- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
40.00 per week
- Working Week
Typical week would be Monday – Friday 7.30-16.00
Depending on the time of year the hours may vary slightly
On occasions weekend work may be asked
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
Horticulture or landscape operative
- Employment Type
Intermediate Level Apprenticeship
Craig John Robinson
Description of Opportunity
An established, insured gardening and tree work company based in
For more information about this vacancy please contact - WARWICKSHIRE COLLEGE (Ref ID: VAC001830139)
Basic understanding of garden maintenance.
Good communication skills.
Pass grade (or equivalent) in English and Maths desirable.
Willingness to learn.
We have a work dog, so interested candidates will need to prepared to be around her.
It is required that you meet daily at the unit in Tewksbury, we cannot provide transport or picks up so you will need to make your own way to the base.
As explained above the day to day hours may differ, we would be prepared to offer overtime hours at a set rate and this can be discussed if you are interested.
We desire that the candidate is happy for hours to be flexible due to the nature of the work.
The job required you to ensure you’re dressed appropriately for all weathers – we will provide basic PPE and uniform. This includes, t-shirt, hoodie, waterproof top and trousers, work
trousers, work boots, helmet, ear defenders and goggles.
Anything else you require will need to be purchased yourself.
You need to be prepared for working outdoors, there is climbing, and lifting required. You will be standing and moving a lot throughout the day.
Longer term, there may be the opportunity to stay on with the company following passing the course and conversation about competency on the job.
Opportunity to stay on with the company following successful completion of the course and conversation about competency on the job therefore full-time position is not guaranteed.
Professional gardening company requires assistant, who wants to develop their skills, to carry out a variety of gardening tasks, including garden maintenance, landscaping and tree work.
Applicant must be punctual, motivated and have an eagerness to learn and progress.