Apprenticeship in Print & Graphic Communications – Desktop Publishing / Pre-Press Processes

CPI Antony Rowe is the UK’s leading manufacturer of short run digital books for the publishing industry and are looking for an enthusiastic person who wants the opportunity to develop in the area of Graphics Communications and is eager to participate in a three year apprenticeship in Printing & Graphics Communications: Desktop Publishing and Digital Pre-Press Processes.

Key Responsibilities:

Actively participate in your development plan
Learn the Pre-Press and Book Production processes
Learn Desktop Publishing
Learn about properties of different paper substrates and their printing properties
Working towards key performance standards, but always recognising that quality is paramount
Carrying out Customer Order related duties
Understanding Quality standards, and troubleshoot


Minimum of Grade C or above in GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent through college study)
Inquisitive with the desire to learn new tasks
Understanding of the requirement to perform basic duties and to accumulate more detailed and technical knowledge on a gradual basis
Ability to follow instructions
Proactive in taking responsibility for your own development
Commitment to complete the full three year apprenticeship

Start Date: Interested candidates must be available to start the apprenticeship in January 2019

Applicants must apply in writing with a current CV to:

Keval Boome – Group HR Advisor
CPI Antony Rowe Ltd
Units 1-4 Pegasus Way
Bowerhill Estate
SN12 6TR


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