Landscape Apprentice

  • Company: GRO Landscapes Ltd
  • Location: Ipswich, IP7 5SQ
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £192.40 per week
  • Sector: Horticulture
  • Ref: VAC-01862
  • Application Deadline Date: 12/06/2022
  • Start Date: 04/07/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday to Friday 8am to 4.30pm 30 minute lunch break

Brief Description

An opportunity to work and learn with an Award Winning Design & Build Landscape company, established for over 30years

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

Polite, Punctual, Enthusiastic, Reliable and willing to learn

Skills Required

Practically minded with an aptitude for machines and attention to detail

Future Prospects

Progression with more responsibility and project building could be offered following successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

To help with day to day landscape tasks including;

Safe working practices
Site Clearance
Setting out from CAD drawings and visuals
Hard landscape construction
Soft landscape implementation
Restoration of site
Completing course tasks in full and on time

Other Information

This is a physically demanding position, working in all weather conditions throughout the year.

This apprenticeship has expired