Carpentry Apprenticeship-Thames Valley

Redrow Homes Thames Valley
Number of positions for this role
HP17 8LG / OX14 2JR


  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

  • Using a range of hand and power tools

  • Building studwork walls and staircases

  • Hanging doors

  • Pitching roofs

  • Wood finishing (to doors, windows and windowsills)

  • Fitting kitchens

  • Measuring, marking out, cutting, finishing, positioning and securing

  • Safely storing materials, without causing damage

  • Installing floor joist coverings

  • Fitting hinges

What we are looking for
  • Excellent timekeeping skills with the ability to work in adverse weather conditions

  • Desire to go to a training provider and learn additional theory and practical within this trade

  • Maths and English grades at grade 2 (grade E+) or above or equivalent

  • Passionate about construction

  • Practical skills with the ability to take on instructions

  • Excellent communication skills, able to work in a team or on your own

  • Flexible approach to working on different sites

Application tips

It’s not just about the placements we offer; Redrow want the right people working for us. As we expect a lot of applications, we need our successful candidates to stand out from the rest. We like our people to be different – so what sets you apart? What can you offer us? Why do you want to work at Redrow?

Be clear and concise, and make sure that everything that goes into your application represents your qualities.

What next? Our recruitment and selection process is designed specifically to get the best from you and demonstrate your personal qualities. So be yourself, take initiative, get involved and enjoy it!

Good luck!

Redrow is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.  

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