We are your local independent builders merchant supplying building materials to construction firms, trade customers and DIY enthusiasts, across the Holme Valley, Huddersfield and beyond. From groundworks to chimney pots and everything in between, we stock a vast range of products that can either be collected from our yard and trade counter, or delivered to your site.

Business: Builders

Training provided: Business Administration via Kirklees College

Pay details: Meets minimum apprenticeship wage

Hours: 37 hours a week

Requirements: It would be preferred if candidates hold a Grade C (or equivalent) in GCSE Maths and English, however each applicant will be considered upon their own merits. It is more important that applicants are keen and willing to learn, with good verbal and written communication skills, have a basic understanding of IT, possess good numeracy and literacy skills, are organized and confident in using E-Mail and the internet and are willing to work as part of a productive team.

Minimum age: 16


Working for a local Builders Merchants the successful candidate will work as part of a hardworking and friendly team , taking on the position of Business Administration Clerk/AAT Apprentice. This position will include various admin duties designed to increase your level of responsibility during the apprenticeship. The jobs will include, but are not limited to, typing letters and E-Mail correspondents, undertaking filing, faxing and record keeping, answering the telephone in a professional manner, inputting data onto internal company systems, working with money and invoices and monitoring the stock of company stationary – ordering materials when needed. This position is ideal for someone wishing to develop a wide range of Business Administration skills.

How to apply: To apply please email your CV and covering letter to bpsapprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk Please state the job title and employer. In your covering letter please answer the following two questions: 1. Why do you think you would be good with customers? 2. What qualities do you possess that makes you stand out from someone else?

Please do not contact the employer directly.

To apply for this job email your details to bpsapprenticeships@kirkleescollege.ac.uk