Maintenance Apprentice Liberty Living PLC

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Closing date: 14 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 9am-5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2018

  • Date posted

    26 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Main Duties:

General Maintenance:

  • Provide General Maintenance support to the management team, including: Basic Plumbing, repair and painting/decorating of the property including student bedrooms, communal areas, shower cubicles, floors, walls and carpets.
  • Working with Maintenance support staff on all maintenance issues.
  • Report any damage or maintenance issues
  • Inspect the flats and rooms at regular intervals and designated periods.

Grounds Maintenance:

  • Work with maintenance support staff on Grounds Maintenance issues including: Courtyards, Car parks, Gardens, Iternal and External areas.
  • Mowing grassed areas, grass collection, edging, re-seeding where required, weeding, pruning of shrubs and trees.
  • Keep all areas free of rubbish.

Manual/Heavy lifting:

  • Dispose of damaged items to skips and bin areas, including heavy items
  • Move new furniture and white goods to flats as required
  • Replace damaged items with new goods, including shower curtains, matress protectors and kitchen equipment.

Building Presentation:

  • Be responsible for all cleaning materials and products issued and to advise office staff when supplies are low.
  • Clean carpets, steam upholstery and furnishings where required, prepare flats at the end of each tenancy
  • Remove rubbish from flats when required.

Health & Safety:

  • Ensure keys are signed out and in each shift
  • Check equipment before use
  • Report any health or hygiene issues
  • Follow H&S procedures
  • Wear any protective clothng/equipment and any uniform provided


  • Complete daily timesheets recording tasks completed
  • Deal with contractors as necessary
  • Working across multiple sites may be required occasionally
  • Comply with any reasonable instructions by management team

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work with others and support others effectively in a team.
  • Effective customer service skills with a willingness to accommodate customer positively and communicate positive and negative messaged effectively with others.
  • Good personal organisation and administrative skills with the ability to self-organise to meet competing deadlines.
  • Ability to problem solve

Personal qualities

  • High standard of personal hygiene and appearance at all times
  • Discreet and able to maintain confidentiality
  • Enthusiastic
  • Demonstrate respect

Qualifications required

  • Good use and comprehension of spoken & written English
  • Interest and willingness to study and train to complete the apprenticeship
  • Acceptance by the employers training provider (INTRAINING)

Future prospects

Full time position

About the employer

Liberty Living are a student accommodation provider based all over UK and mainland Europe offering accommodation in 21 cities, Liberty Living provide high quality off site university halls of residence. The company own and manage the buildings for students to live in, providing, housekeeping, maintenance, security and support to each residence. Liberty Living have just under 500 employees, have been going since 1999 and have a wide variety of company benefits and training initiatives in place


Liberty Living PLC


Liberty Living at Queens Hospital C

Bath Row


B15 1NH

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Training provider

  • Property Maintenance Operative Level 2
  • Functional Skills if required

Apprenticeship standard

Property services > Property Maintenance Operative

Training provider

The Intraining Group Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Intraining Group


Brittany Eaton 0330 123 3220

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Closing date: 14 Nov 2017