Bricklaying Apprentice

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Number of vacancies:

Company name:
Xcel Bricklayers - Jamie Watson

Company location:

Salary per week:
£133 rising on age and experience

8am to 4;30pm friday's 8am to 2;30pm


A opportunity has come up for a bricklaying apprenticeship with xcel bricklayers. You would be trained up to the highest standards of bricklaying and become a valued member of a  team of professional bricklayers. You will start off Labouring getting to know all materials used and taught basic bricklaying skills such as running in on a line. As you progress through your apprenticeship we will teach you more of the technical skills needed to become a bricklayer such as setting out houses boundary walls to building quins, arches and different bonds of brickwork.

Xcel Bricklayers Ltd build new build  houses for company’s such as Taylor Whimpy Barrats Homes and the alike. We use various materials ranging from brick and block to natural stone.

  • Loading out of materials
  • Putting on mortar mixes
  • Building with various materials brick/ concrete block
  • Helping to clean up at the end of the day
  • Building to the highest standard possible


All training to be provided by City College Plymouth in collaboration with the company themselves throughout the duration of the apprenticeship. Your apprenticeship may consist of the following components; NVQ Diploma, Technical Cert, Functional Skills Maths and English, Employee Rights and Responsibilities, and Personal Learning and Thinking Skills. All components will be agreed upon before the start of the apprenticeship.

Qualities and skills:

  • Good practical skills
  • Ability to work carefully and accurately
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Good awareness of health and safety
  • Punctual
  • Enthusiastic
  • Hard working
  • Sense of humour


Happy for any candidate to carry on to there NVQ level 3 after completion of their level 2

Other info:

CSCS test must be completed and passed.