Amey Apprenticeship Programme
Our Amey Apprenticeship Programme provides all of the skills, experience and support required to kick start your career, or to branch out in a new direction! From the beginning of your programme you’ll have full exposure to all elements of your chosen role, giving you the best opportunity to learn from experience. Whilst working, you’ll undertake a nationally recognised qualification; providing the theoretical background to your work. At Amey we strongly support the development of our people; we therefore offer you a permanent contract from day one.
We currently provide total facilities management to Ministry of Justice Custodial Estates across the UK. Drawing on our expertise we provide a tailored, responsive and resilient service which supports the MOJ in maintaining safe, secure and enhanced estates. In this Apprenticeship position you will be a pivotal member of the team maintaining the estate at Her Majesty’s Full Sutton Prison in Yorkshire.
What will this role involve?
As a Painter/Decorator Apprentice you will be responsible for keeping our estate looking good on the inside! Working in a team you will be responsible for preparing the building for paintings works and carrying them out. Whilst working you will also undertake your NVQ Level 2 in Painting & Decorating.
What are we looking for?
We treat people as individuals. We want a range of abilities, from practicality and problem solving to precision and creativity. That goes for diversity too. We want a workforce as diverse as the communities we serve and value the experience that you bring to our business.
You’ll also have:
- GCSEs (or equivalent) Grades A*C
- Commitment to studying towards your NVQ Level 2
- Excellent teamwork skills
- A willingness to learn and keen to progress
- Ability to juggle multiple tasks
Due to the high security environment all applicants must be over the age of 18, with a sensible attitude and a basic understanding of health and safety. The successful applicant will need to undertake a CTC (Counter Terrorism Check) and an Enhanced Police Check.
We place great value on all our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we offer a competitive Apprenticeship Programme. We’ll give you first class mentoring and guidance, from the industry experts you’ll be working closely with. Your starting salary will be competitive to the National Apprenticeship Minimum Wage, and you may be eligible to receive performance related pay increases whilst on the programme. If all of this wasn’t enough, if eligible, you’ll have the opportunity to complete your Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award. We as a business will support you every step of the way; we even have a dedicated HR Manager to guide you through and mentor your progress!
Amey is an equal opportunities employer.