The recruitment process has started! Elgin CARS includes funding to employ two apprentice stonemasons and the positions are currently being advertised by the Moray Council: www.myjobscotland.gov.uk. As part of the training element of the scheme, two craft apprenticeships will be offered in an effort to address the skills shortage that has been identified in this traditional trade across Scotland.
Employed by the Moray Council and placed with local employers on block release, the apprentices will also attend Historic Scotland’s training unit beside Elgin Cathedral. Closing date for application is Friday 6th September and proposed interview date is Friday 27th September. To download the job description click here: Job Description.
For more information, please contact Mike Rollo, Building Services Manager on 01343 823043.