Level 2 Bricklaying Apprentice - Tower Hamlets
Company: Evolve Apprentices Ltd.
Location: Tower Hamlets, E1 2QF
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Sector: Construction, Planning and the Built Environment
Application Deadline Date: 31/01/2024
Start Date: 01/02/2024
Positions Available: 1
Working Week: Monday - Friday
We are looking for Tower Hamlets borough residents who are interested in completing a Level 2 Bricklaying apprenticeship. The successful candidate will spend 30 months working as a Brickwork Apprentice as part of the CITB Shared Apprenticeship Scheme. Employed by Evolve Apprentices
English GCSE G/1 or above (or equivalent)
Maths GCSE G/1 or above (or equivalent)
Requirements and prospects
Candidates must reside in one of the following areas:
We are looking for reliable candidates who are committed to starting and completing this apprenticeship, who have good timekeeping and attendance and are determined to gain the qualification alongside the work experience. We are committed to equality and diversity in the workplace - you will not be judged on age, gender, or ethnicity.
Training to be Provided
Apprentices without level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the end-point assessment.
you can progress into a Level 3 Advanced Bricklaying qualification or seek work as a qualified Trainee Bricklayer where, with more experience, you can look to progress into a senior bricklaying position, site/contracts/project management, self-employment, or brickwork business owner
· Hourly wage
£5.28 to £10.42 National Minimum Wage
Statutory Sick and Holiday Pay + Bank Holiday Pay, automatic enrolment into the NEST Pension Scheme, Apprenticeship Oyster Card available for first-year travel discounts, NUS Discount Card, course costs covered by Evolve
· Working week
Monday-Friday, weekends may be an option. Minimum of 35 hours per week but the potential for more. Approx. 8 am-5 pm but hours will be confirmed by the contractor after successfully passing the Stage 1 & 2 Interview.
· Expected apprenticeship duration
· Apprenticeship level
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
The main duties and tasks of a Bricklaying Apprentice are:
· General labouring, tidying of site, and tool/equipment fetching
· Mixing and turning mortar, loading boards
· Moving, stacking and passing bricks
· Laying of bricks and blocks
Bricklayers lay bricks, blocks, and other types of building components in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches, and other structures e.g., chimney stacks. They might also refurbish brickwork and masonry on restoration projects.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The qualification you would be working for is the Level 2 Brickwork (Standard) where we will be looking to partner with Multi Trade Training to provide the training.
This training will mainly be through remote learning with paid study time as needed up to 7 hours/1 days per week. You are expected to travel when necessary for training and/or assessments. You will be responsible for managing/arranging with your line manager.