What will the apprentice be doing?
This apprenticeship is based on the HNC Construction in the Built Environment. You will cover all aspects of construction from the foundations to the roof and everything external and internal inbetween. It is a supervision role on site and the apprentice will be expected to take on responsibility as they progress.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
This apprenticeship is a new Standard Qualification titled "Construction Site Supervisor" at Level 4 which is equivalent to an HNC.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Typically you would advance onto a 3 year program of training to gain a level 5 & 6 qualification in a Construction subject. Level 6 being a degree.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Initiative
GCSE or equivalent Maths, English and three other subjects (Grade All at Grade C or 4 and above.) Essential
Things to consider
This is a responsible and fast paced environment so applicants must be willing to learn and make decisions with guidance and have some confidence in their own abilities and not be afraid to ask questions. Team player and ability to work on your own are vital requirements.