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Next Level Builds Contractors Ltd specialises in all aspects of bricklaying and is looking to expand their workforce with a bricklaying apprentice in the South West. For the right candidate this is a fantastic opportunity to learn your trade on a New Building Development but work in a smaller gang with Jason.

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Closing date: 18 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Wages will be increased with performance.

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday, 40 hours per week. Exact shift times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    27 Months

  • Possible start date

    28 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    18 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Brickwork and blockwork
  • Labouring
  • Setting out work areas
  • Understanding and Interpreting information
  • Preparing mortar by hand
  • Using specific tools required for tasks
  • Measuring materials and cutting
  • Keeping all work areas clean and tidy
  • Manual Lifting

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

  • Level 2 Bricklayer Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills maths and English (If GCSE maths and English are not at Grade C/4 or above)
  • CSCS training to be provided

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

On completion of your Level 2 Apprenticeship with Next Level Builds, an opportunity to apply for a full time post may be offered to the right learner. Alternatively, you could go on to complete your Level 3 in Bricklaying, or, go on to be self-employed and start your own company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Logical, Initiative, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade Grade G/1-GradeA*/9) Desired

Things to consider

You will need to be able to get to Plymouth City Centre or Mutley Plain

About the employer

Next Level Builds Contractors Ltd are a reputable, reliable construction company who have just secured a New Build Development contract in Plymouth. Jason is an understanding employer who wants to support a dedicated individual through their apprenticeship, to enable them to become qualified in the trade and start their own company one day. Jason has around 3-4 gangs of bricklayers working in and around Plymouth.




Skills Group Ltd

Western Wood Way



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Training provider



Skills Group Ltd

01752 332442

Apprenticeship standard


Level 2 (GCSE)

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