Detailed Job Description
We are now looking to recruit an Apprentice to work with our Upholstery Team in Blandford Working with the owner, you will become a multi-skilled member within our team.
The Apprenticeship itself will take four years to complete, qualifying you to advanced level; you will be required to attend Brockenhurst College training facility one day per week during term time.
Currently this is Hengistbury Head Outdoor Activity Centre
As an apprentice upholsterer, you should hold an interest in design.
The role is very hands on and you will learn skills such as :
Pattern making and marking
Measuring / Cutting
Machining Working with different materials – wood / leather / fabric Finishing - lacquering and spraying Modern & traditional upholstery
You will also see a project from start to the finished product.
Throughout your training you will receive regular pay reviews in accordance to performance. This means you have the potential to gain regular salary increases.
The college course will allow you to achieve an Upholstery Apprenticeship. It covers the background to what we do and provides you with all the skills required to work in the team.
This will back up all the practical experience you will gain in your day-to-day job.