What will the apprentice be doing?
Apprentice Quantity Surveyors will assist in the following areas:
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
- Prepare estimates, cost plans, undertake interim evaluations, cost reports and value for money reports
- Procurement advice
- Tender document preparation
- Tender reporting
- Contract administration and cost control
- Valuations and final accounts
- Contract and dispute advice
- Employer's Agent / Contract Administrator services
- Attend meetings and undertake site visits
- Prepare agendas, minutes and supporting documents for meetings
You will follow the 'Quantity Surveyor and Project Management' Degree Apprentice Standard. The majority of your tuition will be via the University College of Estate Management, and you'll be expected to study elements of your degree during time at work.
Whilst at work you will be assigned a mentor, who will guide and support you through your day-to-day work activities; they will also support you to attain the knowledge, skills and behaviour that will help you achieve your apprenticeship.What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
We are looking for a long-term relationship with our apprentices and we have a long-term career structure in mind, whereby we see the apprentice developing into senior roles within our business as it grows. With this in mind, successful apprentices will be offered Graduate contracts at the end of the 36 months with fully paid MSc courses and support through the APC process in order to achieve chartership.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working Qualifications
GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade 4 to 9 (A* to C)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4 to 9 (A* to C)) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any Subject (x 3) (Grade C or above) Essential