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ATA Level 2 Carpentry Apprenticeship TRAINING AND APPRENTICESHIPS IN CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

This is a great opportunity for someone to become an Apprentice Carpenter. you will carry out relevant trade duties on responsive and planned works as requested to client specifications and Higgins standards.

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

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Closing date: 01 Feb 2022

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

    Monday to Friday. Hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001770854

  • Positions

    1 available

This is a great opportunity for someone to become an apprentice carpenter.

The tasks involved in this role will include:

  • Carry out relevant trade duties on responsive and planned works as requested to client specifications and Higgins standards
  • Work to allocated times and schedules for the project
  • Understand how to calculate quantity, length, area and wastage of resources
  • Understand the characteristics, quality, uses, sustainability, limitations and defects associated with timber and timber-based products and components, such as hardwood, softwood, MDF and other materials
  • Carry out a range of job tasks including measuring, marking out, fitting, cutting, splicing, finishing, positioning and securing
  • Repair or replace frames, mouldings, doors, windows, door and window ironmongery, roofing components, guttering and downpipes and window components
  • Work as part of a team and use materials safely
  • Use, maintain and store hand tools, power tools and associated equipment
  • Understand how to communicate with others and comply with instructions and directions
  • Follow health & safety policy and procedures including the wearing of personal protective equipment when necessary
  • Undertake health & safety training as required
  • Raise any safety concerns with a manager or supervisor
  • Take part in the apprentice review process and complete any training required and be capable of working independently in the final year of the apprenticeship
  • Undertake such other duties as are commensurate with the apprentice role, as may be reasonable required at the initial place of work or at other locations in the Company

At the end of the Level 2 apprenticeship, TrAC will work with you to ensure that you either progress on to a higher apprenticeship or into full-time permanent employment.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good maths and English skills are required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Safety awareness
  • CSCS Card
  • Construction based work experience or previous College experience would be an advantage

Personal qualities

  • Able to show initiative
  • Positive attitude
  • Keen to learn
  • Keen to progress 
  • Able to work alone and as part of a team
  • Highly motivated
  • Ability to establish and maintain good and effective working relationships
  • Strong work ethic
  • Conscientious 
  • Punctual
  • Reliable and professional including appearance 
  • Take responsibility for personal judgements and actions 
  • Be aware of the limits of personal competence
  • Commitment to work towards your apprenticeship
  • Commitment to construction industry
  • Construction based work experience or previous College experience would be an advantage
  • Be productive, efficient and quality focused in work and in personal standards to current industrial standards

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grade D/3 and above in maths and English is required or equivalent qualifications  

Future prospects

A full-time role may be offered on completion of the apprenticeship.

Things to consider

This role is subject to a drugs & alcohol test. 

Successful applicants will be required to take and pass the CSCS Operatives Health and Safety Test.


About the employer

We are a shared apprenticeship scheme employing apprentices and placing them with host companies so that they can get the necessary experience to pass their apprenticeship.

An apprenticeship will give you the knowledge, skills and experience you need to apply for a job in the area you have trained in.

We will give you the support to progress into employment, education or further training towards the end of your apprenticeship.

Employer

TRAINING AND APPRENTICESHIPS IN CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Address

180A Edward Street

Brighton

BN2 0JB

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Training

Training provider

TrAC

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by TRAC

Contact

Si Maunders 07387 375 564 si@tracweb.co.uk

  • Training will be delivered by MTT to the successful candidate to work towards a Level 2 Carpentry qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Feb 2022