9 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship Apprentice Estate Caretaker

Cadder Housing Association – Posted by Cadder Housing Association Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job Description

Cadder HA was established in 1994 and is situated in the North West of Glasgow.  We own and manage 1050 properties of mixed stock type in Cadder.  Cadder HA provides training and employment opportunities and apprenticeships to long term unemployment people and school leavers.  We have supported over 40 apprenticeships through our work since 2006.

We are recruiting 4 modern apprenticeships in grounds and landscape maintenance to work within our Estate Caretaking team undertaking a range of tasks in the upkeep and maintenance of the Cadder area.  The apprenticeship will include a SVQ level 2 Amenity and Horticultural Landscape Gardener, as well as a range of certificated and on-the job training over the 2 year apprenticeship programme.

Applicants should be willing to undertake manual work in a range of tasks in the upkeep and maintenance of the Cadder area e.g. grass cutting, hedge trimming, stair cleaning and other general labouring tasks.  You should have an interest in gardening, as well as a commitment to complete the SVQ qualification and other certificated training.

In return, we offer an excellent package including a competitive apprenticeship salary, annual leave including public holidays and a programme of certificated training.


Cadder Housing Association is an Equal Opportunities employer and we make appointments on merit.  We welcome applications from applicants regardless of their gender, ethnic group, religious or political beliefs, marital status, age and sexual orientation or who have disabilities.

Closing date for the applications will be Thursday 31st August 2017 at 12 noon. 

How to Apply


Application forms can be downloaded from our website or by telephoning 0141 945 3282, and an application form can be posted out to you.

Applications can be email to recruitment@cadderhousing.co.uk  or posted to the Association’s office at 20 Fara Street, Glasgow, G23 5AE.  Interviews are likely to take place week beginning 11th September 2017.

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Job Categories: Landbased. Job Types: Apprenticeship. Job Tags: Grounds Maintenance and Landscaping.

Job expires in 12 days.

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