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Apprentice Bricklayer W E Walker & Son Ltd

This is a small family run business who pride themselves on the quality of their work and the relationships they have with customers. The company has been established since 1926 and have a good name in the area.

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Closing date: 12 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40

    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

    Monday - Friday, 08:00 - 16:30.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    30 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Feb 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001684164

  • Positions

    1 available

Work will vary according to the job at the time. Some jobs may only take a day or two and some will last for many weeks. 

Duties could include:

  • Brickwork using stone and blocks
  • Work with cement and plaster
  • Working on extensions and home improvements as well as repairs
  • Roof work, ladder work and working on scaffolding (this does not apply to all jobs)
  • Both inside and outside work

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good time-keeping skills
  • Problem-solving skills

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude towards work
  • Good attendance
  • Willingness to learn
  • Follow instructions and have a good attention to detail

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Future prospects

For the right candidate the opportunity of full-time employment once the apprenticeship is complete.

Things to consider

https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Small construction firm dealing with all aspects of building based in Trawden.

Employer

W E Walker & Son Ltd

Address

The Fells

Bright Terrace

Colne

BB8 8PD

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Training

Training provider

BURNLEY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Burnley College

Contact

Nathan Hodge 01282 733005 n.hodge@themis.ac.uk

Level 2 Bricklayer apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Full on the job training will be provided.

Apprenticeship standard

Bricklayer

Level 2 (GCSE)


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