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Do you want to work in a company that gives you endless opportunity and job security? Discover the Plastering industry and its rewarding future with Jacksons Plastering!

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Closing date: 30 Nov 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

    Working week Mon – Fri

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    36 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    09 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Unsure what trade to learn? Do you to start climbing the career ladder?

If the answer is yes, this Apprenticeship is the Apprenticeship you’ve been looking for and will give you all you need to secure your future in this exciting and expanding company! Jacksons Plastering is an experienced business who have the time and passion to give great training and provide a lifelong, secure career.

The training for this position will give you a strong understanding of the plastering trade, allowing you to study at Rotherham College with their professional teaching staff and having a course that suits your needs.

This opportunity will give you the tools to become indispensable within the industry and it will open up the many doors this trade can offer, therefore we are looking for a special kind of candidate who will thrive in all aspects of the business, show reliability and who wants to discover the secrets behind the trade to become a highly skilled trade’s person.

In return for your hard work, commitment and skill development, you will receive over £544 per month as well as an industry recognised qualification, making sure you have a trade for life and the ability to shape the future of this company.

Job Duties will include to:

  • Prepare background surface for plastering
  • Prepare internal solid plastering finishes
  • Produce external solid render finishes
  • Apply finishing plaster to background services
  • Install direct bond dry plastering
  • Carry, measure, cut, hang and tape plaster boards
  • Other duties as required by your line manager


  • Excellent Career progression
  • Working within a friendly organisation
  • Options to secure a long standing position with the business
  • A salary which is reviewed on performance
  • Industry qualifications and experience


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Interpersonal skills – speaking to other employees across the business and confidence when speaking to customers
  • Eager to learn
  • Attention to detail
  • Willingness to work hard and complete tasks assigned
  • Asking questions if unsure about tasks assigned
  • Good timekeeping
  • Reliable
  • Interested in Plastering

Personal qualities

  • Ability to organise, plan and prioritise on own initiative, including when under pressure and meeting deadlines.
  • Reliable
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work flexibly and enthusiastically within a team or on own initiative.
  • Ability to take instruction when needed

Desired qualifications

Minimum requirement of 4 GCSE’s Grade A*- C including maths and English (or equivalent)


Future prospects

Recognised qualifications that will help you to secure a long term career.

Progression within the business

Things to consider

All applicants should consider the location of the job and look whether it is within suitable travelling distance to them. Learners can be picked up from Wickersley or Maltby in Rotherham or from Dinnington in Sheffield so you ideally you will be local to those areas or have access to your own transport.


We are unable to accept graduate and candidates with degree level qualifications.


CANDIDATES MUST HAVE A CSCS CARD TO START POSITION – the college can help you acquire a CSCS Card, ask us for more details.


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About the employer

Jacksons Plastering is a large plastering company based in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. They are a highly sort after plastering business, well known for their professionalism and high standard of workmanship. Working on large sites up and down the country, Jacksons Plastering has a history of successful Apprenticeship schemes, with many plasterers starting their careers with the company and still employed. With their new positions based in Worksop and Maltby, could you become the next success of this rewarding plastering contractor?




Nobel Way



S25 3QB

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Additional location information

Apprentices must be able to get to the location for pick up


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Rotherham College of Arts & Technology


lorraine Savage 07713319356

  • Platering Level 2 (standard)
  • Functional skills if required

Apprenticeship standard


Level 2 (GCSE)

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