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L2 Bricklaying apprentice Jamie Kenneth Bradley

You will be fully supported throughout your apprenticeship by a qualified member of staff who will teach you knew skills. You will be based in the Newton Abbot/ Torquay area.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

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

    Monday - Friday, times TBD.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    30 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • You will be observing work carried out by your experienced colleagues, and will then put into practice all that you have learnt, achieving a high level of workmanship on all the projects that you carry out
  • You will also be shown how to use mechanical cutting equipment to shape bricks and blocks to fit the correct angles
  • You will learn how to read building plans
  • Understanding how building sites work
  • Understand principles of building
  • Mixing materials
  • Assisting with keeping the work area clean and today
  • Laying bricks
  • Making sure that Health and Safety procedures
  • Assisting with stone walling
  • Assisting with stoning materials

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good practical skills and be able to communicate effectively with others
  • Be aware of Health and Safety in the workplace and be prepared to listen, follow instructions and take guidance from experienced professionals
  • Must be prepared to work in all weather conditions
  • Good customer service skills
  • You should have a positive attitude and be keen with an eagerness to learn

Personal qualities

  • You should have a positive attitude and be keen with an eagerness to learn
  • You must be prepared to listen and follow instructions
  • A good work ethic is essential
  • Polite and kind
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Good practical skills
  • Eager and passionate
  • Keen to learn
  • Motivated
  • Good time keeping
  • Hard working

Desired qualifications

English and Maths 4 grade desireable not essential.

Future prospects

Work full time with employer or become self employed.

Things to consider

Are you able to get to Newton Abbot every day?

About the employer

Jamie Bradley Bricklaying is a small local sole trader who specialises in all brickwork within new homes developments, working on a range of different building sites such as Taylor Wimpey, Redrow and Bovis. Jamie once started off as an Apprentice himself so he understands the importance of the Apprenticeship scheme,  without his training he wouldn’t be a successful bricklayer today. Jamie himself is based in Newton Abbot however the sites can be situation across Devon. Jamie prides himself on having excellent health and safety and all jobs completed are completed to the best standard.


Jamie Kenneth Bradley



Howards Way

Newton Abbot

TQ12 4HU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by P G L Construction Training


Samantha Cocks 01392 437373

L2 Bricklaying Standard

L1/L2 Functional Skills English and Maths if required.

Apprenticeship standard


Level 2 (GCSE)

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