Horticulture Operative Apprenticeship
Capel Manor College
Job title: Horticulture Operative Apprentice – within Gardens/Estates
Location: Gunnersbury Park
Salary; National Minimum Wage plus £1947 London Weighting
Full Time, Fixed Term Contract for 2 years
Capel Manor College is the only College in London that aims to deliver outstanding and inspirational land-based learning opportunities across the Greater London region. Our most recent Ofsted report rated the College “good” with good effectiveness of leadership and management. Aspiring to excellence, the College has an excellent reputation for quality, is financially strong and has continuous growth in student numbers. Fundamental to the College’s forward-thinking strategy is support for the environment and food supply in Greater London and the southeast.
The Horticulture Operative Apprenticeship will undertake necessary day-to-day duties maintaining and developing a comprehensive plant collection including pruning and cultural operations.
What’s in it for you?
Capel Manor offers a unique working environment with a range of benefits including:
- Access to the LGPS Pension Scheme
- Employee assistance programme
- Free admission to the Enfield gardens and most events for up to four guests on presentation of staff pass
- Free parking at most centres
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and barring list check as it is within regulated activity due to the college being defined as a ‘specified place’. The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Where applicants indicate they have a disability and meet the essential criteria in the person specification, they will be short-listed for interview.
How to Apply
To apply please click apply and follow the online application process.
Closing date: 16th December 2018
Interviews: 8th January 2018