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Property Maintenance Operative Apprentice Step Academy Trust

Liaising daily with the Head Teacher/Business Manager and site manager on premises issues, liaising the cleaners and the cleansing service of the school. Ensure the security of the school premises. Assist in the maintenance any machinery or plant within the school.

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

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Closing date: 30 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday Shift work available 7:00am- 6:00pm. TBC.

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    09 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

  • To maintain cleanliness and general tidiness of all external areas, and empty litter bins daily.
  • Clean and clear all drains, gullies and ensure effective and healthy operation.
  • Inspect outside fabric of the school and report and/or repair defects as appropriate.
  • Inspect all fences, gates, walls, steps, lights etc, report and/or repair defects as appropriate.
  • Dealing with enquiries from staff, pupils, parents and the public.
  • Visually inspect electrical fittings and report defects as required.  Replace bulbs, fluorescent fittings, shades and domestic fuses as required.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to adhere to working procedures and policies within the school environment.
  • Ability to operate as part of a team or individually as required.
  • D.I.Y. skills to undertake day to day repairs and maintenance of building, including the basic knowledge and operation of the school heating system.

Personal qualities

Willingess to learn.

Desired qualifications

5, A* - C GCSEs or equivalent

Must have math's and English at a level C/4 or equivalant.

Future prospects

Full time employment after completion of apprenticeship. 

About the employer

Our Academies are inclusive, with the highest academic standards; we will take children from all backgrounds and give them the knowledge, skills and confidence to flourish. The happiness, well-being and success of our pupils is at the centre of everything we do. 


Step Academy Trust


Gonville Road

Thornton Heath


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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Croydon College


Lashaunda Malcolm 02086865700

Level 2 Property maintenance operative Apprenticeship standard.

You will recieve on the job training.

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: 30 May 2022