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Landscape Gardener Apprenticeship Level 2 GAVIN JONES LIMITED

Nurture Landscapes, a multi award winning, National Grounds Maintenance company is seeking to appoint an Apprentice Gardener

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 19 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,520.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    2 Years

  • Possible start date

    06 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    26 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000101137

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This vacancy involves working with an on-site team which maintain the large grounds of the Business Park, providing high quality horticultural standards for our client. It requires working in all weather conditions, developing the skills to identify and maintain the plants e.g. pruning, planting, hedgetrimming, grass cutting, weed control. It involves operating a range of grounds maintenance tools and equipment.

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

  • Level 2 Horticulture apprenticeship standard.
  • Emergency first aid: Level 3 award in emergency first aid at work.
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides
  • Functional skills if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Progression to a full time job


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Team working, Physical fitness

Qualifications

NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent Maths (Grade 1) Desired
NVQ or SVQ Level 1 or equivalent English (Grade 1) Desired

Things to consider

Enjoys working outside – sunshine or rain. You will need to be able to get to the site

About the employer

Nurture Landscapes, a multi award winning, National Grounds Maintenance Company.

Employer

GAVIN JONES LIMITED

Address

Solihull Parkway, Birmingham Business Park

BIRMINGHAM

B37 7YN

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Training

Training provider

CENTRAL YOUNG MEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION

Apprenticeship standard

Horticulture or landscape construction operative

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Dec 2022