Jessica Perrett

Bristol City Council - Site Carpenter

Jess started work with Bristol City Council as an apprentice carpenter September 2012.

Jess immediately demonstrated a natural talent and has excelled all the way through her apprenticeship, culminating in her being awarded the apprentice of the year award 2015 across all of the construction trades, this award acknowledges the outstanding efforts, skills and desire that Jess has portrayed throughout her apprenticeship.

In February 2016 Jess secured a full time position with Bristol City Council as a carpenter, she is working in our Responsive Repairs department carrying out repairs in our customers’ homes.

The apprenticeship has been fantastic. It’s great to have the confidence to be able to fix things yourself in your own home
Wage when qualified £29,000 per year