As Facilities Apprentice you will provide services such as security, supporting hard FM functions (maintenance and engineering), & soft FM (cleaning, front-of-house logistics and portering). You will liaise with other departments (e.g. Finance), and collaborate with technical experts and other facilities roles such as cleaners, catering and admin.
Closing date: 15 Dec 2023
Total hours per week: 36.0
Possible start date
05 Feb 2024
17 Nov 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
The Facilities apprentice is responsible for:
- Maintaining a clean, safe and secure school premises, which includes buildings and grounds
- Carrying out cleaning, handyperson activities, routine maintenance and refurbishment, porterage, and minor repairs
- Promoting health and safety around the school
The training you will be getting
The Apprentice Training Program will be delivered through a structured training programme including on and off the job training in addition to tuition supported by the Institute of Workplace Facilities Management (“IWFM”).
Upon successful completion, the apprentice will attain a Level 2 Certificate in Facilities Services Principles.
English and maths qualifications form a mandatory part of all apprenticeships and must be completed before an apprentice can pass through gateway.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Opportunity to have a permanent position in the Premises team at Orleans Park School.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9 or A*-C) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
STRAIGHT A TRAINING LIMITED
Adjustments for experience
You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Facilities services operative
Level 2 (GCSE)
If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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