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Groundsman/Climbing Arborist Apprenticeship EASTON TREE SERVICES LIMITED

Ground based works to start with opportunities to practise some climbing and cutting services.

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Closing date: 15 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,400.00

    £5.00 per hour

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.00am - 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    20 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    21 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000056028

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Outline of day-to-day duties: Start with assisting us loading the truck with the required tools for the day. Working alongside us on the jobs scheduled.

Ground based works include clearing tree debris, raking up hedge cuttings and using our woodchippers.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 ST0223 Arborist Apprenticeship Standard. Nonregulated provision, Level 2, Horticulture and Forestry 4342.

One day a week at college

Support from your Performance Coach

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential of a full-time position for the right candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Motivated, Self driven, Experience using wood chippers, Experience using saws, Experience using trimmers

Qualifications

Other NPTC qualifications (Grade 4 (C) or above) Desired

Things to consider

Must be able to arrange travel to either our yard (KT22 0AL) or Leatherhead train station.

About the employer

We are a small arboriculture business, working closely with both commercial and domestic clients. We pride ourselves on our expert tree pruning, tree removal, hedge management and stump grinding. We have successfully built a strong client base and obtained a high reputation within the local area. We are always looking for ways to expand the business and would like to take on an apprentice to work alongside us and to pass on some value, knowledge, and experience.

Employer

EASTON TREE SERVICES LIMITED

Address

Flat 19, Burney House

Highbury Drive

Leatherhead

KT22 7UJ

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Training

Training provider

ACTIVATE LEARNING

Contact

Mark Chen-Wishart

mark.chen-wishart@activateapprenticeships.co.uk

01865550480

Apprenticeship standard

Arborist

Level 2 (GCSE)


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