Current Opportunities



Apprenticeships across south east Wales in:

  • Carpentry
  • Bricklaying
  • Painting & Decorating
  • Groundworks
  • Quantity Surveying



Groundworker Apprenticeship:

Job description

Y Prentis is recruiting Apprentice Groundworkers for Cardiff and Rhondda Cynon Taf area. The successful candidates will undertake a 2.5 year apprenticeship, spending four days on site and one day a week at The Construction Hub at studying towards a City & Guilds Level 3 in Construction and Civil Engineering Operations. The course will cover a range of subjects, including:

  • Working in the Construction Sector in Wales
  • Planning and Evaluating Work in the Construction Sector
  • Conform to general workplace health, safety and welfare
  • Conform to productive work practices
  • Move, Handle or store resources
  • Civil engineering – Groundwork knowledge
  • Set out secondary dimensional work control
  • Install Drainage
  • Prepare and mix construction related materials
  • Operate powered units, tools or pedestrian plant, machinery or equipment
  • Install, maintain and remove temporary excavation support

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: £196.00 per week

(Salary changes to National Minimum Wage after completing your first year)


  • Monday to Friday


  • CSCS (preferred)
  • Driving Licence (preferred)


Work Location: In person