Site Labourer- September Start

A great opportunity has become available for a young person to work for a large construction company at one of their sites in Lordshill, Southampton. 

Working through The Rainbow Project, you will be offered a 10 month position which will give you the opportunity to experience a career in construction and all it entails. Duties will include-

  • Site tidiness, clearing up areas as directed
  • Maintenance and upkeep of welfare areas
  • Assisting subcontractors as required
  • Assisting Site Manager as required
  • Weekly checks on site as directed

Person Specification

You will have some interest in construction and will be in a position where you are wanting to grab an opportunity with fantastic prospects. In this industry excellent time keeping and attendance is key so if you are not ready to get out of bed and be part of a team then please do not apply! A CSCS card is essential.

In return you will be offered an amazing experience within a popular industry and the potential to pursue further by being offered valuable experience. 

Minimum wage applies according to age- 42.5 hours per week.

The fine print 

Applications are welcome from disadvantaged / vulnerable people aged 18- 24, who may have experienced poor outcomes as a result of living in care, or having mental health issues, learning difficulties or an offending background. In addition you may be homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. You will need to be living in an SO14-SO19 postcode area to apply. If you feel you are suitable for the role, please complete a referral form supplied on www.therainbowproject.co.uk and send to info@therainbowproject.co.uk. 

Closing date for application 06/09/19

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Pre- Apprentice Body Shop Technician

The successful young person will be developing a range of skills and experience in bus repair and body work. Duties will include-

  • Repairing and refurbishing of damaged/ old buses
  • Rubbing down paintwork using specialist tools along with priming in preparation for spraying
  • Fitting foot plates
  • Fitting handrails
  • Lino welding
  • Working with a nominated trades-person to gain the necessary training and experience

40 Hours per work- 12 months- national minimum wage

Must be able to travel to and from Eastleigh on a daily basis (travel warrant maybe issued depending on performance).

Applications are welcome from disadvantaged / vulnerable people aged 16- 24, who may have experienced poor outcomes as a result of living in care, or having mental health issues, learning difficulties or an offending background. In addition you may be homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. You will need to be living in an SO postcode area to apply. If you feel you are suitable for the role, please complete a referral form supplied on www.therainbowproject.co.uk and send to info@therainbowproject.co.uk. 

Closing date - 06/09/19

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Pre-Trade Apprentice- Multi Trade

We have a fantastic 12 month opportunity for a pre-apprenticeship with a great organisation in general housing maintenance. The right person will be spending time with different trades during the 12 months including-

  • Carpentry
  • Plumbing
  • plastering
  • Tiling
  • Gas and Electrical

If the young person is successful they will be offered the option to complete a full apprenticeship in their preferred trade. 

Initially 25 hours per week though this can be increased after the probationary period. National minimum wage according to age.

This organisation is looking for someone who has a practical aptitude and the ability to demonstrate a genuine interest in building maintenance.

Applications are welcome from disadvantaged / vulnerable people aged 16- 24, who may have experienced poor outcomes as a result of living in care, or having mental health issues, learning difficulties or an offending background. In addition you may be homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. You will need to be living in an SO14-SO19 postcode area to apply. If you feel you are suitable for the role, please complete a referral form supplied on www.therainbowproject.co.uk and send to info@therainbowproject.co.uk. 

Closing date 06/09/19

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If you have a young person who is interested in any of the above vacancies or if you are a young person and would like to refer yourself then please download and complete fully one of the forms below and send to info@therainbowproject.co.uk


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Registered office: George Williams house, Cranbury Place, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0LG

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