Innovation On-Site Limited

Apprentice Carpenter - Innovation On-Site Limited Barking - Intermediate (Level 2)

Innovation On-Site Limited (Employer)

Westminster Kingsway College (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £195.00
39.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm - Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
12 months (duration)
4 January 2021(start date)
Carpentry and Joinery (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
16 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

An excellent opportunity to work and learn with a leading Carpentry & Joinery business. As an Apprentice Carpenter your principle role is to successfully complete an NVQ Level 2/3 qualification, following a structured training programme combining college study (where applicable) with on-the-job training.


Barking with the following post codes - RM9, RM10, IG11, RM8, RM6, RM5, RM7, RM13 as the Apprentice will be working in these areas and not the head office address.- 106 Compliant 


Responsibilities include:

  • To complete relevant mandatory and optional units set within the NVQ qualification level 2 or 3 depending on level of entry
  • Carry out relevant site-based tasks as directed by a Contracts Manager or Mentor to ensure the gathering of evidence and understanding of your NVQ qualification, using both knowledge received through college work and understanding
  • Capturing the knowledge and experience of a qualified carpenter to understand the trade
  • These tasks will include but not limited to, Roofing & Joisting, First and Second Fix Carpentry Works, Kitchens, Finals, Cladding, Windows, Timber Frame, Loading out and Protection
  • To continually train and develop yourself in line with the NVQ criteria
  • To attend mentoring sessions where applicable
  • Ensure that all Health and Safety procedures are followed at all times and any hazards reported immediately. Understanding and following the company’s Health and Safety Management System at all times
  • Carry out relevant site based tasks as directed by a Contracts Manager/Foreman, these tasks will include but not limited to carpentry duties, labouring and administration
  • As a Carpentry Apprentice, you will be lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment objects

Your job will require you to work in different weather conditions, you must be prepared for both Hot and Cold temperatures.


Future Prospects

Progression onto the next level.

Reality Check

The main address specified in this vacancy is the address for the head office. The employment element of the Apprenticeship will take place at the following: Barking - RM9, RM10, IG11, RM8, RM6, RM5, RM7, RM13

Skills Required

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Good levels of numeracy and literacy Honesty and Integrity
  • Solving problems and thinking skilfully
  • Hold a valid driving licence
  • CSCS Card / Health and Safety Training

Qualities Required

  • A keen interest in Carpentry and Joinery 
  • Reliable
  • Practical
  • Punctual
  • Ability to work in a team


Qualifications Required

GCSE English, maths and Science at grades C or above / 4 or above or Functional Skills (Level 2)

A keen interest in Carpentry and Joinery

Training Provided

Intermediate Apprenticeship-Wood Occupations Site Carpentry Apprenticeship Level 2

  • Wood Occupations (Site Carpentry) CSkills Level 2 Diploma
  • Wood Occupations (Site Carpentry) CSkills Level 2 NVQ Diploma
  • Employment, Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
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