Quantity Surveyor Degree Apprenticeship

MORGAN SINDALL PROPERTY SERVICES LIMITED

Leeds, LS10 1BL

Closes in 3 days (Friday 26 July)

Posted on 9 July 2024


Summary

Offering the opportunity to gain a full honours degree, whilst also developing valuable industry-specific work experience and earning a wage. You'll have the opportunity to gain a professional Chartered status too, through the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Annual wage
£23,400 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Construction quantity surveyor (degree) (level 6)
Hours
Monday to Friday 08:30 - 17:00 with one hour for meal break (unpaid)

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September

Duration

5 Years

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

Construction Quantity Surveyor (degree) - Level 6. 

The course is taught one day a week during term time, typically running from 9am until 7:30pm. The course is organised into structured modules and is delivered through lectures, tutorials, workshops, seminar groups, site visits, laboratory sessions, and individual and group projects.

The duration of your Degree Apprenticeship is based on a typical 30-hour working week, with 20% of this time being used for off-the-job training.

Where you’ll work

Unit 1 Hunslet Trading Estate

Severn Way

Leeds

LS10 1BL

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

Your training course

Construction quantity surveyor (degree) (level 6)

Equal to degree

Course contents
  • Be able to apply and evaluate the principles for the avoidance of conflict and dispute resolution such as adjudication and arbitration between project stakeholders
  • Be able to identify and manage risks of health, safety and welfare in line with legislation, hazards and safe systems of work
  • Analyse costs and benefits of sustainability initiatives on a project
  • Be able to advise on the legal aspects of a project and the most suitable form of contract to be used to ensure fairness and efficiency
  • Be able to advise on the most suitable construction solutions that maximise value for clients and enhance the cost effectiveness of the project within the budget constraints
  • Be able to advise on the appropriateness of various procurement routes and manage and report on the tendering and negotiation processes to select specialist contractors
  • Advise on appropriate methods of measurement of completed works and issue documentation required for payment to specialist contractors and income from client
  • Advise construction team and the client on strategies to control predicted expenditure in line with the budget
  • Carry out risk assessments and implement strategies to mitigate risk
  • Monitor, report and advise construction team on project cashflows and profitability. Evaluate and advise on financial implications of decisions during the construction phase
  • Assess, interpret and report on progress and assist in the control of programmes during the construction phase
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Maths and English (grade 4-9)
    • Any Subject (grade BBB)
    • Any Subject (grade DDM)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Problem solving skills
    • Administrative skills
    • Number skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Logical

    About this company

    Morgan Sindall Property Services provide integrated asset management for housing associations and local authorities, focusing on improving the living conditions of residents and leaving a lasting legacy in the communities we serve. Our services include, responsive repairs, void refurbishments, compliancy services and planned maintenance works.

    Disability Confident

    Disability Confident

    A fair proportion of interviews for this apprenticeship will be offered to applicants with a disability or long-term health condition. This includes non-visible disabilities and conditions.

    You can choose to be considered for an interview under the Disability Confident scheme. You’ll need to meet the essential requirements to be considered for an interview.

    After this apprenticeship

    Upon completion, the apprentice will be awarded a Level 6 Degree in Quantity Surveying and will progress to a permenant role as a qualified Quantity Surveyor. 

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    MORGAN SINDALL PROPERTY SERVICES LIMITED

    Lois Murgatroyd

    recruitmentmsps@morgansindall.com

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000263484.

    Apply now

    Closes in 3 days (Friday 26 July)

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