Printing Production Apprentice CUT PRINT SOLUTIONS LTD

Looking for a print Apprentice to join our growing print team. We really are passionate about all things print, and we are looking for the ideal candidate who has the passion to learn and grow with us! If this sounds like you get in touch!

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Closing date: 31 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,984.00

    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 10am - 4:30pm 30 mins unpaid break

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    26 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    28 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000240882

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

We are based in Jarrow and we run business to business print as well as selling online direct to the customer. We print all things big and small! From business cards to outdoor banners, so plenty of variation. 

Here are some duties you will be completing on a daily basis; 

  • Learn full print production
  • Must be keen and motivated to learn whilst working hard to get the orders out. 
  • Working on day to day orders as they come in. 
  • Help getting print files ready
  • Imposing files and using RIP software
  • Packaging orders ready for collection or post
  • Manifesting orders ready for post collection
  • Loading ink and media ready for the day and for individual jobs
  • Customer interaction, email, phone and face to face. 
  • Day to day housekeeping
  • Following health and safety procedures

The training you will be getting

Intermediate Apprenticeship Standard for Print Operatives (Level 2)

A full plan will be created at the start of the Apprenticeship to provide information as to what you will be studying and when. Learn2print will deliver the theoretical knowledge for your Print Apprenticeship. You will attend a class each month for one full day at a local venue (this information will be provided on interview) This teaching and training will cover everything from health and safety and general industrial practices to specific industry practices. This will lead you to preparation for your end point assessment, consisting of an online exam, professional discussion and observation in the workplace. You will be allocated a designated tutor and workplace mentor who will support and guide you through the Apprenticeship.

 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

To continue to grow with the company. Progession to higher job title. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Motivation & passion to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade C/4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Looking for someone who wants a career and not just a job.

About the employer

As your trusted partner for all your printing needs, enjoy custom solutions tailored to your specific needs. Our team will work with you to understand your project requirements and deliver exceptional results every time.

Employer

CUT PRINT SOLUTIONS LTD

Address

UNIT MZ5

JARROW BUSINESS CENTRE

ROLLING MILL ROAD

NE32 3DT

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Training

Training provider

LEARN 2 PRINT LIMITED

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

Contact

Jeanette Louise Vickers

jeanettevickers@learn2print.co.uk

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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