Apprenticeship Case Study - Jack B

Case Study: Jack Butler

Where did you start?jack
I started as an Apprentice Plumber on kitchens at Derby Homes.

Where are you now? 
I’m now a Gas Service Engineer 

 How long have you been working at Derby Homes? 
I’ve been working at Derby Homes nearly 5 years

Why did you apply for an apprenticeship? 
I originally applied for the apprenticeship as I wanted to gain a trade and Derby Homes offered the perfect package.

What apprenticeship did you apply for? 
Apprentice Plumber 

What has been your biggest highlight of working at Derby Homes? 
My biggest highlight at Derby homes was gaining my Gas qualifications after training and studying hard for months.

What did you get out of your apprenticeship? 
My apprenticeship gave me a level 3 plumbing and heating qualification, Gas qualifications and a career.

Would you recommend the Derby Homes’ apprenticeship scheme to others? If so, why? 
I would definitely advise anyone looking to join the trade industry to apply.