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Joinery Apprentice - Waveney Valley Joinery



7th June 2021

Employer Description

Here at Waveney Valley Joinery we are passionate about making bespoke joinery for our customers. No job is too big or small, having supplied joinery all over East Anglia for the past 30 years.

We are experts in creating doors, windows, staircases, gates, fitted furniture and much more! There is an opportunity for an Apprentice to join the team.

Main description

You will assist the team on making windows, doors and staircases. You will start with assembling joinery, but then as you progress you will begin to use machines. Then eventually, you will do the complete job. E.g. Making a window: you will be given a drawing and will be on the job start to finish doing the whole process.

Day to day duties include:

  • Assembling windows, doors and staircases.
  • Sanding windows and doors.
  • Cutting timber to length.
  • Tenoning timber.
  • Mortising timber.
  • Keeping the workshop tidy.

Entry requirements

GCSE grade C/4 or equivalent in maths and English.

Skills required

  • To be able to listen and carry out instructions
  • To be eager to learn
  • Have the ambition to become a skilled joiner

Personal qualities

  • A team player
  • Highly motivated and reliable
  • Organised and self-motivated
  • A keen attention for detail

Training to be Provided

Level 2 Carpenter and Joiner Apprenticeship

Things to consider

Consider your ability to be able to travel to both the workshop and West Suffolk College. You will be expected to attend all the college blocks and complete all the work required including compiling a portfolio of evidence to support your qualification. The wage could increase from the minimum based on previous experience.

Future Prospects

You will be level 2 qualified and then work towards level 3 qualification. There will be progression to then have a full time job at completion.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 25/06/2021


£167 per week


This job is located in Eye, Suffolk

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West Suffolk College is an ambitious vocational and academic College, with a stunning main campus set in the heart of Bury St Edmunds. We are committed to providing outstanding education to all our students.

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