Gardener / Grounds Maintenance Apprentice

8846.00 - 16695.00 GBP Annual + first year rate (age dependant)
30 May 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Gardener / Grounds Maintenance Apprentice


GBP8,846.04 - GBP16,695.62 - first year rate (age dependant)

24 month fixed-term contract

39 hours per week

Our client operates an award winning apprenticeship programme which is helping many young people find different routes into work.

Based at their Kidderminster Depot, they are seeking a grounds maintenance apprentice to work as part of a specialist Grounds Maintenance team, working on contracts across the West Midlands

A keen interest in grounds maintenance, an aptitude for practical and physical work is essential. You will train as a Grounds Maintenance Apprentice and carry out a variety of duties including:

* Grass cutting

* Hedge cutting

* Planting of shrubs

* The use of a range of equipment including, power tools, light plant and ride-on mowers

You will have grade C or level 4 or above in Maths and English or be expected to achieve this as part of your Level 2 Diploma in Work-based Horticulture - Landscaping apprenticeship. Applicants must hold a full UK driving licence before the end of their apprenticeship in order to be considered for a full time position, should one be available