Level 2 Wall & Floor Tiling Apprenticeship - Kensington & Chelsea EVOLVE APPRENTICES LTD

We are looking for Kensington & Chelsea borough residents who are interested in completing a Level 2 Tiling apprenticeship. The successful candidate will spend 30 months working as part of the CITB / Flexi-Job Shared Apprenticeship Scheme. Employed by Evolve Apprentices while completing the apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00 to £20,820.80

    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-Friday, weekends may be an option. Minimum of 35 hours per week but potential for more. Approx. 8am-5pm but hours will be confirmed by contractor after successfully passing the Stage 1 & 2 Interview.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    03 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

What will the apprentice be doing? Wall and Floor Tilers operate in domestic and commercial properties undertaking all types of wall and floor tiling. The is varied work; tilers utilise and install a wide range of ceramic and natural stone tiles using different techniques. While all apprenticeships contain a fair amount of labouring, tidying of the work area, and tool fetching, tiling apprentices will also progress into the below tasks throughout their apprenticeship. • Working out how many tiles and how much adhesive you’ll need for a particular area • Cutting tiles to a certain size or shape with hand-cutters or bench-mounted tools • Preparing surfaces by levelling off with plaster, sand, or cement • Decorating and protecting floors and walls using all kinds of tiles (including ceramic, clay, slate, marble, and glass) • Fixing the tiles and applying grout before finishing off What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end? The qualification you would be working to is the Level 2 Wall & Floor Tiling Apprenticeship (Standard) where we will be looking to partner with a training provider to provide the training. This training will either be through remote learning or attending college, with a paid study time as needed up to 7 hours/1 day per week. You are expected to travel when necessary and you will be responsible for managing/arranging with your line manager.

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Wall & Floor Tiling Qualification.

Apprentices without level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the end-point assessment.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

On completion of this apprenticeship, you can work as a qualified Junior Tiler where, with more experience, you can look to progress into a senior tiling position, site/contracts/project management, self-employment, or business owner. You will be eligible for the Skilled Worker (Blue) CSCS Card after the level 2 qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Customer care skills, Initiative, Logical, Non judgemental, Number skills, Organisation skills, Patience, Physical fitness, Problem solving skills, Team working


Other CSCS Card (Grade Valid) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Math (Grade Level 1) Desired
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Level 1) Desired

Things to consider

We are looking for reliable candidates who are committed to starting and completing this apprenticeship, who have good timekeeping and attendance, who are as determined to gain the qualification alongside the work experience. We are committed to equality and diversity in the workplace.

About the employer

Evolve is a not-for-profit organisation that manages the CITB Shared Apprenticeship Scheme within London. In other terms, we offer construction apprenticeships!




Kensington & Chelsea

W10 5QE

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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

Apprenticeship standard

Wall and floor tiler

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024