The Priory Academy Lsst

Level 2 Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative - Intermediate (Level 2)

The Priory Academy Lsst (Employer)

The Priory Federation of Academies (Training Provider)

Annual wage £9,254.44
37.0 hours per week 37 hours per week, 52 working weeks per year. The Academy day is between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm. A flexible approach to working is expected as some tasks may be required to be carried out in the evenings and during holiday periods.
15 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Property maintenance operative (apprenticeship standard)
2 positions available
19 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are seeking to appoint a Level 2 Apprentice Property Maintenance Operative to join our team at the academy to assist in the day-to-day maintenance of a large academy site. To provide an on-site service to support the teaching and support staff by carrying out a range of tasks and be responsible for his/her own work as part of the Site Team.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To assist with carrying out permanent and/or temporary repairs (electrical, mechanical and structural) to buildings and equipment and the general maintenance, security and cleaning of the Academy premises and grounds.
  • To have responsibility as key holder and work as part of the Site team on a rota basis.
  • To assist with the non-routine use of buildings e.g setting up rooms for meetings, conferences and times where adapted classroom environments would be required (SATs). Cleaning of rooms afterwards.
  • To assist with the security of the Academy; unlocking and securing on a rota basis.
  • To assist with carrying out weekly fire tests and emergency lighting tests and maintain all mandatory records in relation to fire testing, service and repair, health and safety and other associated record keeping.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA) to achieve Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative qualification
    Property Maintenance workshops located in Lincoln
  • Please note, the apprenticeship training will take place during the School Holidays.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

All our support staff benefit from annual appraisals, access to CPD opportunities, our Trust Employee Benefits Programme and excellent support from our HR team.

Reality Check

The post holder may be required to fit in to a shift system which will include being on the on-call register. The post contains a large proportion of manual handling such as the lifting and moving of furniture. A full clean driving license is desirable.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
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