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Apprentice Landscaper Bravo Landscapes Ltd

The Apprentice Landscaper role will entail working within a small team to assist in the construction of high-quality gardens. Predominantly this will be hard landscaping including the installation of paving, fencing, artificial lawns, driveways, joinery work and water features.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £172.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 07:30 - 16:00.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    26 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001704181

  • Positions

    1 available

The Apprentice Landscaper role will entail working within a small team to assist in the construction of high-quality gardens. 

Responsibilities will include:

  • Hard landscaping including the installation of paving
  • Fencing
  • Driveways
  • Joinery work and water features

There will be a small amount of soft landscaping such as planting and laying of turf within a larger project, but no garden maintenance.  You will be trained in a number of construction skills to enable you to become a fully competent member of our team.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Numeracy skills
  • Team working skills
  • No experience required as full training will be given

Personal qualities

  • Good attention to detail
  • Can measure accurately and is reliable, efficient, and trustworthy
  • Must be capable of heavy manual work on a daily basis, and enjoy working outdoors in all weather
  • Comfortable dealing with the public
  • Ability to work independently without the need for close supervision 
  • Be organised and have a good attention to detail 

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths is preferred.  Candidate will be expected to attend college on a one day a week basis.

Future prospects

The successful candidate will be trained up to become one of our full-time permanent landscapers.

Things to consider

Applicants must be able to get to our yard in Dunswell for 07:30 Monday - Friday.

Working outdoors in all weathers and using heavy equipment/lifting etc.

Clothing and safety wear including boots will be provided.

Candidate will be expected to attend college on a one day a week basis.


About the employer

A local company established in 2002 specialising in the design and construction of bespoke high-quality gardens.

RHS Chelsea flower show medal winners.  We have also had our work featured on ITV’s Love Your Garden and in Modern Gardens magazine.

Employer

Bravo Landscapes Ltd

Address

452

Hull Road

Hull

HU6 0AS

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Training

Training provider

BISHOP BURTON COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bishop Burton College

Contact

Michelle Bailey michelle.bailey@riseholme.ac.uk

Level 2 Horticulture and Landscape Operative apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • Day Release at Bishop Burton College

Training will be provided mostly in the workplace with an assessor coming to visit on a regular basis to do work-based reviews, assessments, and observations. 

Apprenticeship standard

Horticulture or landscape operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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