Apprentice Roofer

Closing Date: 24/03/2024
Working Hours Full Time
Locations Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland
Salary £5.28 per hour for the first year
Company Education Training Collective

Job Description

Brief overview of the role

Samuel Moore Roofing Ltd is looking to recruit a roofing apprentice to contribute to the sustainable growth of the business and to meet work demands and diversify. They are looking for a committed and reliable individual who has a willingness to learn via on-the-job training and continuous personal development.

What you will do in your working day

The individual will have the ability to work within a team, be self-motivated, have a proactive approach to working practice and be physically fit. Due to the nature of the work the individual will be required to work outdoors in all weathers. We also welcome an individual who has ambition and demonstrates intrapreneurship to drive the improvement of the business.

The core duties of the role include:

  • General labouring tasks
  • Carrying up tiles
  • Waste removal
  • Tidying up each day cutting tiles/battens/felt
  • Mixing sand and cement
  • Gutter cleaning
  • On-the-job training/under supervision tiling, slating, lead work, felting and lathing, installation of dry verge/ridge systems, repointing verge, ridge, and chimney
  • Loading/unloading vans e.g. waste removal, job preparation for next day, restocking everyday essentials
  • A keen eye for detail and compliance when it comes to health and safety, reporting faulty equipment and unsafe working conditions
  • Post job clean including gutter clean, scaffolding and ground level as well as waste removal

The role is required to meet working demands and drive the ability for the business to diversify into solar panel installation under a separate entity. The individual will act as a supporting team member under the supervision of a mentor. While they are not at college, they will be working alongside the other members of the team to fulfil roofing works.

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Roofer at Redcar & Cleveland College
  • Functional skills maths & English, if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

We are a lifelong learning business who strive to improve continuously. As well as your apprenticeship there will be opportunities inclusive of Approved Installer Training, First Aid Qualification, CSCS Health and Safety Test to acquire CSCS card (mandatory to work on certain sites), NVQ’s in Roofing disciplines, Solar Panel Installer Training. As part of your induction to the business there is online training which covers Health and Safety Essentials, Fire Safety, Ladder Safety, Asbestos Awareness and Working at Height. From time to time, you may be asked to attend toolbox talks/team meetings as part of our Health and safety communication.

Working week

40 Hours, Working hours are Monday to Friday 7.30am till 4.30pm, Weekend availability.

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Team working, Willing to learn and improve, Punctual, Reliable, Polite, Ability to communicate, Creative & proactive approach, Roofing experience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

Things to consider

The Individual will be required to arrive at the yard for 7.30am. Work vans will pick up employees at the yard to get to jobs. There is a bus station on Kirkleatham Lane, Redcar which is a short walk from the yard. Wheels2Work scheme is available for e-Motorbike/e-cycle which can be arranged upon appointment.




Suite W7

The Innovation Centre

Vienna Court

TS10 5SH

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