Job Title : Apprentice Horticultural Landscaper.
Employer : Vennell’s Landscapes
Location : Clacton on Sea, Essex, CO15 4ND
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01707
Vacancy Short Description : Learning the skills to gain the experience to become a professional landscaper, building clients' dream gardens.
Qualifications Required : Entry onto the apprenticeship is subject to a thorough initial assessment to establish course suitability. Ideally applicants should have at least 4 GCSEs including English and Maths at grades 9- 4 for an Advanced Apprenticeship and 9-3 for an Intermediate.
Proof of qualifications will be required before you can be accepted onto the apprenticeship.
PLEASE NOTE: Those without the stated entry requirements or awaiting GCSE/GCSE retake grades, may be offered an appointment to come into college (Ipswich or Suffolk Rural (Otley) campus) and sit an online assessment to confirm program suitability.
Vacancy Full Description : Excavating ground ready for paving installations. Laying paving bases. Mixing concrete and mortar.
Transporting materials on site. e.g. Moving sand and cement, and paving into domestic back gardens.
Learn to lay natural stone paving, block paving and artificial grass installations.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 8am to 4pm Mondays to Fridays with a 30 minute lunch break
Salary : £ 200.00 (Weekly)
Application Deadline Date : 26/03/2021
Possible Start Date : 12/04/2021
Personal Qualities : A reliable, strong, hardworking person with good communication skills.
Skills Required : Someone with good attention for detail who is a tidy worker.
Own transport is essential .
Future Prospects : A full time landscaper post earning around £28,000.00 per year for the right person with the appropriate skills.
Training to be Provided : Intemediate Horticultre Apprenticeship Level 2 including Functional Skills in Maths and English if required
Other Information : The candidate should be prepared for hard manual work, and should be prepared in wet cold conditions 12months of the year.
The job will involve a lot of heavy lifting and wheel barrowing.
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