Gardening and Grounds Maintenance Apprentice BOTTLE BROOK GARDENS LTD
Apprentice Gardening and Grounds Maintenance operative required. To assist with all forms of outdoor space management covering Amber Valley and the wider Derbyshire area.
Closing date: today
Potential for overtime.
Total hours per week: 30
Possible start date
01 Apr 2024
02 Feb 2024
Level 2 (GCSE)
What you will do in your working day
We are looking to take on a full-time apprentice to assist with all aspects of our day-to-day work. We are ambitious and have plans to grow the business into a large-scale commercial and domestic grounds maintenance business, covering Derbyshire. Your role will be working with myself day to day going out to jobs servicing maintenance contracts and one-off jobs. The right person will play an important role in helping the business expand. In return you will be taught all aspects of gardening, grounds maintenance, and landscaping such as:
- Hedges and shrubs
- Garden and grounds maintenance
- Waste removal and clearances
- Tree work
- Aspects of landscaping
You will also be offered career progression or support in your future aspirations. There is also potential for overtime available.
The training you will be getting
The successful candidate upon completion of the apprenticeship will achieve a Level 2 qualification as a Horticulture Operative. This apprenticeship will be delivered in the workplace.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
Depending on business growth, the role could lead to a full-time salaried role, with own vehicle, tools, and maintenance round.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 2/E or L1 Functional Skills) Essential
Other UK Driving License (Grade Pass) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
Adjustments for experience
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Horticulture or landscape construction operative
Level 2 (GCSE)
You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications
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