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Do you have a passion for developing your skills in plumbing?

Do you want to develop those skills whilst working at one of the great cathedrals of the world?

If so, we want to hear from you!

A rare opportunity has arisen to train as an Apprentice Plumber on a four-year contract, reviewed annually, working with and learning from some of the most skilled tradespeople in the country.


£9,750 in Year 1 increasing to £18,525 in Year 2, and increasing annually thereafter subject to suitable progression.

37.5 hours per week, usually Monday to Friday.


The York Minster Stoneyard is one of the largest in the country, and is regarded as a centre of excellence for many traditional crafts and modern trades including masonry, carving, carpentry, plumbing and electrical.  The Apprenticeship includes a programme of part-time study at York College.

To apply, please download an Application Pack and download and complete an Application Form, Equality Diversity Monitoring Form and a   Confidentiality Declaration Form. Please return all completed forms to jobs@yorkminster.org.

Applications should arrive no later than 23:59 on Sunday 22nd May 2022.  Interviews will be held on Monday 30th May 2022.

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