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Modern Apprentice – Administration Level 3 – East Renfrewshire Council

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East Renfrewshire Council are currently  recruiting for a Modern Apprentice –  Administration Level 3

(Temporary for 18 months).

Location:  Barrhead Council Office, 211 Main Street, Barrhead, G78 1SY

Department:  Housing Services

Ref No: ERN02195

Salary: £177.45 per week

Closing date:  16th June, 2019

Please visit  https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/categories/modern-apprenticeship-trainee to apply online.

For any more information see Mr Toal

Civil Engineering Apprentice

Please see Mr Toal for more information

JOB TITLE: Civil Engineering Apprentice

REPORTS TO: TBA

LOCATION: Central Scotland

DIVISION: Morrison Construction Central

The GT Company/Division:

We are one of the UK’s leading housebuilding and construction groups, trading in Scotland as Morrison Construction. For 100
years, Galliford Try has helped to shape the world around us. Today we are at the forefront of the construction industry with
approximately 4,700 employees working on a huge range of housebuilding and construction projects. As a FTSE 250 listed UK
business, our focus is on delivering first class business solutions and building long-term relationships with our customers,
employees, supply chain and communities we work in. Our involvement in some of the UK’s most high profile and innovative
projects ensures our employees benefit from unrivalled opportunities and career progression.

The Construction Division:

Galliford Try is a leading construction company, carrying out building and infrastructure works across the UK through the
extensive knowledge and expertise of several regional offices. This approach enables us to deliver schemes of national
distinction, with a local approach across a wide range of markets. Our spread of work for both public and private sector clients is
well balanced and widespread and we are renowned for our ability to provide sustainable, whole-life solutions. Our Building
division is represented in sectors including commercial, health, education and defence while our Infrastructure division has
clients in sectors such as highways, water, flood defence and renewable energy.

The Housebuilding Division:

Linden Homes is the award winning housebuilding division of Galliford Try. Linden are industry experts in delivering distinctive
and diverse new homes in prime locations. We strive to create sustainable new developments that inspire modern living and set
new benchmarks in design. Our use of industry renowned architects means we create homes that are built to compliment their
surroundings. Linden is arranged in 10 regional offices covering most of England.

The Partnerships Division:

Galliford Try Partnerships represents a fusion of contracting, housing and mixed-use regeneration expertise. We undertake
design and build contracting, mixed tenure and speculative development, estate regeneration and property support services
nationwide. We work in collaborative long-term arrangements with Registered Providers, Local Authorities and other
stakeholders to build high quality housing and sustainable communities. Over the next five years, we are targeting considerable growth utilising our expertise in forging innovative partnerships with both the public and private sectors.

Purpose of the role:

Provide effective and efficient support to the Morrison Construction Central Business Unit

Key Accountabilities:

  • Plan weekly activity with the Site Manager
  • Co-ordinate the activities of particular sub-contractors/trades to ensure work is carried out efficiently
  • Monitor the quality of work carried out and address any issues as directed
  • Ensure health, safety and environmental legislation and company procedures are followed onsite at all times
  • Keep up to date and complete site records in line with company and legislative requirements as directed
  • Communicate with clients and third parties in Morrison
  • Constructions best interests at all times
  • Set role model and ensure high standards of personal conduct on site at all times
  • Identify potential issues with successful project delivery. Discuss with line manager and agree solutions
  • Assume responsibility for the use of and security of all surveying equipment

Person Specification:

Competency Requirements

  • Applicants must be computer literate, especially in MS
    Word, and it would be desirable to have a working
    knowledge of MS Excel, Asta Teamplan or Power Project

Technical / Professional Expertise and Qualifications Required

  • * 3 passes at Higher level minimum B and to include Maths
    and a science

Summary

Ideal role for someone looking to pursue a career within the construction industry

 

Work EastRen Summer Recruitment Jobs Fair

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Work EastRen are holding their Summer Recruitment Jobs Fair on Wednesday 29th May at the Barrhead Foundry from 3pm to 6pm.

Our Jobs Fair will feature employers with full time, part time and seasonal jobs.

Employers attending on the day will include:

  • Adcal Dental Lab
  • Enable Scotland
  • JD Sports (Braehead and Silverburn)
  • MACS – Mearns Afterschool Care
  • Tailor Maid Home Care
  • Teleperformance
  • Tinies Child Care
  • Uplawmoor Hotel
  • Viridor

 

Healthcare Support Worker (Nursing Assistant/Auxiliary Nurse) with the NHS

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde is working in partnership with the Prince’s Trust to deliver a 6 week pre employment training programme suitable for anyone aged between 16 and 30 who is currently not in employment or education/returning to education  who wants to begin a career as a Healthcare Support Worker (Nursing Assistant/Auxiliary Nurse) with the NHS.

Following a period of classroom training delivered by NHS professionals you will undertake a 3 week work placement as a Healthcare Support Worker placed on Hospital Wards in either Inverclyde Royal Hospital in Greenock or the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley.

Please note this is not a work experience programme – all those who successfully complete the training and work placement are guaranteed an interview for a job as a Healthcare Support Worker therefore only candidates who are interested in employment as a Healthcare Support Worker (Nursing Assistant/Auxiliary Nurse) need apply.

For more details and to register your interest please contact the Prince’s Trust via the preferred method of choice

Phone   0800 842 842

Text the words CALL ME to 07983 385418

Send an email to https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/get-in-touch

Lawscot Foundation – mentoring/bursary opportunity

Do you have an offer to study law (known as the LLB) at a Scottish university?

Is your parental/ guardian total annual income under £34,000 and/ or do your circumstances mean you would be unable to attend university due to your financial situation? (This can include receiving EMA, free school meals, being in care or being a young carer).

Lawscot Foundation applications for funding are now open. We have just over a week until applications close on the 24th of May. We aim to support at least eight students in 2019 by providing them with a bursary package of £2,500 per year during their studies, and a solicitor mentor to assist with careers advice.

The application form and further information can be found at www.lawscotfoundation.org.uk/apply

If you require more information, see Mr Toal