Level 2 & 3 apprenticeships | Wates

Your Pathway To Building Your Career From The Ground Up

Are you passionate about Construction? Our industry-recognised apprenticeships are a great opportunity for school and college leavers to build their career from the ground up.

Our Level 2 and 3 Apprenticeship programmes are tailored specifically for those who want to start a career as trade professionals or within business support functions. Opportunities are available countrywide for Business Admin, Customer Service, Trades and Professional Apprentices. We typically recruit twice a year with a January or September start.

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Benefits of an apprenticeship

Below are some of the core benefits our level 2 and 3 apprenticeships will give you:

  • You’ll experience a wide variety of projects, getting a full understanding of our business and your particular area of qualification.
  • You’ll get real hands-on experience, be out on our construction sites and have the opportunity to be mentored and supported by seasoned professionals.
  • You’ll also finish our apprenticeships fully qualified in a trade and with a nationally recognised qualification.

Find an apprenticeship near you

Construction:

  • Bid and proposal co-ordinator – Level 3 – Birmingham – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Manchester – Apply today 

Group Services:

  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Surrey – Apply Today

Wates FM:

  • Facilities Services operative – Level 2 – Atherstone – Apply today
  • Painting & Decorating – Level 2 – Northamptonshire – Apply today

Wates Living Space:

  • Bid and proposal co-ordinator – Level 3 – Enfield – Apply today
  • Apprentice Roofer – Barnsley –  Apply today
  • Business Admin Apprentice (Part Time) – Enfield – Apply today

Wates Residential:

  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Surrey – Apply today

Wates Smartspace:

  • Procurement & Supply Assistant – Level 3 – Luton –  Apply Today
  • Data Technician – Level 3 – Luton – Apply today
  • Procurement & Supply Assistant – Level 3 – Luton – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Luton – Apply today 
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Leeds – Apply today
  • Safety, Health and Environment technician – Warrington – Apply today

Wates Property Services:

  • Safety, health and environment technician – Level 3 – Worcestershire – Apply today 
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Essex – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Reading – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Gunnels Wood Road – Apply today
  • Brick layer – Level 2 – Crawley – Apply today
  • Carpenter/Joiner – Level 2 – Willesden – Apply today
  • Carpenter/ Joiner – Level 2 – London – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – London – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Willesden – Apply today
  • Business Administrator – Level 3 – Enfield – Apply today
  • Carpenter/Joiner – Level 2 – Streatham – Apply today 

Success story

Many of our apprentices have gone on to have long, successful careers at Wates. In fact, some of our senior directors actually started their careers as apprentices!

Richard Shroll, now Managing Director of Wates Residential North, shares his story how he started his career as an apprentice carpenter.

Key Contacts

Gemma Cahill

Early Careers Manager

Javinder Gill

Early Careers Advisor

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