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Craft apprenticeships

We run an apprenticeship scheme for craft trades, which covers plastering, carpentry, painting and decorating, bricklaying and plumbing.

When do we recruit?

Recruitment for Craft Trade Apprentices takes place annually and we recruit 15 apprentices, on average.

If you have a passion for craft trades and want to earn as you learn, please register your interest on the recruitment website.


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Jobs at Leicester City Council

We are actively seeking applications from men and women from ethnic minority groups. For information about free taster courses for women see our Women in Construction page.

How much will I earn?

Your salary will be set at National Minimum wage, according to your age. You’ll also receive a variety of employee benefits and excellent job prospects once qualified.

Contact us

Write to us: Housing Construction Training Centre of Excellence, Beaumont Leys Lane, Leicester, LE4 2BF
Email: ctce@leicester.gov.uk