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Heating and Ventilation Apprentice Trinity School

To learn how to operate, maintain all mechanical services at Trinity school under the correct supervision, alongside the Maintenance Team and Support Staff as required. Building Services Engineering Installer level 2

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday Shifts TBA.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    25 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Job background

  • Learn to maintain the plumbing and drainage services throughout the School and its associated properties. To modify, maintain or adapt plumbing and drainage services including sanitary ware, responding to requests for attention or assistance promptly
  • Learn to operate and control the heating, air handling and air conditioning plant and equipment throughout the School and its associated properties
  • Learn to operate and maintain the swimming pool plant and equipment, with reference to maintaining good water quality with regular, consistent, and accurate water testing and chemical dosing together with best practice in pool management. To maintain accurate written records of all testing results and water temperatures
  • Learn to service and supply all salt requirements for water softeners around the School site
  • Learn to liaise with external contractors where necessary
  • Learn to liaise with external contractors and consultants in maintaining the quality of water throughout the School and its associated properties and to ensure that best practice is followed in maintaining the hygienic and wholesome condition of shower equipment and water storage
  • To maintain accurate written records of all testing results and water temperatures for a cross-site sampling and chlorination procedures
  • Learn to maintain a good regard for energy and water environmental conservation ensuring that plant is operated efficiently to adequately meet the needs of the users of the School
  • Learn general light metal work fabrication or engineering services to the School as required involving welding, soldering, or brazing
  • Learn to maintain the Boiler Room, Pool Plant Room and all other plant rooms in a clean and tidy condition and maintaining all supplementary equipment in good order and state of readiness for use without notice
  • Ensure all tasks are carried out in accordance with the School’s Health and Safety Policy
  • Be part of a busy Maintenance team and carry out other duties where required 

key tasks & responsibilities:

  • Ensure all jobs are scheduled in correctly to assist with coordinating daily job rotas
  • Assist with all boiler installations, plumbing and property maintenance work
  • Carry out maintenance work as required and unsupervised according to ability
  • Flexible availability to suit weekend and evening work as required 

Other responsibilities:

  • Undertake any other related responsibilities commensurate with the evolving objectives of the post and the evolution of Trinity School, as may reasonably be requested
  • Ensure the effective implementation of and adherence to Trinity School’s Health and Safety policies and procedures

Personal and professional development:

  • Participate in the Trinity School Appraisal process, and agree short, medium- and long-term goals with line manager
  • Share best practice and achievements
  • Contribute to the learning of others across the organisation by sharing knowledge and skills both informally and formally

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Experience in plumbing or building maintenance with a desire to improve on the job

Personal qualities


  • Confidence and ability to communicate clearly, friendly and professionally with a range of clients, including non-native English speakers
  • Ability to work flexibly within a team environment
  • Calm, flexible and enthusiastic approach
  • Commitment to ensuring Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Commitment to equal opportunities in all work practices

Desired qualifications

5 - A* - C GCSEs or equivalent an advantage.

City & Guilds 6189 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing & Heating Level 2 an advantage.

Future prospects

Possibility of full-time employment after successful completion.

About the employer

Great outcomes are delivered through a culture of strong values. By focusing on ethos and character, we nurture extraordinary young people.


Trinity School


Shirley Park



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Croydon College


Lashaunda Malcolm 020 8686 5700

Building Services Engineering Installer Level 2

Apprenticeship standard

Building services engineering installer

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Oct 2021