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Apprentice Frame Assembler LEBUS UPHOLSTERY LIMITED

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to join one of the largest furniture manufacturers within the UK. You will be given the chance to earn as you learn whilst working towards gaining an Furniture manufacturer Level 2 qualification.

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Closing date: 08 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Free canteen - Breakfast and Lunch provided (drink included) Cycle to work scheme 24 days holiday - after 1 year of employment you will gain an additional 2 days holiday.

    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 to Thursday 06:45am - 3:15pm Friday 06:45am - 2:05pm 2 x 20 minute breaks per day.

    Total hours per week: 41.0

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Complete daily worksheet with all relevant information i.e production, overtime, downtime etc.
  • Identify work to be done from production board/supervisor.
  • Stock pen with sundries i.e screws, staples, glue etc for the days production.
  • Notify supervisor of any shortages/incorrect parts.
  • Make sub-assemblies as required i.e side panels, top arms, top back rail etc.
  • Set up sub-assemblies ready for final assembly.
  • Assemble frames from sub-assemblies and stack on trolley when complete.
  • Keeping work area clean and tidy.

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

Your training will take place within the work place, you will work alongside experienced staff members who will be there to support you as you work towards gaining an Furniture manufacturer Level 2 qualification. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is a possibility of a permanent position for the right candidates at Lebus Upholstery. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade 4-9 (C or above)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 4-9 (C or above)) Desired

About the employer

Lebus Upholstery, which was established in 1840, has become one of the largest furniture manufacturers of UK produced upholstery, based in North Lincolnshire. As one of the UK's leading manufacturers, we're committed to luxury at affordable prices. Our dedicated staff have decades of experience making sofa suites, corner units and recliners. Our teams work closely with your supply chain to create bespoke furniture, helping you to define original designs and ensure the best quality furniture for your market.




Queensway Industrial Estate

Dunlop Way


DN16 3RN

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Training provider




07599 106119

Apprenticeship standard

Furniture manufacturer

Level 2 (GCSE)

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