Daily tasks will include:
Mowing lawns, clearing leaves using a leaf blower, pruning shrubs at certain times of the year, some vegetable growing and seed sowing, planting bulbs and lawn maintenance in the winter.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You will gain a level 2 Horticulture Operative Apprenticeship.
Training will take place 1 day a week at Kingston Maurward College.
Training will also take place for Functional Skills in English and maths if level 2 has not already been achieved.
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
Things to consider
You will need access to transport as you will be required to work in the Bournemouth, Poole and Wareham area. If you do not live in Dorset, relocation may be necessary. You will need to be able to work in all weathers. Questions you might like to consider are: Have you any gardening experience? What are your long-term goals?