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Printing & Embroidery Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship (Level 2) Handy Prints

Due to our rapid growth, Handy Prints have an exciting opportunity and are looking to hire an Apprentice Production Assistant to join our fun and friendly team. At the end of this 24 month apprenticeship you will be awarded a Print Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship with possible progression into a full time role as a Production Operative.

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Bonuses may apply and Performance Increases will be considered.

    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, 10am - 3pm

    Total hours per week: 25

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Predominantly working as part of a small team in the clothing & embroidery section of our warehouse. Duties will include:
• Using specialist professional machinery to embroider clothing and manually applying heat seal transfers with accuracy to garments
• Checking and sorting stock
• Professionally placing & packing the clothing and products
• General warehouse duties & support within the wider warehouse team

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

• Print Operative (Level 2) Qualification at the end of the 24 month course GCSE Equivielent 

• Study to be carried out one day a week from our office

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

• Possible progression to a Full time Print Operative after the 24 month course or to further level 3 education.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Initiative, Time management


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5) Desired

About the employer

Handy Prints is a fast growing family run business who pride ourselves in the quality of our products. We have a fun, friendly and hardworking team who enjoy spending time with eachother and love what we do. We offer a complete printing service for businesses from printed and embroidered workwear, business cards and flyers, large format prints such as banners and more.


Handy Prints




ME11 5HB


Zoe Clulow

01795 504200

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Print operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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