Lithographic Print Apprentice BOOTYMAN PRINTERS LTD

Join Bootyman Printers as an Apprentice in our Lithographic Print Department! Are you ready to kickstart your career in the world of printing? Bootyman Printers is seeking a motivated and dedicated individual to join our team as an apprentice in our Lithographic Print Department. You will learn and master various printing techniques and collaborate with experienced professionals to produce high-quality prints.

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Closing date: 31 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00 to £22,308.00

    £5.28 - £10.42 per hour depending on age of successful candidate.

    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 to Friday - 8:30am to 4:30pm (including a 30-minute lunch break)

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    19 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Key Responsibilities As our Lithographic Print Apprentice, you will: 

  • Assist in operating lithographic printing equipment
  • Learn and master various printing techniques
  • Collaborate with experienced professionals to produce high-quality prints
  • Contribute to the overall efficiency and success of our department

The training you will be getting

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, the qualification obtained will be a Level 3 Print Technician Apprenticeship Standard (specialising in the press pathway). The apprentice will be given sufficient time to undertake their "off-the-job" requirement of the apprenticeship during their working hours. Throughout your time as an apprentice, you will be supported by both Bootyman Printers and BPIF Training to achieve the knowledge, skills and behaviours of the apprenticeship. You will be assigned a training coordinator who will work with you throughout your apprenticeship to ensure that you have the best training and support available. Training requirements will be discussed at the point of employment to suit your individual needs and business needs. Candidates without the required level of maths and English will be supported to complete Functional Skills as part of the apprenticeship. Most training and studying will be a combination of regular site-based visits at the employer's premises and the occasional remote delivery.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, candidates will progress to being a full-time press operator on shift pattern.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Initiative, Logical, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Bootyman Printers has been a trusted name in the printing industry for over 100 years, known for our commitment to quality and innovation. We take pride in fostering a collaborative and supportive work environment where every team member can thrive.




Bootyman Printers Ltd

Unit 1-4

Freightliner Road


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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

Print technician

Level 3 (A level)

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

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