A Westleigh Apprenticeship is a great way to start a career in the construction industry and provides the opportunity to choose from bricklaying and carpentry/joinery trades. You get paid while you learn, get 'hands on' site experience, an opportunity to gain an industry-recognised qualification and support for the next steps in your career.
- How long does the apprenticeship take to complete? Approximately 3 years to complete the advanced apprentice (level 3) programme. You will initially study the level 2 qualification which takes 2 years to complete and then you may have the opportunity to go on to study the level 3 qualification which takes an additional 1 year (approximately).
- Am I eligible to apply? Westleigh requires Apprentices to have Maths and English GCSE at grade A - C (4 - 9) with a passion and commitment for a career in construction.
- When do I attend college? Our Apprentices attend a college local to them that is contracted with CITB on either block release (1 week per month) or day release (1 day per week).
- Do I have a mentor? Westleigh Apprentices are assigned a mentor onsite who will help you with your practical training, you will also receive support from your Site Manager. Alongside this you will be assigned a CITB Apprenticeship Officer who will support you during your apprenticeship.
- Where will I work? Our Apprentices work at our various housing development sites and will be required to travel to sites. Westleigh has sites in Leicester, Nottingham, Northampton, West Midlands and Lincolnshire.
We are accepting applications for our 2018 programme now with the closing date of 11 March 2018. Our Apprentices for the 2018 intake will start their career with Westleigh in September 2018.
To apply please complete an application form (link below) and send this to our HR team along with your cover letter by 11th March 2018.
Interviews will be held in March / April 2018.
Download Application Form
Apply by email to email@example.com or by post to Westleigh Partnerships Ltd, Tudorgate, Grange Business Park, Enderby Road, Leicester LE8 6EP.