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Apprentice School Caretaker Hampshire County Council

Emsworth Primary School is looking for an enthusiastic, friendly, self-motivated person to join our team. Working alongside our Site Manager you will undertake a Facilities Service Operative apprenticeship level 2 programme

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

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Closing date: 16 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Salary range: £20,812 - £21,133

  • Working week

    Working patterns would ideally be: Monday - Wednesday 10.15am - 6.15pm, Thursday 7.30am - 3.30pm, Friday 7.30am - 3.00pm. There may be occasional weekend working for school events.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Help manage the whole site, grounds and buildings to the highest standard possible, including regular lets
  • Be a key holder for the school, responsible for access to, and security of, the school site including emergency and out-of-hours call outs
  • Arrange and supervise contractors on site.
  • Carry out daily cleaning duties alongside our current cleaners
  • Undertake a range of repairs, maintenance and decoration

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 Facilities Services Principles. Training is through Qube Learning on a day release model. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Once completed, you could progress onto a higher level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-4/A*-C) Desired

About the employer

EPS is an inclusive school community, situated within the heart of Emsworth. We passionately believe that all children have the right to attend a good, nurturing school that recognises the child as an individual and strives for the best for them. Our vision, 'Enjoy, Persevere, Succeed' was created by our children and is central to all we do.


Hampshire County Council


Emsworth Primary School

Victoria Road


PO10 7LX


01243 375 750

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Facilities services operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 16 Feb 2023