Plumbs Ltd

Apprentice Soft Furnishings Operative


Plumbs Ltd

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £174.80
38.0 hours per week Monday - Thursday 7.55am - 4.55pm (with 30 minutes for lunch and 2 x 10 minute breaks) and Friday 7.55am - 11.55pm.
duration: 24 months
start: 7 November 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Furniture manufacturer (apprenticeship standard)
1 November 2019 (application closing date)
Apprentice Soft Furnishings Operative based in Preston. Plumbs have over 50 years experience in made to measure furniture.


  • Stripping furniture
  • Re-upholstering furniture
  • Repairing furniture
  • Foam cutting

Future Prospects

  • Progression into full time employment

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Skills Required

  • Must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of Health and Safety

Qualities Required

  • Practical ability
  • An interest in this kind of work
  • Conscientious mature attitude
  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Work well in a team
  • Accuracy essential

Qualifications Required

  • No formal qualifications required

Training Provided

  • Intermediate level 2 Apprenticeship in Furniture Occupations, including NVQ and functional skills maths and English
  • Work based learning