Who are we
Located in Northern Devon, we're the Local Authority for the area of Torridge. We look after our residents and visitors providing a wide range of services. All this in an area of 984 square km with a population of 67,000, it's no easy task but our team of around 270 employees are integral to supporting our local area and working hard to provide the best positive service for our customers.
Responsibilities of the role
Are you interested in a career in property maintenance and/or caretaking? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you! We are looking to recruit an apprentice to assist our Senior Caretaker in providing general building maintenance and an efficient caretaking and cleaning service to all corporate buildings.
Requirements of the role
We are looking for someone with a ‘can do’ attitude, a team player, with good communication skills.
The successful candidate must be motivated to study and complete a Level 2 Property Maintenance Operative Apprenticeship and it is desirable for the candidate to have achieved a Grade C/Level 4 in English and Maths.
Benefits of Working for Us
Our office is located on the banks of the Torridge estuary in Bideford, one of the most breath-taking parts of the South West within walking distance to Bideford Town Centre and close to bus stops along the Quay.
In return, we offer a friendly and supportive working environment that offers training and development opportunities, local government holiday and pension provision.
For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Adrian Blight, Senior Caretaker, on 01237 428794.
To view a job description or to apply, please visit https://careers.torridge.gov.uk to complete an online application form.
Interview Date: 5 July 2022
- OrganisationOther Organisations
- Work LocationNorth DevonDevonTorridge
- Work Postcode
- Occupational GroupApprenticeships/Training Programmes/Work ExperienceManual (Caretaking/Cleaning/Driving/Catering/
- Salary Details
£11,335 per annum (increasing after the first year)
- Job TermFixed
- Appointment TypeFull Time
Fixed term contract for duration of apprenticeship, 37 hours per week (with attendance at training provider)
- Closing Date
- DBS Check Required