Position:
Landscape Gardener Apprentice
Employment Type:
Apprenticeship
Salary:
£148 per week
Location:
ST10 4RQ
Closing Date:
30th June, 2018

If you have a passion for gardening and landscaping then this is the vacancy for you!

Duties Include

  • Hard Landscaping- Laying Patios and Driveways
  • Fencing and decking
  • Soft Landscaping- Hedge cutting and Ground Maintenance
  • In this role you will get a bit of everything and will find yourself doing and trying new things everyday.

Skills Required

  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to understand and carry out instructions
  • Good manners and polite onsite
  • Must be reliable and take responsibility of your own task

Personal Qualities

  • Proactive approach to seeking and sharing knowledge
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Awareness of equality and diversity
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, ‘can-do’ approach to everyday work Open to change and new ideas
  • Willingness and desire to take responsibility and use own initiative
  • Commitment to own personal professional development
  • Good Work Ethic, Passion and right attitude to work

Qualifications

GCSE Maths and English A*- C or Functional Skills or equivalent; Preferred

Manual Handling

*Please note that all applicants will need to successfully complete a work trial before being signed up on to the apprenticeship programme

 


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This experienced landscaping business started alongside our plant hire company, N T Askey & Son Plant Hire & Excavations which has a long established contract with La Farge Cement works in Cauldon Lowe, Stoke-on-Trent. We have over 15 years of experience in landscaping, civil engineering, plant hire, and landscape design by a HND qualified designer. We are a small team who are friendly, reliable, hard working and who pride ourselves in producing a finished product to the highest standards for all of our private and commercial clients.