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Carpentry Apprentice NRT Carpentry Contractors

To observe and assist experienced carpenters within the workshop/on site.

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Closing date: 10 Oct 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 to Friday 8am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    24 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Will need to be willing to collect materials, tools and clear up at the end of each day
  • Work would involve cutting wood, drilling nailing and sticking timber to masonry
  • Assist experienced tradesman constructing joists, roof trusses, fitting staircases doors and skirting boards etc

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good customer service skills
  • The ability to listen and follow instructions.
  • Good practical skills
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to work

Personal qualities

  • A positive attitude
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • A good attention to detail

Desired qualifications

Grades A-D (9-3) for Maths and English GCSE are essential (or equivalent qualification)

Future prospects

There will be opportunities for progression and a permanent (self employed) position subject to performance.

Things to consider

There may be the opportunity to work weekends.

You will be expected to be punctual every day.

Keen to learn and get stuck in with others on site

About the employer

NRT are a family run Carpentry sub-contractor which has been established for over 30 years’ working within the house building industry. We are based in Farnham, Surrey, but cover the whole of London, Southern Counties, and the Southwest.  We work for many of the well-known house builders within the industry.


NRT Carpentry Contractors


Ingersoll House

Delamare Road, Cheshunt



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Hertford Regional College


The Apprenticeship Team 01992 411572

Working towards completing level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)

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