An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Bricklaying Apprentice to join their site team at Walker Construction and have been working in the industry for decades, supplying highly skilled and experienced staff for a wide variety of projects across the whole of the UK.

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Closing date: 26 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm

    Total hours per week: 45

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    33 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    16 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To assist qualified tradespersons
  • Use of powered hand tools and work equipment
  • Carry out basic trade instructions, read and interpret drawings
  • To work effectively as part of a team and with other trades
  • To accurately complete documentary for all work undertaken
  • Manage health and safety issues and training in your area of responsibility
  • Comply with organisation confidentiality and information security policies at all times

The training you will be getting

  • Bricklaying Level 2 Standard
  • 2 days per week at Folkestone College, alternating terms
  • Maths and English Functional skills (if required)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible permanent position upon completion of this apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


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

Things to consider

21 days annual leave + Bank Holidays, additional long service-related days along with the opportunity to buy holiday, Employee Assistance Programme and personal development opportunities where we will support you every step of the way.

About the employer

Walker Construction is a multi-disciplined construction company operating throughout the UK. Founded in 1964 by three Walker brothers, Walker Construction is a family business at its core. Our purpose is to improve people’s lives by building the facilities and infrastructure that communities need, provide opportunities for our people to learn, grow and progress and work with our supply chain to promote the very best working practices as well as caring for the environment in which we work.




Walker Construction

Unit K

Lympne Industrial Park

CT21 4LR

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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


Taylor Counsell

01227 811315

Apprenticeship standard


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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