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This role involves day to day support of the maintenance of the building, grounds and undertaking janitorial tasks relating to the caretaking of the School. This is a physical role, so the candidate must be able to fulfil all aspects of the job.

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

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Closing date: 21 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    4 out of 5 days, Mon – Fri 7:30am – 4pm

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A normal day would include:

  • To undertake and maintain the cleanliness and physical appearance/environment of the designated cleaning area – inside and out following specialist training, where applicable
  • Portering duties within and outside the building location making arrangements where necessary for the movement of heavy furniture within the School
  • To carry out various maintenance and repairs in the school e.g. redecorating and fixing, gardening and to be responsible for the implementation of a preventative planned maintenance programme in conjunction with the Site Manager
  • To assist the Site Manager with specific projects, ensuring school buildings are safe and fit for purpose, including using any specialist skills e.g. joinery, carpentry, building, plumbing to limit where possible the use of outside contractors

What you could go on to do:
Facilities Manager, Assistant Facilities Manager, Caretaker Level 3

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there 
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Computer literate

Personal qualities

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Team player

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths and English A-C/9-4

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

About the employer

An independent primary school and day nursery for children aged 6 months – 11 years. Preparing children for entry to the best independent senior schools in the North West of England. Friendly, community-based and academically high achieving school located in Cheadle Hulme close to the town centre and railway station.





Heathbank Road



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Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 qualification in Property Maintenance

Apprenticeship standard

Property maintenance operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Jan 2022