Apprentice Landscaper

  • Company: D Sharp Landscapes
  • Location: IP12 2U E
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £192.40 per week
  • Sector: Horticulture
  • Ref: VAC-01834
  • Application Deadline Date: 15/05/2022
  • Start Date: 30/05/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Mon-Fri. 8am-4.30pm 8.5 hours to include a 30-minute unpaid break.

Brief Description

We are looking for an apprentice landscaper to join our team. If you enjoy working outdoors and are interested in learning different skills each day, operating machinery and transforming outdoor spaces than this apprenticeship is for you

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. Apprentices need to be employed for minimum of 30 hours a week in the industry with a contract of employment.
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.

Personal Qualities

Friendly, confident, honest

Skills Required

Punctual, team player, communication and listening skills, ability to work on own initiative

Future Prospects

From undertaking this apprenticeship with us you will be able to learn, practice and perfect the skills it takes to become a professional landscaper. We can offer continued employment after successful completion of the apprenticeship at a higher rate of pay.

Vacancy Detail

We are looking to acquire an apprentice landscaper gardener to work for our successful landscaping company.
To succeed in this role, you need to have a keen interest in both hard and soft landscaping. We carry out a variety of jobs including turfing, planting, patio and driveway installations as well as general machinery work. Any experience in the above work is preferred but not essential as we are here to teach and train you in this field.
This is a fantastic opportunity to learn from experienced professionals that are committed to training the right candidate

Other Information

Our yard is based in the centre of Ufford but every day we will be working in a different location. You will need a driving license and car to get to our yard where there is free parking and then you will be transported to and from our jobs by us.
This job is 100% outdoor based in hot and cold weather.

This apprenticeship has expired