Sewing Machinist Apprenticeship- Level 2 HALL UK (MANUFACTURING) LIMITED

HALL UK (MANUFACTURING) LIMITED are currently looking to recruit an Apprentice Sewing Machinist to support the business, based in Sheffield.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £129.50

    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    09 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001181787

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Working with industrial sewing machines, lock-stitch, over-lock, cover-seam.
  • Working individually or within a team.
  • Producing garments from start to finish to a high standard of quality from start to finish.
  • Working to specification sheets.
  • Liaising with the cutting department.
  • General housekeeping duties within the department.

Apprentices must show commitment to the following:

  • To achieve apprentice framework (Key Skills, NVQ and Technical Certificate) within the specified time frame
  • Attend the apprenticeship induction programme
  • Attend all of the training sessions for the programme whenever necessary
  • Undertake any other required development work as part of the apprenticeship programme as requested
  • Any other duties as deemed appropriate by senior staff.

    Apprenticeship start throughout the year and are open to any age of candidate.It is important that qualifications are listed on your application no matter what the grade, as your application is sifted and sent to the employer based on meeting the Employers Vacancy Criteria.

Please log into NAS  (National Apprenticeship Service) on a regular basis and look at the “Read Feedback” section against each individual application .


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

 

  • Effectively use interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Effectively use organisation and planning skills with attention to detail and follow through.
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Be reliable and supportive to other departments within the company
  • Good communication skills
  • Use creativity and independent thought to resolve issues.

Personal qualities

 

  • Confident telephone manner
  • Multi tasker, polite, able to follow instructions but also show initiative.
  • Polite
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Team worker
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Professional
  • Must be able to work on own initiative and organise own workload
  • Creative and be able to put own ideas forward

Qualifications required

3 GCSE's grade A*-C including English Language and Maths

or

relevant work experience of 2 years or more

(Apprenticeship start throughout the year and are open to any age of candidate)

 

 

Future prospects

Possible progression onto an advanced level apprenticeship

Things to consider

Please provide a mobile telephone number on your application, if successful, an invitation via text message will be sent to you, to attend college for approval on the apprenticeship programme. It is essential you attend this interview to process in full your application to the employer. Please note that certificates showing acquired qualifications are required as part of your application, please bring with you the following information to your approval meeting at college: • Photographic proof of ID • Qualification certificates • Updated CV Please send your updated CV to r.schofield@barnsley.ac.uk If you require help with putting together a CV or Interview skills, please contact: 01226 216 123 for our FREE Workshops. Please ensure travel to this employer's location is realistic and something you could commit to. From the 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Manufacturing company based in sheffield

Employer

HALL UK (MANUFACTURING) LIMITED

Address

2 Rotherham Road

Sheffield

S13 9LL

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Training provider

Delivery to be completed onsite and day release at Barnsley College, Student  to complete an intermediate technical certificate in textiles.

Apprenticeship framework

Design

Training provider

BARNSLEY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Barnsley College

Contact

Rachelle Schofield 01226 216 166 r.schofield@barnsley.ac.uk


Other information

With effect from October 1st 2015 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.30 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum Wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.


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Closing date: 01 Oct 2017