The team at North Alfordon Farm are excited to be offering an opportunity for a motivated individual to join them as a General Farm Apprentice. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain an insight into the industry and learn new skills.
Closing date: 10 Oct 2022
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 40
Possible start date
17 Oct 2022
10 Aug 2022
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
Daily duties will include:
- Checking the Welfare of the Animals
- Yard Work
- Scraping up
- Tractor driving
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You will be working towards a Level 2 General Farm Worker Apprenticeship Standard.
You will receive on and off the job training and support from an assessor and an apprenticeship advisor.
You will be required to attend Duchy College Stoke Climsland on a weekly basis as part of the apprenticeship training.
Mandatory qualifications included in this apprenticeship are:
- Emergency First Aid at Work Level: 3, which is a minimum of 1-day course (Ofqual regulated)
- City & Guilds Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides Guidance or Lantra Safe use of Pesticides’ Level: 2)
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Full time employment at the end of the apprenticeship for the right person.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3/D) Essential
Things to consider
About the employer
D Luxton & Partners
General farm worker
Level 2 (GCSE)
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