Greenkeeper Apprentice The Wilmslow Golf Club

• General course and grounds maintenance, • Machinery maintenance, • Adhere to compound lock up procedure, • At all times, working within the club’s health and safety policies and procedures, • Selecting and using tools and equipment consistent with risk assessments, • Selecting and wearing appropriate footwear and clothing,

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Closing date: 29 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £160.00

  • Working week

    6.30-14.30

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001319296

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • General course and grounds maintenance.
  • Machinery maintenance.
  • Adhere to compound lock up procedure.
  • At all times, working within the club’s health and safety policies and procedures.
  • Selecting and using tools and equipment consistent with risk assessments.
  • Selecting and wearing appropriate footwear and clothing.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with managers and colleagues and golfers.
  • Any other duties as required to achieve the expected standard.
  • Assisting with the maintenance of the golf course.
  • Involved in all aspects of golf course set, bunker preparation, mowing techniques, drainage & irrigation, hedge cutting.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Attention to detail.
  • The ability to interpret plans and drawings.
  • Practical skills.

Personal qualities

  • Punctual.
  • Polite and friendly.
  • Hardworking.
  • Outgoing.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Enthusiastic.
  • Strong communication skills so you can have effective conversations with customers and build professional rapport with anyone.

Qualifications required

  • GCSE or equivalent grades A to D's.

Future prospects

First Assistant.

About the employer

Wilmslow has played host to fields of European Tour stars, Open Championship aspirants and amateur golfers of the highest calibre. Nobody has taken the course apart. Yet it is not a daunting prospect for the higher handicap golfer. This is a subtle course which rewards intelligent play.

Employer

The Wilmslow Golf Club

Address

Warford Lane

Knutsford

WA16 7AY

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Training provider

  • Horticulture Level 2 Apprenticeship.
  • Functional Skills if required.

Apprenticeship framework

Horticulture

Training provider

THE OLDHAM COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Oldham College

Contact

David Morris 01617854052 david.morris@oldham.ac.uk


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Closing date: 29 Oct 2017