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Apprentice School Facilities Management Assistant in Tonbridge, Kent

Thursday 3 March, 2016

The Facilities Team at this Grammar School for Girls in Tonbridge, Kent forms part of the broader support function within the School. Its purpose is to provide a professional, efficient and cost effective facilities management service, which underpins and supports student learning and wellbeing and seeks to provide a safe environment which is conducive to learning. There is a wide range of duties including; responsible for general security at all times, keep paths and drives clean, oversee the efficient working of heating plant and lighting, assist with Customer Services (including reasonable practical help, e.g. deliveries, moving items, cutting locks, simple fix-its, blocked toilets, etc.) and undertake and manage repairs and maintenance.

An Intermediate Apprenticeship in Facilities Services will provide learners with skills to progress within Facilities service roles. Areas covered include providing a quality and cost effective maintenance and care service for a wide range of commercial and public buildings, property and estate management and environmental protection. There are a wide variety of job roles that are complemented by this type of apprentices. If you have good communication skills, an organised approach, excellent time management, an awareness of health and safety issues and the ability to use your own initiative but also know when to refer to a supervisor then this apprenticeship will help enhance and develop your existing skills.

There is a good possibility for the right person to gain a permanent position with this company on successful completion of the apprenticeship and pursue a career in Facilities/Facilities Management.

For the duration of your apprenticeship you will be placed with a Grammar School in Tonbridge, Kent. This girls school delivers education to 1,200 students aged 11-18 by successfully creating opportunities for their students to achieve high academic results whilst still affording them a platform to extend their personal qualities, talents and interests. The schools ethos values and nurtures individuality not stereotypes. The curriculum engages, enthuses and sparks curiosity. This prepares students for the competitive world by developing intellect and stimulating personal confidence and resilience.

This is an opportunity to gain a recognised qualification and work experience whilst being supported in the workplace by the staff at the school and a training Assessor.

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Apprenticeship Opportunity: Apprentice School Facilities Management Assistant
Location: Tonbridge, Kent