Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Carpentry Apprentice Frederick Sims

To observe and assist experienced carpenters within the workshop/on site.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 06 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    Monday 8 - 5 Tuesday 8 - 5 Wednesday 8 - 5 Thursday 8 - 5 Friday 8 - 5

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Main Duties:

  • Will need to be willing to collect materials, tools and clear up at the end of each day.
  • Work would involve cutting wood, drilling nailing and sticking timber to masonry.
  • Assist experienced tradesman constructing joists, roof trusses, fitting staircases doors and skirting boards etc

Main Purpose of job:

  • To observe and assist experienced carpenters within the workshop/on site.


First Fix- Construction of/ contributing to the construction of:

  • Timber roof framing
  • Timber Staircases (straight & Curved)
  • Timber stud partition walls
  • Door & window framing
  • Floor joisting and flat roof decking


Second Fix- Construction of/ contribute to the construction of:

  • Timber flooring
  • Hanging of internal and external timber doors
  • Bespoke furniture
  • Vanity units
  • Kitchen sets
  • Architraves & Skirtings/ Mouldings

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good customer service skills
  • The ability to listen and follow instructions.
  • Good practical skills 
  • A flexible and adaptable approach to work

Personal qualities

  • A positive attitude
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • A good attention to detail


Desired qualifications

Level 2 Site Carpentry - Grades A-D (9-3) for Maths and English GCSE 

Future prospects

There will be opportunities for progression and a permanent position subject to performance.

About the employer

Operating under the name "Grovesnor Builders," we are a small building company that does household refurbishments.

We do not travel into London our work is mainly local to Hatfield or within a 10 mile radius.


Frederick Sims



Georges Wood Road



You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Hertford Regional College


HRC Apprenticeship 01992 411572

Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery

As an Apprentice you will be supported in your organisation with a workplace mentor, by progress review visits, assessments and observations.
The employer will allocate a minimum of 20% of your working hours as off the job training and development.
Further develop your Maths and English, working towards a functional skill Level 2.
Developing core knowledge, skills and behaviours throughout the Apprenticeship.
The Apprenticeship is assessed with an End point assessment;
• Knowledge test – Multiple choice questions.
Multiple choice questions.
• Skills test – 6 hour practical

Apprenticeship standard

Carpentry and joinery

Level 2 (GCSE)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.