Coal Orchard car park is closed on Monday 17 June due to the Cricket World Cup match

Locality apprenticeship horticulture

Job Ref No: APLOH1
Location: Wellington
Salary: National Apprentice Wage for the 1st year of the apprenticeship, moving to Grade C (£18,795) on successful completion of 1st year
Full Time, 37 hours per week including college attendance
This is a fixed term apprentice contract for 2 years

Closing date for application forms: Monday 1 July 2019 at 5pm
Interview: week commencing 8 July 2019 and week commencing 15 July 2019

This is an exciting opportunity for a Horticultural Apprentice to work for Somerset West and Taunton, who maintain parks and open spaces across the area. This is an ideal opportunity for those who enjoy working outdoors in varied environments and are looking for a career in horticultural industry.

Alongside working for the Council you will work towards your Horticultural Apprenticeship Level 2, with a possibility of further training dependant on the candidate. The Council will support you attending Bridgwater and Taunton College (Cannington Campus) and provide you with opportunities to learn a range of horticultural skills from our experienced Localities Team.

How to apply

To apply for this role, download and complete the application form and recruitment monitoring forms in line with the job description.

Completed application forms and recruitment monitoring forms should be emailed to recruitment@somersetwestandtaunton.gov.uk quoting the job reference number of the role you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.