Horticulture Landscape Operative Apprentice - The Guinness Partnership Salford - Level 2 Horticulture Apprenticeship

  • Recruiter

  • Location

    Salford, Manchester
  • Salary

    £240 per week
  • Posted

    11/04/19
  • Ref

    CS1629
  • Category

    Horticulture
  • Opportunity type

    Apprenticeships

Horticulture Landscape Operative Apprentice - The Guinness Partnership Salford - Level 2 Horticulture Apprenticeship

Opportunity description

3000 people help us deliver our home, customer and care services.We’re committed to recruiting and supporting the very best.

Guinness own and manage over 66,000 homes and provide services to more than 140,000 customers.

We operate nationally but pride ourselves on delivering a quality, local service to our customers.

To do this, we hire the best people within care, support, property and maintenance, as well as customer and corporate services.

Your hours of work will be Monday to Friday (35 hours per week) between 08:00am – 16:00pm.

You will be supported by Guinness staff to undertake the role of Garden Services Apprentice. You will also receive dedicated support and teaching from your YMCA Tutor to achieve a Level 2 Horticulture  Apprenticeship qualification

Key duties:

  • Provide a high quality grounds and garden service, ensuring compliance with agreed standards, specifications and timescales.
  • Foster positive working relationships with customers, colleagues and contractors to improve the overall appearance of Guinness estates.
  • Operate, store and maintain equipment to comply with Guinness Health and Safety procedures including COSHH, PPE and prompt reporting of incidents on site.
  • Deliver services to standards and specifications, ensuring awareness of the need to deliver a cost effective service to customers.

The successful candidate will be:

  • Ability to carry out physical tasks within Health and Safety guidelines
  • Able to work effectively within a team
  • Ability to use all equipment safely and effectively
  • Able to deliver great customer service
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal
  • Their GCSE Maths and English grades A - E or equivalent

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 on  Email: David.Miller@ymca.co.uk or    0203 574 4828

Best of Luck