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Carpentry NVQ Trainee

Reference number: SW-010518
  • Salary: £11.05 - £12.50 p/h
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Employer: Keenwood
  • Location: London
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About Vistry Partnerships

Delivering homes and revitalising communities is at the heart of what we do. Working with local authorities, housing associations and investors, we create lasting partnerships and deliver vibrant, sustainable places to live.

As a leading regeneration specialist, we have offices throughout England and a strong national footprint. With over 100 sites currently in production, we are recognised as an innovative and collaborative industry leader focused on creating as many new homes of all tenures as possible.


About Keenwood

We are collaborative, working with architects, interior designers, engineers, developers and contractor clients to realise their respective goals and ambitions for each project. Our team is recognised as a valued and trusted contributor, providing practical advice and technical guidance throughout the design and construction process. Whether defining spaces or performing a purely functional role, we take a refined crafted approach to create bespoke joinery solutions that deliver visual impact and achieve the desired quality of finish.


About the project

The development consists of two separate blocks situated around a new public square which will form the new Civic Heart of the Aylesbury Regeneration. The development will create 122 new homes above a community facility, which includes a public library and commercial space, Health Centre with an Early Years Facility.



As a Carpentry Trainee, you will learn to put the theory you have learnt into practise and be assessed regularly to convert your Diploma into an NVQ, ideally within 12 months.

Provide support and assistance to one or more skilled carpenters.

General work assisting the carpenter including site preparation and clearance and maintaining general site tidiness and assisting as directed by the carpenter.

Performing tasks as directed by the Line Manager to include assisting in building and installations, inspections, removal, replacement, repair, maintenance of wooden or part wooden items which form part of buildings (such as windows and stairs) both internal and external, and additional associated wooden items, such as furniture

As directed by the Line Manager to assist with storage, lifting, fetching supplies, unload and check deliveries and undertaking tasks to assisting carpenter generally.


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Date posted: 12/07/2022

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