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Apprentice Upholsterer Old Vine Mill Ltd

Apprentice Upholsterer for a furniture upholstery business based in Oswaldtwistle. You will undertake your Level 2 Furniture Manufacturing qualification.

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

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Closing date: 26 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,003.84

    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 - Thursday 8:00am - 4:30pm / 32 hours per week / 30 mins lunch

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000090137

  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Learn the overall process of frame assembly
  • Preparation work leading onto upholstering items
  • Assembly of the product
  • Inspection of quality and packaging for distribution

The apprentice will learn how to work as part of a team making recliner chairs using the tools of the trade. This will entail building the chair frames together, building up the suspension within it and then learning the process of upholstery to create the finished product. They will learn lifelong skills and work to a high-quality standard.

The working week runs from Monday - Thursday 

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

Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture Manufacturing, including NVQ and 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

Attention to detail, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 4:30pm / 32 hours per week / 30 mins lunch

About the employer

Old Vine Mill is a fast growing company that specialises in British made recliners from beginning to end, our furniture is built and finished to the highest standards.

Employer

Old Vine Mill Ltd

Address

Vine Mill, Vine Street

Oswaldtwistle

Lancashire

BB5 3PX

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Training

Training provider

NORTH LANCS. TRAINING GROUP LIMITED(THE)

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: 26 Dec 2022