Apprentice Plant Nursery Assistant - Tendercare Nurseries Ltd - Level 2 Horticulture

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    Uxbridge, Middlesex
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    £150 per week
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Apprentice Plant Nursery Assistant - Tendercare Nurseries Ltd - Level 2 Horticulture

Opportunity description

This is a fantastic opportunity for an “Apprentices Plant Assistant” to join Britain’s leading Horticulture Resource Centre. 

The successful candidate will be working Monday to Saturday each week with a 8 hour shift. The working time will be 8am to 4:30pm and 1-hour Lunch (30 min paid and 30 min Unpaid) You will be given a dedicated support from your YMCA Tutor to achieve your Level 2 Horticulture qualification

Key Responsibilities:

  • loading and unloading deliveries
  • pruning, shaping and spacing plants
  • weeding, watering and feeding
  • potting seedlings
  • monitoring plant health and quality
  • re-stocking plant displays
  • serving customers

The successful candidate will:

  • Must have good organisation skills
  • Enjoy working outside
  • Team player with the ability to work on own initiative and to work alone
  • Some experience working or being around Horticulture
  • Work towards gaining a level 2 Horticulture Standard
  • Ideally will have GCSE Maths and English grade A-E or equivalen

To apply all you need to do is click Find out more and make sure your CV is attached and you include a brief cover letter that explains why you’re interested in this role and why you make the best person for the job!

Please note that YMCA Training is acting as a recruitment partner in this process and you are not required to contact the business directly. If you have any questions or would like some information about this or any other apprenticeships advertised here please get in touch with  David Miller on 02073431870 email:

Best of luck!