Interested in joining Together Housing Groups Award Winning Apprenticeship Programme?

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To find out more about our award winning apprenticeship program take a look at the frequently asked questions below. 

How do I become an apprentice through Together Housing Group?

To become a THG apprentice you would need to:

• Be a THG resident.

• Be eligible to work in the UK.

• Be over 16 years of age and finished secondary school.

• Not be in further education.

• Not be qualified to level 4 equivalent HNC/HND standard.

• Be available to undertake an apprenticeship programme for at least 2 years.

 

What apprenticeships do the Together Housing Group offer?

We offer a range of different apprenticeships including:

• Business Administration.

• Customer Service.

• Accountancy (AAT)

• Horticulture

• Fencing.

• Housing.

• Plumbing With Gas.

• Joinery.

• Electrical.

• Painting and Decorating.

• Youth Engagement.

• Recycling

How much can I expect to earn?

The National Minimum Wage rate per hour depends on your age and whether you’re an apprentice - you must be at least school leaving age to get it.

The table below shows the National Minmum Wage Rates

Year 21 & over 18 -20 Under 18 Apprentice*
2014 (current rate) £6.50 £5.13 £3.79 £2.73
2013 £6.31 £5.03 £3.72 £2.68
2012 £6.19 £4.98 £3.68 £2.65
2011 £6.08 £4.98 £3.68 £2.60
2010 £5.93 £4.92 £3.64 £2.50

*This rate is for apprentices aged 16 to 18 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. All other apprentices are entitled to the National Minimum Wage for their age.

What benefits will I get as an apprentice through Together Housing Group?

• You will earn as you learn.

• Company benefits.

• Contract of employment for a minimum of 1 year.

• Support from learning provider and tutors.

• Pastoral support from a dedicated apprenticeship mentor.

• Participate in Team Building activities such as away days and residential.

• Recognition at internal and external award events.

• Comprehensive in house training programme.

Do you have any available apprenticeships and how do I apply?

Any vacancies will be shown in the table below. Please click on the vacancy for more information. 

 

Sorry we have no vacancies at the moment.

Vacancy & Place Employer Duration Closing Date

 

     

 

How Do I Apply?
If you are interested in becoming an apprentice, please email/phone explaining why you would like a career in that particular apprenticeship to:-

If you are a tenant of Greenvale Homes, Housing Pendle or Twin Valley Homes. Or are a resident in these areas please contact alison.clews@togetherhousing.co.uk Tel: 01254 269076

If you are a tenant of Chevin Housing or Pennine Housing please contact christine.eccles@togetherhousing.co.uk Tel: 01924 831714