Horticulture Modern Apprentice

  • Location: Perth and Kinross Council, Westbank Depot, Jeanfield Road, Perth
  • Hours: 36
  • Salary: £7,996 - £9,591

In this post you will be given the opportunity to achieve a Horticulture Modern Apprenticeship by supporting plant production and maintenance at our Westbank Plant Nursery. Being involved in events displays, plant sales and various other greenspace related work you will gain valuable experience along with a recognised qualification.

We are looking for enthusiastic candidates who are keen to develop their skills and knowledge. This post will involve dealing directly with the public, therefore, a mature and flexible attitude is required.

For further information, please contact Kathy Harper on 01738 475905.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.


Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

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Closing Date: 20 June 2018