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Bench Joinery Apprentice BA Joinery

BA Joinery is looking for a hardworking individual to join their team. The right candidate will gain a Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Apprenticeship,

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Closing date: 05 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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 – Friday 7.30am – 3.45pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    27 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    12 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The successful candidate will carry out the following duties: 
Marking off and measuring of machined components 
Reading and understanding the working drawings 
Wood machining and use of joinery machines such as moulders, saws, routers etc 
Bonding of laminates and veneers and the use of the press 
Assembly and the manufacture of all Bespoke joinery items such as tea points, rec counters, seating screens etc 
Polishing & staining of joinery items and understanding of the polish and paints etc 
All HSE relating to working in the factory and to ensure all tasks are carried out safely 

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

  • Day Release
  • Level 2 Qualification in Carpentry and Joinery 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 3/E or above) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. Please be aware that as Northern Skills provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

About the employer

Originally BA Joinery were a design business producing working drawings for shopfitting companies which was established in 2003. In 2008 they relocated offices and expanded into full joinery manufacture, in order to provide an additional service to their existing clients. Since then their modest business has significantly grown with the more recent move into a larger 20,000 sq ft modern facility in 2017. The service they offer is: Design Manufacture Installation


BA Joinery





TS23 3TA

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Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)

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