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Apprentice Roof Slater & Tiler

Employer
Treforest Tiling Ltd
Location
North Road Bridgend Ind Est Bridgend Bridgend CF31 3TP
Salary
National minimum wage
Closing date
7 Dec 2023

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Specialism
Other
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Advanced
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Undisclosed
About the apprenticeship

Duties

TO ATTEND COLLEGE TRAINING SESSIONS TO GAIN TECHNICAL AND PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS.

PUT THE KNOWLEDGE GAINED AT COLLEGE INTO PRACTICE ON SITE

GOOD TIME KEEPING AND ATTENDANCE IS VITAL

FLEXIBLE APPROACH TO WORK HOURS AND SITE WORK TO FIT IN WITH THE COMPANY'S CUSTOMER DEMANDS

TO WORK SAFELY AT ALL TIMES AND COMPLY WITH HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDELINES

YOU WILL BE WORKING ALONGSIDE AND SUPERVISED BY AN EXPERIENCED ROOFER DAILY ON SITE. IT IMPORTANT THAT YOU WORK WELL TOGETHER. IT IS IMPORTANT THAT YOU GAIN AS MUCH KNOWLEDGE AND PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE WHILST WORKING WITH THE SENIOR ROOFER TO ENABLE YOU TO GATHER ENOUGH EVIDENCE FOR YOUR PORTFOLIO

YOU MUST BUILD A PORTFOLIO OF EVIDENCE TO ACHIEVE YOUR NVQ LEVEL 2, COLLEGE AND YOUR SUPERVISOR WILL HELP WITH THIS.

WHILST WORKING ON SITE YOU MUST SIGN IN AND COMPLY WITH SITE RULES, WORKING SAFELY AND REPORTING ANY ISSUES TO YOUR MANAGER.

Additional information

WE HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED FOR 50 YEARS AND WANT TO GROW OUR BUSINESS WITH NEW TALENT JOINING OUR EXISTING EXPERIENCED TEAM, WITH A GREAT CAREER OPPORTUNITY, GOOD PAY, PENSION AND HOLIDAYS AND A FRIENDLY AND APPROACHABLE TEAM.

WE ARE OFFERING THE OPPORTUNITY FOR AN INDIVIDUAL TO JOIN OUR ESTABLISHED BUSINESS AND START THEIR CAREER AS AN APPRENTICE ROOF SLATER AND TILER. EVENTUALLY LEADING TO AN NVQ LEVEL 2 QUALIFICATION AFTER A PERIOD OF TRAINING AT COLLEGE AND AT WORK FOR 3 YEARS.

OVER THE YEARS WE HAVE HAD 22 APPRENTICES SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETE THEIR TRAINING WITH US AND FURTHER THEIR CAREER.

THE LEARNING DOES NOT STOP THERE WITH CONTINUING TRAINING OVER MANY YEARS WITH THE OPPORTUNITY TO EARN A SIGNIFICANT SALARY ON QUALIFICATION. FURTHER OPPORTUNITIES EXIST IN THE FUTURE TO PROGRESS TO SUPERVISOR AND MANAGER LEVEL.

MOST OF OUR ROOFING TEAMS ARE BASED IN MERTHYR TYDFIL OR RHONDDA SO LIVING CLOSE BY IS IMPORTANT FROM A LOGISTICS POINT OF VIEW

Requirements

Skills

IDEALLY GCSE AT GRADE E TO D OR ABOVE IN ENGLISH AND MATHS ARE REQUIRED AS YOU WILL NEED COMMUNICATION, READING AND WRITING SKILLS ALONG WITH BASIC MATHS FOR CALCULATING DIMENSIONS ON THE ROOF. THE COLLEGE WILL HELP YOU REACH THE RIGHT LEVEL OF MATHS AND ENGLISH SHOULD YOU NEED ADDITIONAL HELP.

THE INDIVIDUAL WILL NEED TO BE FLEXIBLE AN OPEN TO CHANGE, ABLE TO WORK WELL WITH OTHERS, KEEN AND WILLING TO LEARN, HAVE GOOD ATTENTION TO DETAIL, A GOOD LEVEL OF FITNESS AND ABILITY TO BE AT HEIGHT, YOU DO NOT NEED WORK EXPERIENCE OF ROOFING OR CONSTRUCTION, BUT BASIC KNOWLEDGE WOULD HELP, HOWEVER YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE PASSED THE CSCS HEALTH AND SAFETY TEST AND PREFERABLY HAVE A CSCS CARD TO ENABLE YOU TO WORK ON SITE IF SUCCESSFUL PRIOR TO STARTING WORK.

YOU WILL NEED A FULL DRIVING LICENCE AND VEHICLE TO MEET UP WITH YOUR ROOFING TEAM AT AN AGREED PLACE EVERY DAY, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO TRAVEL WITH THEM TO SITES FROM THIS LOCATION. MOST OF OUR TEAMS ARE BASED IN MERTHYR TYDFIL, RHONDDA AREA.

Qualifications

IDEALLY GCSE AT GRADE E TO D OR ABOVE IN ENGLISH AND MATHS ARE REQUIRED AS YOU WILL NEED COMMUNICATION, READING AND WRITING SKILLS ALONG WITH BASIC MATHS FOR CALCULATING DIMENSIONS ON THE ROOF. THE COLLEGE WILL HELP YOU REACH THE RIGHT LEVEL OF MATHS AND ENGLISH SHOULD YOU NEED ADDITIONAL HELP.

Language

Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:
The Construction Industry Training Board (Construction Skills)

Training provider course:
Roof Slating and Tiling level 2

About the employer

North Road
Bridgend Ind Est
Bridgend
Bridgend
CF31 3TP

Disability confident

No, we are not part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

Please send CV to G Brett. Note requirements for CSCS and drivers licence

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