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Horticulture Apprentice Clive Aubury

Clive's Country Gardens are looking for a passionate and hardworking individual to join their friendly team as a Horticulture Apprentice.

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Closing date: 12 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £196.80

  • Working week

    You will be working on a rota basis, hours to range from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001752223

  • Positions

    1 available

Clive's Country Gardens are looking for a passionate and hardworking individual to join their friendly team as a Horticulture Apprentice.

The successful candidate will get involved with all aspects of the business, the main duties being:

  • Gardening
  • Raised beds
  • Plant care
  • Lawn care
  • Turfing

This is a great opportunity for an individual to gain an insight into the Horticulture industry and work towards an industry recognised qualification.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good listening skills
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Build positive relationships with clients
  • Set high standards for work

Personal qualities

  • Able to use own initiative
  • Problem solver
  • Pro-active
  • Punctual
  • Team player
  • Physical strength

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade C/4 or above in Maths and English.

Driving license is preferred due to the nature of the role.

Future prospects

We hope to invest in the right candidate and to provide the opportunity for a fulfilling career. There would be various opportunities to train and progress within the company, with the prospects of working your way up to becoming a team leader and also developing specialist areas of knowledge such as conservation, permaculture or botany.


About the employer

Clive's Country Gardens is a gardening and soft landscaping service based in Cullumpton, Devon. By putting sustainability at the heart of our company we aim to have a positive impact for our clients, the community and on the environment.

We aim to offer a first class service to our clients and strive for excellence by only using organic and environmentally friendly methods of gardening.

Our team love the outdoors and are passionate about nature and we are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable individual to join us.

More information can be found on: https://www.clivescountrygardens.com

Employer

Clive Aubury

Address

58

Shortlands Road

Cullompton

EX15 1HL

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Training

Training provider

CORNWALL COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bicton College

Contact

Chelsea Cooke 01209 616452

You will be working towards a Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard in Horticulture Landscape Operative.

You will receive on and off the job training and support from an assessor and an apprenticeship advisor.

You will be required to attend Bicton College on a block release basis - attendance Monday to Friday, approximately six times per year.

Apprenticeship standard

Horticulture or landscape operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


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