Apprentice Building Surveyor (Manchester) SAVILLS (UK) LIMITED

The Manchester BPC Team provide all aspects of Contract Admin, Project Management and Professional Building Surveying. Our aim is always the same - to provide the best in class, reliable, proactive and value-enhancing advice. Our clients range across investors, developers and occupiers of real estate in all sectors.

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

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Closing date: 26 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday between 9.00am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    5 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

An opportunity exists for an apprentice to work alongside all members of the team supporting their wide ranging work.

The individual would need to develop an in-depth understanding of the built environment and professional building surveying, in order to assist the team with all aspects of their work and helping them to maintain their market leading position.

The individual should also enjoy and be capable of delivering high quality written reporting.

Day to day work includes:

·        Collating and reviewing information

·        Assisting in preparing reports

·        Helping with the assessment of buildings and advising on all numerous aspects (form of construction, defect analysis, construction projects)

·        Coordinating other professional advisors

·        Assisting in project monitoring instructions

·        Assisting with the preparation of schedules of condition, reinstatement cost assessments and planned maintenance programs

·        Assisting on pitches and presentations and identifying new business opportunities

·        Project progress site inspections

·        Client meetings

A driving licence or learning to drive is imperative.

The training you will be getting

5 year training programme (Level 6 Apprenticeship), which includes a part time undergraduate degree (4 years) and an APC training programme (2 years, enrolled in year 4 of the undergraduate degree) leading to become a Chartered Surveyor with an RICS qualification.


On the job training is provided to ensure all the required knowledge and experience is obtained throughout the apprenticeship to qualify successfully.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • After you complete your apprenticeship you will continue your career with Savills

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Number skills, Word and Excel skills, Written skills, Punctual and reliable, Keen and enthusiastic, Thirst for knowledge, Self-motivation


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Founded in the UK in 1855, Savills is one of the world's leading property agents. Our experience and expertise spans the globe, with 600 offices across the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. Our scale gives us wide-ranging specialist and local knowledge, and we take pride in providing best-in-class advice as we help individuals, businesses and institutions make better property decisions.




12 Booth Street

M2 4AW


Apprenticeship Team

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Training provider


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

Apprenticeship standard

Chartered surveyor (degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

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

Employer's Application Instructions

Applications will close on Wednesday 26th June 2024. The application process will include: an application form, personality profile and face to face Interview.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Jun 2024