Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative

Construction And Labour

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Industry
Construction and Labour
Location
Newport
Contract
Full Time
Salary
£10,358.40 per year
Published
21/09/2021
Closing
19/10/2021

Here at The Isle of Wight College we work with a number of employers, in a vast array of industries. A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for Southern Housing Group as an Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative. 

Would you like to learn about how to provide quality repairs and maintenance services to our valued residents? If so, you may be interested in our opening for an Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative based on the Isle of Wight, on a full-time basis for the length of your qualification/course.

You’ll be based at our modern, vibrant office in Newport on the Isle of Wight. There is free parking onsite with access to local transport links.

Working within the Southern Maintenance Services team, you will be responsible for the delivery of high-quality repairs and maintenance for our customers at Southern Housing Group.

As part of an 18-month apprenticeship, you will work within our team to gain experience and training in this field. This role will support your college studies.

You will work a 40-hour week which will include your studies.

We have an opportunity to hire 3 apprentices – apply now to avoid disappointment!  

What we need from you

Have a basic knowledge of health and safety. Be dedicated to completing a Property/Maintenance Qualification as an apprentice. Attend college and complete regular assignments whilst maintaining a high performance as a SHG apprentice. Able to represent SHG and provide great customer service

What we’ll  offer you

  • Salary agreed in accordance with apprenticeship guidelines
  • A generous annual leave allowance
  • Ongoing support for your wellbeing
  • An inclusive environment where it’s OK to be you!
  • Flexible benefits with some really exciting options

Personal Qualities   

  • Reliable
  • Practical
  • Physically fit

Qualifications Required   

  • Grade C or above at GCSE (or equivalent level) in English and Maths.

Working Week

  • 40 Hours per week between 8am-5pm Days will be Monday- Friday 1 day per week at college. 

Yearly Wage

  • £10,358.40 Per Annum

Apprenticeship Standard

  • Level 2 Property Maintenance Standard
  • Apprenticeship duration will be between 12 -18 months + 3 Month End Point Assessment
  • Functional Skills – if not already achieved a GCSE C (or above) in maths, IT and English (or equivalent qualification) 
  • There is a requirement to complete 20% off job training, College attendance will contribute but time spent either learning something new, other courses or any support work you that is not your usual role will also be counted

ANY APPLICATIONS THAT ARE SUBMITTED WITH ONLY A CV AND NO COVER LETTER WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Closing date for applications will be Wednesday 29th September 2021 and interviews for successful applicants, which will be held shortly after.

Your details will be processed and recorded in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £4:30 per hour. This applies to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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