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Apprentice Upholsterer Alan Henderson & Son

Apprentice Upholsterer for an Upholstery business based at Alan Henderson & Son in Teesside. You will undertake your Level 2 Furniture Manufacturer Qualification.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 06 Dec 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

    Minimum 30 Hours Monday - Friday 09:00 - 15:00.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Learning the everyday aspects of upholstery
  • Developing skills in stripping down
  • Preparing and fully upholstering both contract and domestic seating
  • Will gain skills in textile knowledge and build awareness of the
  • industry
  •  May also learn to deal with and meet customers

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

Level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture Manufacturing, functional skills maths and English. Work based learning. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A great opportunity to develop your career with an employer who supports continuing professional development.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Initiative


Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired

Things to consider

Minimum 30 Hours / Monday - Friday 09:00 - 15:00.

About the employer

Alan Henderson and Son have been a well established upholstery business in the Guisborough area but have recently set up business in larger premises near by in Skelton. Their last apprentice followed the full route through Level 2 and continued with the advanced Level 3 and currently delivering L2 to another. This showed commitment from both the learning side and development of the apprentice and how the company forged the development of the apprentice.


Alan Henderson & Son


Skelton Industrial Estate


North Yorkshire

TS12 2LQ

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Furniture manufacturer

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Dec 2022