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We are looking for people who demonstrate our values of respect, reliability and enthusiasm in everything they do.

Does this sound like you? Then we want to hear from you.

You can find our vacancies below and each one includes the full job description, an online application form and guidance to help fill it in.

If your application is successfully shortlisted, you will be contacted by our recruitment team to invite you to attend an interview. The interview process usually consists of formal interview questions and in some instances a short test, this is dependent on each role and will be explained in your invitation.

Unfortunately we do not accept CV’s. If you have any further queries relating to the recruitment process please contact recruitment@yorkshirehousing.co.uk.

Work opportunities for customers

At Yorkshire Housing we are committed to improving opportunities for our customers. We offer our customers help looking for their first job, getting back into work or finding a better job.

Vacancies

We will be accepting applications for our 2019 apprenticeship vacancies from the 18th of March until 29th of April. Click on the links below to find out more about the roles.

Business administration apprentice

Do you have a keen eye for detail and a passion for delivering excellent customer service? We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and eager-to-learn individual who wants to kick-start their career with a business administration apprenticeship. 

Find out more about the business admin apprentice role and complete the application.

Apprentice electrician

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and eager-to-learn individual who wants to kick-start their career with an Electrical apprenticeship.

Find out more about the electrician apprentice role and complete the application.

HR administration apprentice

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and eager-to-learn individual  who wants to kick-start their career with a Business Administration apprenticeship.

Find out more about the HR admin apprentice role and complete the application.

Multi-trade operative apprentice

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and eager-to-learn individual, who wants to kick start their career with a property maintenance apprenticeship.

Find out more about the multi skilled operative apprentice role and complete the application.

Data analyst apprentice

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and eager-to-learn individual who wants to kick-start their career as a data analyst.

Find out more about the data analyst apprentice role and complete the application.

Gas and Plumbing

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and eager-to-learn individual who wants to kick-start their career with a Gas and Plumbing apprenticeship.

Find out more about the gas and plumbing apprentice role and complete the application.







 

The 2019 deadline for apprenticeship vacancies is 29 April so don’t delay!

Frequently Asked Questions

 

What apprentice roles do you have?

Yorkshire Housing offers a variety of apprenticeships in roles across the business each year. These include construction-based roles in our Building Services, Gas & Plumbing and Electrical teams and office based roles in Finance, ICT and Business Administration. Scroll up to see the roles we currently have available.

How do I apply?

We are open for apprentice applications between 18 March and 29 April. Vacancies are advertised here, you will be required to complete an application form which you will find with application guidance on each job vacancy. Interviews will be between May and June for successful candidates to start in August.

What is it like being an apprentice?

Our apprentices are proud to work for us! Working at Yorkshire Housing gives you the opportunity to make a real difference in people’s lives and our apprentices are at the forefront of this. Take a look at our apprenticeships page where you can see what our apprentices have to say about working at Yorkshire Housing and their experiences of being an apprentice.

What is the starting salary?

Salaries range depending on the role but all are at least £4 per hour in their first year which exceeds the national minimum wage. Salaries increase yearly during your apprenticeship, dependent on the apprenticeship you do.

What training do I get?

Alongside continual learning ‘on the job’ you will receive dedicated training through the colleges and training providers who deliver your qualification. We will also support your development at work through regular support and internal training programmes.

Where will I be working?

Yorkshire Housing has offices across the region. Our head office is based in central Leeds, but your base location would be dependent on each role. You can find this information detailed in each vacancy.

What happens after my apprenticeship?

Full time positions are offered on a business need basis and consideration of your performance during your apprenticeship. The future career success of our apprentices is very important to us. Our goal is to grow talent from within the business, and with 70% of our apprentices having secured full time positions, we think we’re doing pretty well!

Are there any entry requirements?

This is dependent on the role you apply for, you can find out more information on specific entry requirements in the job description for the role. Scroll up to see our current roles.

If you are a Yorkshire Housing customer who may not have the necessary GCSE grades, skills or experience for an apprenticeship, our Community Investment team have dedicated advisors who can support you into employment or a traineeship. Find out more about how the team can help you.