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Roofers, Roof Tilers and Slaters

About this career

£30,145

Median salary

New workers start around £19,714.22. Normal pay is £30,145 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £42,761.35.

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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

About this career

  • Seals edges of roof with mortar and ensures that joints are watertight.
  • Lays, aligns and secures successive overlapping layers of roofing material.
  • Lays and secures underfelt and covers with hot bitumen or other adhesive compound.
  • Cuts wooden battens, felt and underfelt to required size.
  • Measures roof or exterior wall and calculates required amounts of underfelt, tiles, slates or thatching material.

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Mathematics
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Critical Thinking
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Learning Strategies
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Monitoring
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Speaking
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Active Learning
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Reading Comprehension
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Active Listening
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Writing
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Science
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