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Level 2 Property Maintenance - PMO Apprenticeship MEARS GROUP PLC

To work under the direction, guidance and supervision of an experienced mentor to support the delivery of excellent refurbishment, repairs and maintenance service whilst working to achieve the skills and qualifications to become a Maintenance Operative. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 24 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - 8am to 6pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

Under the guidance of the mentor work to given specifications Repairing or renewing

  • Wood products
  • Plumbing
  • Wall and floor tiling
  • Decoration
  • Brickwork
  • Plastering
  • Undertake the work activities as instructed, ensuring satisfactory completion within agreed times and quality
  • Understanding the use of PDAs (Personal Digital Assistance)
  • Be fully committed to Equal Opportunities and be able to demonstrate this at all time
  • Be willing to listen, observe and participate in a range of tasks to ensure that progress is made right from the start
  • Achieve clear and specific outcomes which contribute directly to the successful achievement of the apprenticeship framework
  • Seek out challenges or new responsibilities showing flexibility when priorities change
  • When working towards goals show initiative, commitment and perseverance
  • Organise time and resources, prioritising actions which takes into account work related demands
  • Propose practical ways forward, breaking these down into manageable step
  • Respond positively to change, seeking advice and support when required
  • Discuss issues of concern, seeking resolution where needed
  • To perform all duties in accordance with the company’s Policies and Procedures
  • To act in the best interests of Mears
  • Be observant and be confident to report any suspicious behaviour seen whilst working
  • To maintain high standards of attendance, punctuality and personal appearance
  • Co-operate with the other operatives on site and work as a team member
  • To assist the branch to meet its Red Thread commitment to deliver to the highest standard and create the environment to allow individuals to succeed
  • Co-operating with the employer or any other person in order to ensure that statutory requirements concerning Health and Safety are met
  • Not to recklessly or intentionally interfere with or misuse anything provided in the interests of Health and Safety
  • To assist with regular Health and Safety inspections in their own workplace
  • Ensure the safe handling and storage of all plant and equipment including regular checks to ensure that equipment is being maintained
  • Take personal responsibility for Health and Safety. Ensure that you and others are working safely and do not put any person at risk
  • Report all accidents, incidents and near misses

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have Functional Skills English and maths or Key Skills Application of number and communication
  • The ability to learn and develop a thorough knowledge of the skills, technology and safety procedures required to carry out the full range of tasks contained within the job description
  • The ability to communicate well with others, happy to share information and advice when working
  • The ability to understand and interpret work instructions
  • Friendly approach to a diverse range of people
  • The ability to establish and maintain good customer/client relationships

Personal qualities

  • The ability to work under supervision as part of a team
  • The ability to communicate and produce information in a written form, including completion of work documentation as required

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE Grades A*-D or 9-3 in English and maths or equivalent qualifications in these subjects

Future prospects


About the employer

We provide and manage 17,000 homes for local and central Government and are also responsible for keeping 750,000 social housing homes in the UK in good repair.

Mears has 6,500 employees and a footprint across the country.




Melbourne Grove


SE22 8PL

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bromley College of Further & Higher Education


Hima BIndu Challa +447494154392


On programme Training:

  • Level 2 Property Maintenance Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 1 and/or 2 Functional Skills in maths and English
  • Institute of Apprenticeship Certificate

End-Point Assessment:

  • Synoptic practical assessment
  • Synoptic knowledge assessment
  • Interview

Apprenticeship standard

Property maintenance operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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