apprentice must be reliable and motivated to work within the construction sector and undertake national recognised qualifications.
  • Good time keeping as construction workers are on site early in the morning.
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the role

Desired qualifications

There are no formal qualifications required for this role.

Future prospects

On completion of your level 2 apprenticeship with the company, an opportunity for full time employment will be available for the right candidate. 

About the employer

BFI Buildings Limited are a Bricklaying company based in Plymouth, carrying out work within Plymouth and Surrounding Areas.


BFI Buildings Limited



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Training provider

Skills Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills to Group Ltd


Lauren Patterson 01752 332442

  • Level 2 Bricklayer Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills maths and English (If GCSE maths and English are not at Grade C/4 or above)
  • Employment responsibilities and rights
  • CSCS training to be provided

Apprenticeship standard


Level 2 (GCSE)

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