Upholstery Apprentice 


AGL Training Ltd are looking to recruit an Upholstery Apprentice on behalf our well-established client based in Brierly Hill.


Our client has recently taken over the business, they are passionate about growth and providing opportunities for apprentices to develop a skilled trade.


The position is for an Apprenticeship, the position is initially 12-15 months with the possibility of a full-time role at the end of the programme.

During this time, you will work towards the following qualifications:

  • Lean Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship Standards L2

  • EAL Level 2 in Manufacturing (Knowledge and Skills)

  • English and Maths Functional Skills Level 1/2


General Duties

You will receive training to enable you to carry out the following duties:

  • The upholstery of furniture

  • Using handheld tools, such as; staple guns, drills, screwdrivers etc

  • Handling materials

  • Packing and despatching the finished product

  • Working as part of a team and independently

  • Health and safety

  • House keeping

Skills and Requirements

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Ambitious and willing to learn

  • Reliable

  • Passionate

  • Hands on / dexterous

  • Enjoys work

Working Hours

Monday – Thursday: 7am – 3.15pm (1 x 15 min and 1 x 30 min unpaid break daily)

Friday: 7am – 2pm  (1 x 30 min unpaid break)

Total hours paid: 36.5 hours

Hourly Rate: £4.30

By applying for this vacancy, you agree to AGL Training Ltd making contact with you in line with General Data Protection Regulation via the contact details you have provided in relation to this vacancy. You also agree for AGL Training Ltd to forward your application to their client for consideration for the role.

AGL Training Ltd, Suite D,

19 Limes Road, Oakengates,



Tel: 01952 743495

Email: marie@agltraining.uk