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Fenestration Installation Apprentice Right Price Pvcu Products Limited

Right Price PVCu Limited is looking for a committed and enthusiastic individual to join their team as a Fenestration Installation apprentice in Plympton. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 24 Aug 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    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

    You will be working 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, timings to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Aug 2021

  • Date posted

    18 Feb 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001683513

  • Positions

    1 available

  • The successful applicant will be working within an installation team
  • You will be paired up with an experienced installer, and given full training on how to fit a variety of windows, PVCu doors, composite doors, bifold, French doors, and conservatories
  • Training will be given on correct installation methods which is in-line with building regulations, as well as Health and Safety regulations
  • The successful applicant will be given the opportunity to work on large sites, for some of the UK’s largest house builders
  • The role offers great opportunity for progression, alongside training to become a qualified Installer
  • You will be using a variety of different tools, including hand and power tools
  • The work can involve working at heights, using ladders and scaffolding, and some heavy lifting so please bare this in mind when applying for the position
  • You will be working indoors and outdoors and can involve some work in various weather conditions

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The successful candidate must be able to work within a team and get on with people of all ages
  • They must have good communication skills as they will need to communicate with a range of people including customers, colleagues and many more

Personal qualities

  • They will be honest and trustworthy, as they will deal with members of the public in their own homes
  • They must also have good time keeping and attendance
  • Being polite and courteous to all customers and members of staff is also crucial at all times

Desired qualifications

GCSE (or equivalent) English and maths above a C/4 is desirable but a positive attitude and good work ethic is essential.

Future prospects

On completion of your level 2 apprenticeship with the company, an opportunity to apply for a full-time post may be offered to the right candidate.

Things to consider

Due to the nature of this apprenticeship, some of the work will need to be completed at height and will require heavy lifting.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates. For updates on the National Living Wage please see: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/national-living-wage-increase-to-protect-workers-living-standards


About the employer

Right Price PVCu Limited is a family run business, with 28 years’ experience in manufacturing, supplying and fitting; PVCu windows, doors, conservatories, soffits, fascia and guttering, to homeowners and also direct to the trade.

They fabricate products directly from their Plympton factory using their own highly skilled craftsmen, and all installations are carried out by their team of expert and experienced fitters, who will insure the best possible result.

Right Price PVCu Limited have worked with the Skills Group for a number of years and have successfully trained other Apprentices who are now part of their team.

Employer

Right Price Pvcu Products Limited

Address

15

Kay Close

Plymouth

PL7 4LU

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Training

Training provider

Skills Group

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

Contact

Skills Group 01752 332442 enquiries@skillsgroupuk.com

  • Level 2 Fenestration Installer Standard 

Most aspects of your training will be delivered on-site with the employer, and you will have regular site visits every six to eight weeks from your designated assessor, who will monitor your progress throughout your apprenticeship programme.

Skills Group will also support you to achieve Emergency First Aid and a Health and Safety Certificate, along with Internet Safety and Safeguarding.

You will also be supported by Skills Group to complete your CSCS online test, to achieve your CSCS Card which enables you to carry out site work, if required.

Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration installer

Level 2 (GCSE)


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