Apprentice Plasterer IAN WILLIAMS LIMITED

Are you looking to start a career in building services? Want to earn whilst you learn? Ian Williams is one of the UK’s leading property services companies and our award-winning apprenticeship scheme could help you realise your ambitions. Join our team now working as an Apprentice Multi-Trade Operative.

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

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Closing date: 31 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,384.80

  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 8am - 4.30pm, Friday 8.00am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    09 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000249704

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Being an apprentice at Ian Williams means real “hands on” work on real jobs. You will combine a combination of college and practical learning to study your chosen trade. You will get the opportunity to put your new skills into practice, while supported by the expert guidance of our experienced tradespeople - your own mentor.  

What will I be doing? 

The specific type of work will vary contract to contract, most contracts will be based in social housing. The types of tasks we cover include: 

  • Mixing different types of plaster
  • Applying plaster to walls and ceilings so that they are ready for decorating
  • Carry out minor repairs or modifications to plaster work
  • Prepare the workspace including setting out the work and the selection of materials and tools appropriate to the project
  • Work both inside and outside in all weather, whether it’s boiling hot or freezing cold!  

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Plasterer.

  • Attend college to understand “the how and the why” of your chosen trade (usually 1 day a week) 
  • Build a fantastic portfolio of evidence to go towards your End Point Assessment 
  • Be a valued member of the team and contribute to the overall success 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Following successful completion of your apprenticeship you will be offered a role as a fully trained operative at Ian Williams.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Essential

About the employer

Ian Williams is one of the UK’s leading property services companies has a multiple award-winning apprenticeship scheme. With expertise in the social housing, education and commercial sectors, we are a financially secure business with a solid track record and offices based across the UK. We are proud to have been awarded ‘We Invest in People’ Gold accreditation.

Employer

IAN WILLIAMS LIMITED

Address

Aston Cross Business Park

Aston

Birmingham

B6 5RQ

Contact

apprenticeships@ianwilliams.co.uk

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Training

Training provider

DUDLEY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

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

Plasterer

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 May 2024