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Bricklaying Apprentice JACK ALEXANDER BRICKLAYERS LTD

Jack Alexander is looking for a bricklaying apprentice to join their busy team in the South West.

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    Any overtime above the 40 hours per week, will be paid at the appropriate national minimum wage depending on age.

    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

    Normal working hours of Monday-Friday with exact times to be confirmed. However working times may change depending on site location.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    09 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000042033

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Throughout your apprenticeship you will be taught the skills and knowledge you need to know to successfully complete the qualification.

Bricklayers lay bricks, blocks and other types of building components in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures. You will use all the specialist hand tools, machinery and power tools associated with this role. You will be preparing mortar by hand and by mixer, setting out work areas and some manual lifting

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

  • Level 2 Bricklayer Standard
  • CSCS Test
    As part of the apprenticeship programme, attendance is required at our Skills Group training centre for one day per week. All other aspects of the qualification will be delivered on-site by the employer. You will have regular visits every six to eight weeks from your designated Skills Group assessor, who will monitor your progress during your apprenticeship training.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of your level 2 apprenticeship with the company, an opportunity to apply for a full time post may be offered to the right learner.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade G/1-GradeA*/9) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade G/1-GradeA*/9) Desired

Things to consider

The successful candidate will be keen to succeed, reliable and hardworking. You will have the ability to cope with the physical demands of the role and be able to use your own initiative. You will have good communications skills and be able to work as part of a team and take instructions.

About the employer

Jack Alexander are a company built on reputation, quality, trust and above all, have the ability and expertise to deliver the end product whatever the project at a competitive price. They are keen to employ a Level 2 bricklaying apprentice to join their team busy and dynamic team.

Employer

JACK ALEXANDER BRICKLAYERS LTD

Address

Skills Group

Western Wood Way

Plympton

PL7 5BG

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Training

Training provider

SKILLS TO GROUP LIMITED

Contact

Skills Group

enquiries@skillsgroupuk.com

01752 332442

Apprenticeship standard

Bricklayer

Level 2 (GCSE)


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