Joinery Apprentice TECHRETE (UK) LTD

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to train in all aspects of joinery including fitting stairs, doors and windows as well as their main task of creating the formwork for concrete facades.  You will be working in a factory setting and will be given all the necessary skills to become a qualified joiner.

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Closing date: 31 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The initial hourly rate for this apprenticeship is £8.50 per hour. As you progress through each year of the apprenticeship, your pay will incrementally increase. This gradual raise is designed to reward your growing skills and experience.

  • Working week

    Monday – Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    23 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties would include:  

  • To assist and learn in all aspects of carpentry and joinery 
  • Façade production techniques in a factory setting using carpentry and joinery skills.
  • Learning to use specialist equipment and tools 
  • The chance to develop a full and comprehensive range of specialist joinery skills 
  • To work under supervision   
  • To be proactive about ensuring you work on all your required skills and log your learning electronically

The training you will be getting

Training will be at North Lindsey College where you will access a wide range of facilities on offer.  

Day release   

You will undertake The Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery apprenticeship standard.  

You will undertake Functional Skills for English and/or Maths if needed.   

You will undertake both on and off-the-job training by a team of industry-qualified professionals to give you the best skills, knowledge, and experience.  

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Successful completion of the apprenticeship could lead to a higher-level apprenticeship or full-time employment for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Patience, Physical fitness


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

Things to consider

You must be able to travel to and from work and college. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

About the employer

Founded in 1985, Techrete is the largest architectural precast concrete facade contractor in the UK and one of the largest in Europe. Operating from our two, modern production facilities in North Lincolnshire and Dublin and with sales and design offices in London and Leicester, we offer a complete precast concrete solution from design, to manufacture, and installation. We have an unrivalled depth of experience in delivering projects of architectural significance, which brings to life the architectural vision together with projects of high production and erection demand profiles.







DN20 9DT

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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


Stephen Baker

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

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

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