Apprentice Greenkeeper South Beds Golf Club

An Apprentice Greenkeeper is required to be trained to all aspects of golf course maintenance to level 2 NVQ. You will take a responsible approach to Health & Safety and work within a team to provide a high quality golf course.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 22 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 37.5 Hours Per Week

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    12 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Care and maintenance of trees on site to include low level pruning, clearance and replanting.
  • Maintain the gardens as instructed, including the flower beds, hanging baskets, tubs and pots, summer and winter bedding plants, wildlife area and mow and strim grass areas.
  • Knowledge of and adherence with all Health & Safety Regulations
  • Attend and participate in regular departmental meetings and sharing ideas.
  • Any other reasonable duties as may be required from time to time.
  • To work a 40 hr week which will include weekends (one morning Saturday or Sunday every other weekend).

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Ability to learn new skills and show a good work ethic.

Personal qualities

Be Physically fit, have good communication skills and work well within a team.

Qualifications required

GCSE';s (or equivalent) A*-D

Future prospects

For the right applicant, upon successful completion of the Intermediate apprenticeship, you may be offered the opportunity to progress.

About the employer

South Beds Golf Club comprises of two courses The 18 hole Galley hill course and The 9 hole Warden Hill course.


South Beds Golf Club


Warden Hill Rd

Warden Hill Rd, Luton


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Training provider

Intermediate Horticulture apprenticeship

Employee rights and responsibilities

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Oaklands College


Abigail Harrison

Other information

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is �3.40 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

Employer's Application Instructions

Apply via GetMyFirstJob - applications come through to the provider, are prescreened by a telephone interview.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Oct 2017