Redrow Homes are looking for an individual who is passionate about carpentry and joinery and other aspects of building to join as an Apprentice Carpenter. As part of the apprenticeship you will be studying a L2 Site Carpentry Apprenticeship which will include both theory and practical with one of Redrow’s chosen training partners.

Redrow has a proud reputation for building distinctive and high quality homes across England and Wales. We have 16 different departments who all work together to complete one goal, and that is to effectively Design, Build and Sell luxury homes.

As a Trade Apprentice with Redrow, you will join the next generation of house builders, fulfil your passion and start gaining skills needed to build the incredible communities that Redrow are well known for. Housebuilding is an exciting industry and this is the perfect way to kick-start your career. If you want to start earning while gaining the skills, and qualifications, then Redrow’s Trade Apprentice programme is perfect for you!

Your time as a Trade Apprentice will be split between working outdoors on site with an experienced tradesperson learning from their years of expertise and college based study that will leave you with the essential industry qualification. It takes time to learn the quality and skills necessary to be the best and we are looking for candidates who are willing to commit the time needed to achieve the best.

Responsible to: Area Construction Manager / Site Manager / Assistant Site Manager / Apprentice Co-ordinator


  • Conforming to general health, safety and welfare in the workplace

  • Using a range of hand and power tools

  • Building studwork walls and staircases

  • Hanging doors

  • Pitching roofs

  • Wood finishing (to doors, windows and windowsills)

  • Fitting kitchens

  • Measuring, marking out, cutting, finishing, positioning and securing

  • Safely storing materials, without causing damage

  • Installing floor joist coverings

  • Fitting hinges

Rate of Pay:

Starting salary £5.87 an hour (reviewed yearly based on progression). 

Redrow Homes East Midlands