Apprentice Window Fitter (35739) GM WINDOWS AND DOORS LIMITED

G M Windows & Doors Ltd are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to work alongside their experience installer and learn the art of fenestration installation. This will include, installation, removing old windows and learning about different tools.

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

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Closing date: 13 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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-Friday 8am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    23 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    13 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be paired up with an experienced installer and given full training on how to fit a variety of windows, PVCu doors, composite doors, bi-folds, French doors and conservatories

This role will include:
• Make sure that the new windows fit the space available, enlarging or reducing the space if necessary. If existing windows must be removed, you will use hand and power tools to remove the windows
• Training will be given on correct installation methods which is in-line with building regulations, as well as Health and Safety regulations
• You will be using a variety of different tools, including hand and power tools
• The work can involve working at heights, using ladders and scaffolding, and some heavy lifting so please bare this in mind when applying for the position
• You will be working indoors and outdoors and can involve some work in various weather conditions

There may be some seasonal variation in the work and most fenestration firms are busiest in the warmer, drier summer months.

How you will be supported:
Full training and support will be provided by our expert tutors and assessment staff at The Growth Company. You will also be assigned a mentor in the workplace who will pass on their skills and knowledge to you.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

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

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 fenestration installation qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Good practical skills, Safety conscious, Able to measure and calculate, Enthusiasm, Confidence, Reliable, Excellent timekeeping, Drive and determination


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential

About the employer

At G M Windows & Doors, you can rely on expert installation by a team of professionals who truly care about the work they provide their valued customers. If you’re looking for quality window and door installation across Bolton and the greater Manchester area at a reasonable price, this is the team you can count on for exceptional service. Home is where you build a future and create memories that last a lifetime. That’s why it is so important to make sure every aspect of your home will stand the test of time for you and your loved ones.




Unit 27 Waterloo Industrial Estate

Darbishire Street



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Fenestration installer

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Oct 2023