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Site Carpenter Apprentice E JOHNSON CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Apprenticeship opportunity to work as part of a small, established construction firm, being taught not only site-based carpentry and joinery but other elements of the trade to give a fuller understanding of the industry.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    Your hours will vary in start/finish times depending on business needs. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    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 per week to meet apprenticeship requirements. Weekly hours may vary to meet business needs. 20% of working hours will be spent completing off the job training.Days and hours TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    24 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000076813

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

We are looking to take on a hardworking, enthusiastic and switched-on individual who is looking to learn by doing. The successful candidate will assist in all construction areas whilst focussing on site-based carpentry and joinery.

This will include a wide variety of duties which could include:

  • Materials handling
  • Site maintenance
  • Measuring and cutting/mixing raw materials
  • Problem-solving and many more

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

Carpentry & Joinery level 2, Site Carpenter pathway with weekly attendance to college at the Leek Campus workshop.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There is potential for permanent employment on the successful completion of your apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

This role will involve working outdoors, you will need to be physically fit as there will be lifting & carrying involved. Although this role will focus on Site Carpentry you will have the opportunity to learn other general building skills.

About the employer

We are general building contractors undertaking all aspects of building works.

Employer

E JOHNSON CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Address

CERES

ROUNDY LANE

ADLINGTON

SK10 4JZ

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Training

Training provider

UNIVERSITY OF DERBY

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through Buxton & Leek College.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2022