Estates Apprentice

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Estates Apprentice

Howard of Effingham School
Leatherhead, Surrey
Contract Type
Full Time
Start Date
As soon as possible
16th December 2022 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
As soon as possible
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Contract Length: 12-18 Months
  • Job ID: 1289270

This role is fixed-term for 12-18 months to cover the duration of the apprenticeship.

Working Pattern: Monday to Friday, 8:00am-4:00pm with a 48 minute unpaid break.

Did you know we can support you and your colleagues to gain the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to work in a site/caretaking role within a school, academy, or trust?

The Property Maintenance Operative, level 2 apprenticeship is a great way to develop whether you are a new or existing member of staff, which is fully funded through the apprenticeship levy. We can also support with the recruitment of a new site/caretaking member of staff though our free apprenticeship recruitment service.

Property Maintenance Operative – Level 2 Apprenticeship

Benefits to your school/college/trust include:

• improved knowledge base of site/caretaking staff

• maximise potential through the apprenticeship levy

• develop the future of site/caretaking staff within your school/trust

• improve diversity

• fill skills gaps in the department

• employees earn while they learn

• increase in staffing retention

• site/caretaking staff feel more valued

• provide headteachers, senior leaders, and employees with maintenance support in and around the school/trust

• provide health and safety updates to senior leaders.

We have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join our Facilities team within The Howard Partnership Trust. Based at the Howard of Effingham School, you will develop your skill set in site maintenance, building services, basic carpentry, painting and decorating skills. Applications are particularly welcomed from aspiring individuals who are keen to pursue a future within Estates.

THPT can offer:

· An opportunity to be part of a dynamic and developing organisation

· Excellent benefit package to include Cycle to Work, Sainsbury’s Loyalty Discount and access to discount schemes

· Fantastic Local Government Pension Scheme, including generous employer contributions

· Rewards and Benefits Scheme that includes Loyalty and Service Awards

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.

The Howard Partnership Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

All applicants must be able to provide evidence of their Right to Work in the UK prior to commencement of employment. As part of our need to comply with UK immigration rules, you will be required to provide Home Office stipulated documentation prior to interview.

Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of this advertisement.


Safeguarding Statement:

Howard of Effingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
Howard of Effingham School

Howard of Effingham School

Part of The Howard Partnership Trust

The Howard Partnership Trust