Multi-Trade Apprentice

Recruiter
Peabody
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£5200.00 to £9360.00 per year
Posted
08 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Peabody has an exciting opportunity for a Multi-Trade Apprentice to join our team in London. The successful applicant will join us on a full time or part time fixed term basis and will receive a salary of £5,200-£9,360 per annum. Peabody and Family Mosaic have merged, creating a new housing association providing 55,000 homes to 111,000 people across London and the South East. Our combined scale and strong focus on London will uniquely position us to revolutionise housing delivery and redefine best practice - and you will be central to making it happen. Our principles are simple: we believe in helping people and communities to grow, in estates that are springboards - not safety nets. With operations in nearly every London borough and one of the sector's largest community regeneration programmes, we're always keen to meet talented people who support our ambitions. This is an exciting opportunity to gain some valuable work experience as a Multi Trade Operative Apprentice for The Handy Person Service, whilst gaining an NVQ qualification through day release learning. The successful Multi-Trade Apprentice will be working in people's homes, undertaking a wide range of jobs such as Painting and Decorating, Tiling, Gardening, General Maintenance and Carpentry. Main duties of the Multi-Trade Apprentice - Assist Multi Skilled Manager and Operatives to deliver a minor repair and decorating service to vulnerable tenants, schemes and community facilities across London. - Work with a Multi Skilled Operative ensuring the Multi Skilled Manager and relevant staff are informed of any maintenance issues around the building. - To ensure the provision of excellent customer services to all stakeholders in order to maximise customer satisfaction. - To train and acquire valuable skills in designated area. - To participate in training to develop a wide range of skills. - To ensure compliance with all Health & Safety regulations and procedures. - To give and receive feedback on work performance with manager. - To prioritise work and study. Knowledge, experience & skills required by the ideal Multi-Trade Apprentice: Essential - Willingness to learn new skills and be flexible in your approach. - Ability to communicate sensitively with a wide range of people. - Awareness of health and safety and risk related issues. - Good written and verbal communication skills. - Practical DIY skills Desirable Full clean manual driving licence. Please Note: Hours: 35 hours per week including 1 day at college. Qualification: You do not have to have any qualifications for this role. However people who have a degree or a NVQ L4 qualification are not eligible for this vacancy and you must be between the ages of 16 and 24. Salary: This is a two year apprenticeship with the salary rising from £100 per week to £180 after six months upon successful completion of the probation period. Staff will work 3 days a week and one day on their NVQ development (as the NVQ is work based this could be working in the service with a bias toward covering the units required). Closing date & time: 17th October 2017- 5pm If you feel you have the skills and experience needed to become our Multi-Trade Apprentice please click 'Apply' now to be directed to our careers page and complete your application. Please monitor your emails also during this time. Peabody is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. NO AGENCY INTEREST
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