Payments for the skilled rates 1-4 lie in between the craft and operative rate.
Per week (39 hours)
Guaranteed minimum weekly earnings
Year 1 of training
Year 2 of training
Year 3 without NVQ 2
Year 3 with NVQ 2
Year 3 with NVQ 3
On completion of NVQ 2
For apprentices aged 19 and over that have completed their first year, the respective NMW applies. These rates are an absolute minimum, anyone not being paid at least this rate should contact the local UCATT office immediately.
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