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Grounds Maintenance / Horticulture Apprenticeship



Applications for this role are now closed.

15th February 2021

Working week
Monday – Friday - 0700 – 5.00. Total hours per week: 47.50. (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)
Expected duration
24 months

Desired qualifications
GCSE (or equivalent) passes in English and maths


If you love the outdoors, nature and plants, this is a perfect opportunity for you. Joining CGM Group, you will start your horticultural career as an apprentice, with a range of duties to include:

  • Pruning
  • Leaf clearing
  • Grass and hedge cutting (subject to age)
  • Weeding
  • Edging
  • Deadheading of flowers
  • Planting
  • Digging
  • And other duties as required

Working with teams of experienced and specialist individuals, you will have an opportunity to learn about various aspects of the role of a Horticultural Operative, with a view to further training and development after your apprenticeship.

You are not expected to have any particular horticultural knowledge or experience, but this would be an advantage. You will, however, be expected to demonstrate an interest in and understanding of the nature of the role. You will work at different locations and this could be commercial or domestic premises and your work will be varied. Please note that the work of CGM continues throughout the year and through all weathers. The business operates long hours and involves high levels of physical activity. The rewards are available with CGM for career and professional development into the future, for the right candidate, but you will need to demonstrate commitment, resilience and a very strong work ethic!

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 26/02/2021




This job is located in Downham Market

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About CGM Group

The CGM Group (East Anglia) Ltd was founded in 1985 and provides a complete grounds maintenance service to both commercial and domestic customers, operating throughout East Anglia.

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