Accommodation Maintenance Apprentice - Southampton

Job Reference: AccApp2

  • Job Category: Apprenticeships

To apply for this position you must follow this link:

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-270375

Please do not apply through the A-Plant Website. 

  • Location: London South & South East
  • Closing Date: 31/05/2018
  • Package: 10500

Job overview

We are currently recruiting for accommodation maintenance apprentices to join us to embark on a 2 year Apprenticeship Programme.

Roles and responsibilities

The apprentice programme combines 'block release' training at Stephensons College, a specialist facility in Leicestershire, with on-the-job training in a Service Centre near your home. You will usually attend college in one-week blocks every month working towards a property maintenance qualification. During your time at college, you will receive travel expenses, accommodation, food and lots of support.

The rest of the year, you will be a key member of one of our Service Centre teams learning to:

  • Carry out repairs and reactive maintenance on accommodation units
  • Work safely both in the workshop and on site
  • Maintain plumbing and drainage systems
  • Safely repair electrical items such as plug sockets
  • Carry out painting task
  • Assist work colleagues as and when required

Skills required

The right candidate should possess the following skills:

  • Ability to carry out instructions
  • Adhere to Health & Safety
  • Good Communication and listening skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Must have GCSE Grade 3/Grade D or above (or equivalent) in Maths and English

Benefits

As well as being part of an award winning apprenticeship team, you will receive:

  • Starting salary of £10,500
  • Yearly salary increase
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Annual Incentives