• £8,236.80

Sustain Landscapes Ltd are a commercial landscaping and grounds maintenance company implementing projects and providing services across the North East Region. Our works include hard landscaping, soft landscaping, fencing, synthetic and natural sports surface installation and grounds maintenance. Established in 2008 Sustain Landscapes has continually expanded and now works from purpose-built premises in Consett. Working on large scale projects such as the new LiIidorei Garden at Alnwick Castle, Hexham QE School landscaping and sports pitch construction and Durham County Council new headquarters, the company continues to grow offering progression opportunities to all staff backed by a training and development programme

Desired skills

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-2 or A*-E) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-2 or A*-E) Essential

Future prospects

Sustain Landscapes Limited is an expanding and forward-thinking company and has a policy of promoting from within. Training and career progression could be available to the successful candidate.

One progression pathway could be undertaking the Horticulture Supervisor Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Important Other Information

You will be working outside in all weathers, hot, cold, wet, dry, etc. No previous experience required as all training will take place during the programme however, you must be physically fit, able to bend, lift and use various tools and equipment. Must have a “can-do” attitude to work.

Best reasons to choose an apprenticeship

Earn while you learn. What's not to like about earning money while learning on-the-job, and getting a relevant qualification all at the same time.

Wide choice of careers. We are one of the biggest apprenticeship providers in the region and offer over 40 apprenticeship programmes in lots of career sectors.

Get paid. You will earn at least the minimum apprentice wage of £4.81 an hour (April 2022)

Great support. You will get the best of both worlds with support from your employer and college to make sure you achieve and get the best out of your apprenticeship.

Excellent prospects. Starting in the workplace means there is lots of potential for you to progress quickly, giving you a fast track route to career success.

A competitive edge. An apprenticeship will give you the edge when competing for jobs against other well-qualified candidates.

Get hired. The qualifications, skills and experience you gain will look super impressive on your CV and your apprenticeship could even turn into a full time job.

An alternative to university. Higher apprenticeships mean that you can become qualified to degree level and beyond.

Gain skills. Not only will you develop job specific skills, you will gain transferable skills, such as time management, that you can use in other industries and careers.

Real job. You will be doing a real job for a real employer and putting your skills and knowledge into practice will show employers what you are capable of.

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