Carpentry Apprentice
  • Employer: Notting Hill Genesis
  • Reference: DNB/20/135211
  • Published: Thu 08/10/2020, 17:25 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 29/10/2020, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Salary: 25% above national apprentice rate
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Newham, Corporation of London

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Carpentry Apprentice

Want a career in construction? Fantastic opportunity to earn while you learn! Wage 25% above national apprenticeship rate!

Do you live in the London Borough of Newham? Read on……

Notting Hill Genesis (NHG ) are one of the largest providers of homes in the UK and we are looking for a Carpentry Apprentice.

We build shared ownership, private sale, market rent, affordable rent, supported housing and student housing.

We care about our people and the people who live in our homes – so we will make sure your training is to a great standard, and you’ll be building homes to a great standard.

As a carpentry apprentice, you’ll be working on our development sites firstly in the in the borough of Newham, and then throughout London

You will be working with our specialist staff and contractors on site to learn and develop a wide range of skills to achieve the Apprenticeship Standard in Carpentry & Joinery.

We pay 25% above the national apprenticeship rate, and you’ll get a benefits package including 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays on top), all of your Personal Protective Equipment and a starter toolkit as well as other NHG benefits.

About you:

We are not looking for a particular type of person - there’s room for all kinds of people here.

You need to be at least 18 years old (no maximum age limit) and be able to demonstrate a keen interest in a carpentry career.

Ideally you would have completed a Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry and GCSE Maths and English at grade C/4 or above. If not, you would be expected to attend college or a training provider while on the scheme to achieve these. At the end of the apprenticeship you will take an End Point Assessment to test your skills and knowledge gained during your apprenticeship.

You must live in the London Borough of Newham.

You will need to commit to 40 hours per week, consisting of time on various development sites across London as well. It is anticipated that the apprenticeship will take a minimum of 15 months and one day to complete.

Applications close at midday on 29 October 2020.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview and assessment which will take place on 6 or 9 November 2020.

Come and join us!


How to Apply

Our ethos is to provide equal opportunities to all, and to ensure we represent the communities we serve – we have joined the G15’s diversity pledge to encourage ethnic (BAME) diversity in housing association leadership.

We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. If you have the skills, experience and values we're seeking, please apply to join us and be part of an inclusive culture that celebrates diversity, equality of opportunity and provides a place for you to grow your career.

Please apply for this role with us online. If you are not able to apply online or require any reasonable adjustments in the application process, please contact our HR team via to discuss your requirements.


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