Apprentice in Fashion textiles (sewing machine) level 2 FABTRAD LIMITED

The candidate will be given as much support as required but must be looking towards working on their own initiative, juggling a number of tasks and hitting deadlines within a relatively short timescale. Flatbed stitching and over locking will be the majority of the work and you will also work on cutting, design and other areas of the Business

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.00 - £180.00

  • Working week

    38 hours TBC on dates/times

    Total hours per week: 38.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    13 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001185225

  • Positions

    1 available

The candidate will be given as much support as required but must be looking towards working on their own initiative, juggling a number of tasks and hitting deadlines within a relatively short timescale.

Flatbed stitching and over locking will be the majority of the work and you will also work on cutting, design and other areas of the Business. You must have experience of this


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Have a passion for sewing and fashion

Can work a sewing machine

Personal qualities

  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to develop working relationships.
  • Have bags of initiative.
  • Good organisational skills and able to deliver against deadlines.
  • Team player.
  • Keen interest in Sewing, creating and design.

Qualifications required

  • A-D grades in English, maths preferred or equivalent
  • If you can use a sewing machine would be great but not essential

Future prospects

To be employed full time

Things to consider

Can you use a sewing machine? Can you travel to Rochdale? From 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

We are a local employer based in Rochdale. Specialising in luxury soft home furnishings from Cushions, Throws, Curtains and supplying to leading high street stores we are looking for an Apprentice Level 2 in Fashion and Textiles (sewing machinist), for our ever expanding work force You will be supported by an experienced team and receive the best mentoring available to support you through your Apprenticeship. We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident apprentice to join a busy, creative team

Employer

FABTRAD LIMITED

Address

336 Albert Royds Street

Rochdale

OL16 5AA

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Training provider

  • NVQ Level 2 Fashion & Textiles
  • Functional Skills English Level 1
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 1
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework

Fashion and Textiles

Training provider

THE OLDHAM COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Oldham College

Contact

Tracy Wright 01617854269 tracy.wright@oldham.ac.uk


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Closing date: 30 Sep 2017