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Job Title : Are you interested in a Carpentry Apprenticeship?
Employer : Bedford College Professional Services
Location : Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9AH
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Carpentry
Vacancy Reference : VAC-12113
Brief Description : Do you have the skills needed for a role as a Carpentry Apprentice?

 

Qualifications Required : You will need a minimum of three GCSEs at grades A*-D or 9-3, including English, maths and science, or equivalent
Vacancy Detail : We are looking for people who would love to begin an apprenticeship in Carpentry, either site carpentry or bench joinery? If this is you then please apply and we can give you the help and advice you need. If you need some help with your CV or interview skills then we can do this for you. Or even if you just want some advice about apprenticeships or the qualifications you currently have, then please apply and we can contact you. We may be able to add you to our list of candidates, so that when a vacancy becomes available we can contact you with details of the vacancy. The Bedford College Group work with a number of employers across Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire.

During the SITE CARPENTRY apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:

Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
Understanding information, quantities and communication with others
Understanding construction technology
Carry out first fixing operations
Carry out second fixing operations
Carry out structural carcassing operations
Carry out maintenance to non-structural carpentry work

YOU WILL GAIN THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS :
Wood Occupations (Site Carpentry) Cskills Level 2 Diploma plus…
Wood Occupations (Site Carpentry) Cskills Level 2 NVQ Diploma
Employment Rights and Responsibilities
Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
Functional Skills in English and maths



During the BENCH JOINERY apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:

Health, safety and welfare in construction and associated industries
Knowledge of construction technology
Prepare and use carpentry and joinery portable power tools
Understanding information, quantities and communication with others
Set up and operate cutting and shaping machinery
Produce setting out details for routine joinery products
Mark out from setting out details for routine joinery products
Manufacture routine joinery products

YOU WILL GAIN THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS:
Wood Occupations (Bench Joinery) Cskills Level 2 Diploma
Plus…
Wood Occupations (Bench Joinery) Cskills Level 2 NVQ Diploma
Employment Rights and Responsibilities
Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
Functional Skills in English and maths


Entry requirements
You will need a minimum of three GCSEs at grades A*-D or 9-3, including English, maths and science, or equivalent
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 40hrs pw Mon-Fri
Salary : £166.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 30/08/2020
Possible Start Date : 14/09/2020
Personal Qualities : • Self-motivated
• Dynamic personality
• Able to be part of a team but also work on own initiative
• Good time keeper
• Eye for detail
• Manual dexterity
• Be able to follow instructions
Skills Required : • Good organisational skills
• Focus on projects
• Excellent communication skills
• Can work well in a team and use their own initiative
• Friendly
• Good time keeping skills and able to work to a deadline
Other Information : With effect from April 1st 2020 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £4.15 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship.

For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.
Things to consider : Only Candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
Predicated grades will be considered.
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