Bricklaying Apprenticeship MH BUILDING SERVICE LTD
Bricklayers lay bricks, blocks and other types of building components in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures eg chimney stacks. They might also refurbish brickwork and masonry on restoration projects.
Closing date: 12 Jun 2023
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
This will be agreed with the employer prior to commencing apprenticeship.
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
13 Jun 2023
27 Apr 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
- Interpret drawings and specifications.
- Measure the work area and set out level first courses of bricks to a plan, including bonds for openings and the damp course.
- Mix mortar by hand or with a mechanical mixer.
- Lay bricks to set dimensions and apply mortar with a trowel to completion.
- Repair and renew masonry structures.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The Apprentice will be enrolled onto a Level 2 Bricklayer Apprenticeship and Greenlight Training Ltd will be the Apprenticeship training provider.
The Apprentice will need to attend the Greenlight Training centre in Plymouth for 3 consecutive days per month.
Functional skills are also available for anyone that has not achieved their Maths and English grades.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
We would like to work with all of our apprentices after they have completed and passed their Apprenticeship. We would look to take the Apprentice on as a sub-contractor.
When fully qualified, progression routes such as a site supervisor would be an option, possibly leading onto site management.
Another option would be to progress onto a Level 3 bricklaying apprenticeship.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 1-9) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
MH BUILDING SERVICE LTD
GREENLIGHT TRAINING LIMITED
Level 2 (GCSE)
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