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Apprentice School Premises Assistant Kidgate Primary Academy

To provide high quality effective caretaking services to ensure a secure, safe and hygienic environment for all building users. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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Closing date: 27 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, usually 8.00am - 3.00pm although these may vary occasionally depending on work.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    30 May 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • To ensure outside areas are safe / clean, kept free from litter, debris, leaves and that there is safe access to the building during adverse weather conditions eg. snow
  • Locking and unlocking of buildings at pre-determined times
  • To undertake general portering duties whilst on site to include moving furniture & equipment on site
  • Receive deliveries to the site
  • To support the maintenance of the building by checking and replacing light fittings, undertaking minor repairs (not requiring a contractor) of a range of equipment and buildings e.g. minor painting
  • To assist with cleaning duties as directed
  • Collect and assemble waste for collection

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good organisational skills 

Personal qualities

  • Team member
  • Willing and eager to learn
  • Reliable
  • Self motivated

Desired qualifications

  • Good GCSE (or equivalent) results are desirable

Future prospects

  • Successful completion may lead to full time, permanent employment

Things to consider

  • The role will involve physical work which will include working outdoors in all weathers across the school site and may involve the use of chemicals or working with tools

About the employer

We are an outstanding school who support each other and aim to provide children with confidence, self- awareness and an ability to adapt to the changing world.

Kidgate Primary Academy is committed to identifying, nurturing and harnessing the talents of staff at all levels.


Kidgate Primary Academy




LN11 9BX

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Ixion Holdings (Contracts) Limited


Asma Jabeen 07518904991

Property Maintenance Operative Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Ixion Holdings will provide the Apprenticeship Standard
  • Ixion Holdings will complete functional skills where necessary
  • Ixion Holdings will ensure Health & Safety, and Equality & Diversity

Apprenticeship standard

Property maintenance operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

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