Apprentice Sewing Machinist MAY-LEAN AND CO LTD

Apprentice Sewing Machinist for a Textiles company based in Liverpool. You will undertake your Level 2 Sewing Machinist qualification. You will be making sewn products that meet specifications and quality criteria.

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

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Closing date: 01 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 08:30am - 5pm, 30 minutes unpaid lunch, 2 x 10 minute paid breaks, 32 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 32

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 May 2024

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic individual(s) who will enjoy learning a variety of new skills and techniques. You will have hands on training by experienced staff.

Duties would include;

• Learning about all types of fabrics, trimmings & labelling.
• Different sewing techniques and processes.

This is an opportunity to expand on your creative skills and forge a career in manufacturing and we look forward to welcoming you as an important part of our May-Lean family.

The training you will be getting

Intermediate Level 2 Apprentice Sewing Machinist, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English. Work based learning.

What to expect at the end of your 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, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Desired

About the employer

May-Lean and Co Ltd is a family- owned business and we have been trading since 1973. We design, source and manufacture a variety of soft furnishing for retailers, designers, independent shops and well- known brands both in the UK and across the world. From start to finish we are committed to providing our customers with the highest standard of product and service and we look forward to welcoming a new member of our team






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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Sewing machinist

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 01 May 2024