What you will do in your working day
This bespoke role includes rotations throughout Pre-Construction, Production, Surveying and Technical disciplines. Each placement tends to last 12 weeks; however, depending on the candidate, there is opportunity to extend a rotation beyond this period. As is there opportunity to deviate from the core disciplines for short episodes.
The role of the apprentice is diverse within the first year at the business and is designed to gain maximum exposure of the industry, learning from varied build contracts at different stages of completion.
The training you will be getting
Construction Site Supervision Level 4 apprenticeship.
The following qualification will be gained:
A Level 4 qualification in Construction and Built Environment that meets the knowledge requirements of the standard and is approved by the industry's recognised professional bodies meeting the educational requirements for technician status or the equivalent level of membership.
Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the end-point assessment.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Progressing to the level 6 Construction Management Apprenticeship or the Quantity Surveying L6 Apprenticeship on completion to achieve the full degree apprenticeship. There is opportunity to achieve RICS or CIOB status.
On completion of the four rotations, you will progress into your chosen department and have the opportunity to develop your career in that discipline.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience
GCSE or equivalent 5 GCSE's including Maths and English (Grade 4-9) Desired
A Level or equivalent Any (Grade A Level DD) Essential
Other Level 3 Apprenticeship in related subject (Grade Pass) Desired