- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
40.00 per week
- Working Week
Monday to Thursday 8am - 5pm, Friday 8am - 2.30pm
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
- Employment Type
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Frank Knighton & Sons
Description of Opportunity
We wish to recruit an enthusiastic Apprentice to join our Sewing team. The successful candidate will be trained in all aspects of Upholstery Sewing through WEBS structured training programme as well as on the job training. You will learn practical skills and techniques to produce different types of soft furnishings.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Jennie Jarvis
firstname.lastname@example.org - WEBS TRAINING LIMITED (Ref ID: VAC001783513)
Skills required to becoming an Sewer:
Be able to adjust to working on different designs and models of soft furnishings
Basic numeracy skills
Excellent attention to detail
Being able to work within a factory environment
The ability to meet targets and deadlines
None required, however the successful candidate will work towards their Functional Skills in both maths and English if they have not achieved prior or have an equivalent.
Excellent team working skills
Being able to work confidently under pressure
Advanced Apprenticeship in Modern Upholstery, traditional Upholstery, Supervision or Furniture design and Prototyping
Progression within the organisation to include more responsibility and wider range of production work
We're not like other furniture retailers... Since Frank Knighton first opened its doors back in 1985, we've been a local family business with a strong reputation for top quality workmanship combined with excellent customer service.
With us, you have the opportunity to purchase a sofa that's custom-made to meet your exact needs - whether one of our superb bespoke FK sofas direct from the manufacturer or a leading designer brand. That's the Frank Knighton difference.
We offer exceptional experience & expertise...
Here at Frank Knighton, we have refined a way of producing stylish, made-to-measure sofas using exclusive fabrics and quality hides. Built to suit you, and your lifestyle, our range of sofas has something for every taste and budget. It's an investment in a luxurious lifestyle that needs to stand the test of time. We will also help you keep your sofa good as new for longer!