The LRCTG is dedicated to promoting the benefits of rewarding careers in the construction industry and we are committed to providing quality work experience and apprenticeship opportunities in craft, technical and management occupations.

Employer members of LRCTG are currently offering the exciting apprenticeship and work experience opportunities listed below. To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter clearly stating the opportunity you are interested in to

This list will be updated regularly so please check back for new vacancies.

Current Apprenticeship Opportunities

Bastows Ltd. – Apprentice Painter & Decorator Level 2

Expected start date

Minimum qualifications
Good communication, numeracy and comprehension skills. Looking for bright, motivated, positive and enthusiastic individuals with a desire to progress in the industry.

K&M McLoughlin Decorating Ltd. - Apprentice Painters & Decorators Level 2

Expected start date

Minimum qualifications
CITB Foreskills Assessment to be taken after sign-up.  Suitable applications will be offered an apprenticeship only if they satisfactorily complete a 4-week pre-employment course delivered at the employer’s Training School in Islington. 

Current Work Experience Opportunities

Jerram Falkus Construction Ltd

A variety of work experience placements available 3rd September to 6th December in both trade and professional occupations.

Trade opportunities including carpentry, bricklaying, painting & decorating, tiling, electrical ducting and installation.

Professional and office-based opportunities to gain an insight into the marketing, buying, document control and receptionist roles, and in the pre-construction department among the business planning and tender writing team.

Duration: minimum 1 week up to 6 weeks

A discretionary weekly attendance allowance of £45.00 is offered

Location – either at Head Office in Anning Street, EC2 or sites in Barking & Dagenham, Islington, Hackney or Basildon.

Bastows Ltd. – Painting and Decorating

2-week paid placements available until October 2019. Head Office London SW1

Rooff Ltd – Trainee / Assistant Site Management

2-week paid on site placements for various projects in Hackney, Islington and Lewisham – Autumn 2019 –Spring 2020

Broseley London Ltd. – Carpentry and Joinery

2-week placement based in Westminster, immediate start.  Possibility of progression to employment and apprenticeship upon successful completion of placement.

Careers and Recruitment Information and Guidance

Careers event support and recruitment within schools is an extremely important aspect of our work. Using our network of member firms, Local Authorities, the National Careers Service, Schools, Colleges and Universities, employer representatives and the Group’s Careers Co-ordinator attend a number of careers advice and recruitment events across London.

Come and see us at Skills London on 15 and 16 November, Excel Centre, E16