Located in the heart of Yorkshires textile industry, Wooltex UK Ltd in Longwood have been designers and manufacturers of textile fabrics since 1996. An independent, family owned business, we pride ourselves on excellent customer service, quality and innovation.

Business: Textiles.

Training provided: Textile Manufacturing Operative Apprenticeship

Pay details: Under 18 £6.15 per hour, 18-20 – £7.70 per hour and 21-24 £8.21 per hour

Hours: 40 hours per week

Requirements: Applicants should have/be expecting to achieve GCSEs including Maths and English at 4-9 (C or above.)

Minimum age: 16


The Textile Manufacturing Apprenticeship will cover a range of departments across the business including yarn store, warping, weaving, dyeing and finishing, mending and inspection, sampling and technical (colour matching, quality control & testing.) During your apprenticeship you will be mentored in the workplace and learn job specifics skills from experienced work colleagues. Your apprenticeship will involve day release to the training provider, as well as visits from them in the workplace.

How to apply: Please email your CV and covering letter to nw@wooltexuk.com