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Hire or Upskill with Profound Property Qualifications Upskill your staff or hire a property apprentice

Could you benefit from hiring a Property Apprentice

Upskill staff with Property Qualifications

Here at Profound Services, we work with Estate Agencies and Letting agencies to upskill their workforce with our specialist Property Services Apprenticeships:

Residential Property Letting and Management

Sale of Residential Property

More and more estate agencies are looking for strategies to strengthen their business. Our qualifications are perfect for organisations who want to ensure that their staff are maintaining the highest standards within the industry, putting your agency on the cutting edge of the sector.

When a member of staff achieves a Level 2 Certificate, your business will have the opportunity to work towards gaining Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) membership. When a member of staff achieves a Level 3 Diploma, your business will have the opportunity to work towards gaining National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) membership.

Benefits to employers

  • Offer employers a high quality, nationally recognised qualification
  • Attract new talent with fresh ideas into your business
  • Build a competent and skilled future workforce
  • Make business more productive, efficient and profitable
  • Reduce staff turnover, by increasing employee satisfaction and loyalty

For more information on our qualifications, fill out the form to your right or call Profound Services on 0191 587 4570. Our Business Development Team will work with you to create a bespoke training programme adapted to your company’s requirements.

Hiring a Property Apprentice?

Research conducted into challenges faced by the property sector has highlighted several issues which can be solved through investing time and money in recruitment and training.

Recruit and retain skilled staff

Several property sector employers indicated that recruiting and retaining skilled staff is a challenge in the sector. In addition, some respondents stated that the availability and cost of training was a problem.

Improve performance and increase market share

Expanding the business through increasing the property portfolio and attracting new clients, while dealing with competition from other business were also identified as challenges in the property sector.

Keep it legal

Ensuring that employees are up to date with changes in property legislation such as energy performance and the deposit scheme were identified as a challenge.

Everything you need to know about employing an apprentice

  • You must pay apprentices at least the minimum wage - £3.30 per hour
  • Apprentices usually work for at least 30 hours per week
  • Level 2 apprenticeships last 12 month and Level 3 Apprenticeships last 18 month
  • You may be entitled to the AGE Grant and get £1,500 per apprentice

Apprenticeship Grant for Employers

You may get a £1,500 apprenticeship grant if:

  • you have less than 50 employees
  • your apprentice is aged 16 to 24

You can claim support for up to 5 apprentices.

For more information on grants and funding, contact Profound Services on 0191 587 4570. Our Business Development Team will work with you to find a cost effective.

About Profound Services

Profound Services is the North East’s leading apprenticeship training agency specialising in Estate Agent and Property Services Apprenticeships. You can work with us if you want to employ an apprentice without the responsibility of running an apprenticeship scheme in-house.

As an apprenticeship training agency, we’ll supervise the apprentice’s learning, including their training and assessment, while they are employer by you.

We are an Ofted graded ‘Good’ apprenticeship training provider and have been praised for our commitment to learning.

Our Training Assessors are dedicated in providing the best experience for you and your apprentice. Unlike other training providers, our TAs will visit you on site and have face-to-face meetings to make sure you’re getting the most out of the apprenticeship programme and that your apprentice is fulfilling their potential in the workplace.

Contact our Business Development team on 0191 587 4570 to find out more about hiring a Property Apprentice.

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