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Interested in landscaping and gardening? Join the Green Team!

18 May 2017

Green Team recrutiment poster. 14 week voluntary landscaping training programme starting 19 JuneGroundwork is running a 14 week landscape training programme for unemployed people aged 19 or older in the Hertford area. It’s a great opportunity to gain landscaping and gardening skills while improving your job prospects and helping the local community!

Network Homes is one of the partner organisations for Groundwork’s Green Team project again this year. Groundwork run a wide range of projects around the country to create better greener places, improve people's prospects, and promote greener living and working.

Grow your confidence in planning, landscaping and gardening as you work on real environmental projects on sites in and around Hertford.  You will also achieve up to 2 City & Guilds qualifications, as well as complete the City and Guilds’ Functional Skills in English and Maths. 

An additional bonus to the programme is you can also receive your choice of:

  • A course of driving lessons
  • Compulsory Basic Training for mopeds or motorbikes
  • High street vouchers

Additional information

Your benefits will not be affected if you take part in the programme and you will also receive free protective gear to use.

How to apply

Recruitment for the new Green Team is now open.  Interviews will take place early June and the programme will start on 19 June.  If you would like more information or you would like to apply, contact Matt Sutcliffe at Groundwork on 07889 755982.