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Apprentice Sewing Machinist Aged to Perfection Upholstery Ltd

Apprentice Sewing Machinist for an Upholstery company based in Burnley. You will undertake your Level 2 Sewing Machinist 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


    Increments 3 months in dependent on performance

    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 7:00am - 5:00pm / 2 x breaks per day / 20 mins lunch

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

• Working in a busy production environment, you will learn all the key skills associated with the manufacturing of modern and bespoke upholstered furniture.

• The role will involve on the job training given by experienced sewing machine operators, working with fabrics and leathers to sew bespoke pieces of furniture to high quality standards.

• The training provider will visit you on site regularly to take you through the Level 2 apprenticeship programme and functional skills.

• Upon successfully completing your nationally recognised 2-year apprenticeship, you can expect full time employment and further development opportunities within an exciting growing business.

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

Intermediate Level 2 Sewing Machinist, including NVQ and functional skills, maths and English if required. 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

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Team working


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

Things to consider

Monday - Thursday 7:00am - 5:00pm / 2 x breaks per day / 20 mins lunch / 40 hours per week

About the employer

Based at our factory in Burnley, Lancashire, Aged To Perfection produce beautifully handcrafted furniture that is bespoke to customer requirements. If it is a piece of furniture that needs restoring or a piece of furniture that is bespoke in design our team of expert craftsmen will ensure that it is finished to the highest standard. Each piece of furniture we restore or make we only source high quality materials including high standard hardwood frames.


Aged to Perfection Upholstery Ltd


8 Habergham Mill, Coal Clough Lane



BB11 5BS

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Sewing machinist

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