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Apprentice Carpenter - HOLLAND & REILLY LTD



30th January 2024

Employer description

Holland & Reilly Ltd currently hold contracts in Littleport & Ely in Cambridgeshire with major housing developers for over 1000 houses with 5+ years of work.

Holland & Reilly have an exciting opportunity for Apprentice Carpenters to join our team, with long-term projects situated in the Ely area. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance and develop carpentry skills covering all aspects of carpentry whilst working for a busy and well-skilled team.

Main description

At Holland & Reilly, we look to invest in the up-skilling and development of our apprentices, ensuring competency and compliance to industry standards, in turn we will look to offer additional training where appropriate to give you the skills you need to deliver the service required.

Working alongside qualified carpenters as mentors, the successful applicants will be offered on a full-time apprenticeship post, working 40 hours per week covering all aspects of Carpentry;

  • Roofs
  • Joists
  • First & Second Fix

If you have the desire to work in a busy and high-performing, why not join us as our Apprentice Carpenter, simply via the apprenticeship’s vacancies website. Although the college course won’t start until Autumn 2023, we have an immediate starts available.

Entry requirements

GCSE or equivalent English and Maths (Grade 3/D) Essential

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Hard working

Training Provider

Cambridge Regional College

The practical training period of the Carpentry apprenticeship is the time dedicated to the development of the knowledge, skills and behaviours for which includes the following components;

On-programme assignments and assessments
Practical assessments
Workplace portfolio of evidence

English and Maths at Level 1 must be achieved and take the English and Maths test at Level 2.
Day release at Cambridge campus and working alongside qualified, friendly and a small team of professionally trained/ experienced Carpenters. 

The apprentice would be assigned an assessor through the college, who would typically come out to visit in the workplace to assess workplace competence. The knowledge side would be provided via day release workshop attendance, assignments, evidence of workplace competence. Portfolio would be checked via an online Smart Assessor.

Things to consider

Must have a CSCS Card before starting work (this can be arranged if not already registered). Working outside a lot in all weather conditions. Looking for candidates that can source transportation to Littleport & Ely areas. Good Maths & English is preferred but not essential, a good work ethic is a must.

Future Prospects

Becoming a fully qualified carpenter, going on to complete Level 3 in Carpentry with Cambridge Regional College. Making valuable contacts within the industry.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 31/03/2024




This job is located in Ely, Cambs

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