Garden Services Traineeship

university of Salford would like to hear from individuals who enjoy working outside with an interest in gardening.


During this traineeship you will gain valuable work experience from using hand tools carrying out tasks such as hoeing, edging and sweeping to mowing lawns, hedge cutting and power washing.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Ideally have some previous experience of horticulture and be interested in furthering a career within this sector. 

Qualifications required


Future prospects

Apprenticeship in Horticulture. The university will interview potential candidates at the end of the traineeship.

Things to consider

The Traineeship is a 6 month placement where you will gain valuable work experience

Training to be provided

  • English and maths functional skills up to level 2
  • An online, certificated enrichment programme

About the employer

University of Salford

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