Grounds Maintenance Operative Apprentice AMEY SERVICES LIMITED

Develop, get training, earn a salary, and make an impact whilst doing work that matters. Join us on one of our Early Career’s programmes, and you can be part of the teams working on complex projects that are making a difference.

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

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Closing date: 03 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £21,244.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 7.00am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000228025

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

From day one you’ll be given real responsibility, gaining invaluable experience and exposure working alongside our industry experts and across your team. As an Apprentice, you will be working alongside the team to deliver the following:

  • Grass cutting
  • Hedge cutting
  • Strimming General Horticulture
  • Vegetation removal

The training you will be getting

As part of your Apprenticeship, you will be enrolled onto a nationally recognised qualification of Horticulture or Landscape Construction Operative Level 2.

Your Apprenticeship typically takes 24 months to complete and is fully supported through a combination of regular online lessons, e-learning materials, and access to their team of experts for 1-2-1 advice and support.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Horticulture Operative
  • Landscape Construction Operative

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Math, English (Grade 4 or higher) Desired

About the employer

Amey is a leading infrastructure services and engineering company. Our 14,000 people are behind the critical services the country relies on every day and we each take personal pride in our public service. Our unique engineering and operations experience, together with data driven insight from our consulting business, delivers better results for our clients. We are trusted partners of Government – both national and local – managing assets and complex projects that are vital to the country.

Employer

AMEY SERVICES LIMITED

Address

Olive Grove Depot, Olive Grove Road

Sheffield

S2 3GE

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Training

Training provider

GREY SEAL ACADEMY LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Horticulture or landscape construction operative

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Mar 2024