Property Maintenance Operative Level 2 Apprentice THE TRADE COLLECTIVE LTD.

We are specialists in outdoor projects, offering a professional service and a dedication to deliver excellence. Our team is friendly, hard-working, and enthusiastic to take on new challenges. We are looking to take on an apprentice who we can invest in and teach a wide range of skills. If you are eager to learn this could be for you.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    based on £6.40 an hour

  • Working week

    7.30am - 4.00pm on site hours. Monday - Friday.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000236345

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

You will be working with the team on the construction of:

  • Pools and Spas- Our expertise lies in building swimming pools that not only exude elegance but also stand the test of time. We understand the importance of efficiency, which is why we incorporate economical heating and filtration systems into our pool designs. From conception to completion, we provide an all-inclusive service, taking care of every step involved in the process.
  • Lighting- Specializing in outdoor lighting and lighting controls, we also offer comprehensive electrical works for both indoor and outdoor projects, ensuring that we can meet all of your electrical needs.
  • Landscaping- Comprehensive landscaping services for both domestic and commercial projects. This can include garden design, hard and soft landscaping, site clearance, machine driving, or groundworks.
  • Outbuildings- This can include annexes, pool houses, outbuildings, garden offices, and garage conversions.

Tasks will include (but not limited to):

  • Carpentry
  • Brickwork
  • Roofing
  • Plastering
  • Electrical work
  • Claddin
  • Groundwork
  • Machinery driving (18+ only)
  • Plumbing
  • Hard & soft landscaping

The training you will be getting

  • Property Maintenance Level 2 qualification- You will learn about supporting the general maintenance of the property, to ensure it is in a safe and high quality condition. Course content includes maintenance of plumbing, plant, safety systems, equipment, water hygiene and carrying out general repairs.
  • You will learn on the job and by attending taught sessions at New College Swindon.
  • If you haven't achieved a grade 2/E or Functional skills Level 1 in English or Maths you will need to undertake this alongside your apprenticeship and pass to complete the apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Potential for full time employment upon successful completion of the course and the opportunity to grow and progress within the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 2/E and above) Essential

Things to consider

Travel to site will be required. Lifts can be provided from an agreed pick-up point, but they will need to be able to make their way there to be collected. Company pension Two days out for team social events each year Indoor and outdoor working A hard-working attitude with a keenness to learn. Desire to become a strong independent young professional that can become part of the team Interview process- 1st interview then shortlisted candidates would do a paid trial as second interview

About the employer

We are the trade collective, specialists in outdoor projects, offering a professional service and a dedication to deliver excellence. Our team is friendly, hard-working, and enthusiastic to take on new challenges. At the Trade Collective, we take immense pride in offering our bespoke swimming pool construction service. Our expertise lies in building swimming pools that not only exude elegance but also stand the test of time. Our lighting design and installation service is second to none. As an approved contractor with the NICEIC, you can have complete confidence in the quality and safety of our installations. Specializing in outdoor lighting and lighting controls, we have a wealth of expertise to bring your outdoor spaces to life. We offer comprehensive landscaping services for both domestic and commercial projects. Our team of skilled professionals is dedicated to transforming outdoor spaces into stunning havens of natural beauty. We take pride in our exceptional service to build annexes, pool houses, outbuildings, garden offices, and garage conversions. Our team of skilled professionals is dedicated to providing top-quality construction, tailored to meet our clients' specific needs and preferences.

Employer

THE TRADE COLLECTIVE LTD.

Address

1 UNION STREET

SWINDON

SN1 3LD

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Training

Training provider

NEW COLLEGE SWINDON

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:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Kirsty

Kirsty.Bain@newcollege.ac.uk

07564576155

Apprenticeship standard

Property maintenance operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

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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