Job offer in england 2 x Grounds Maintenance Apprentices Level 2 at Edge Hill University

Number of Positions: 2

Develop a career in Grounds Maintenance

About You

Are you an ambitious, flexible and proactive individual committed to developing a career in Grounds Maintenance? If so this opportunity will provide you with the chance to gain practical experience whilst studying towards a level 2 apprenticeship.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills and show confidence in your ability to communicate verbally whilst demonstrating a flexible and responsive approach. Motivated by providing excellent customer service, you will show the ability to plan and prioritise your own work to meet the needs of the service.

About the Role

You will be part of a team responsible for delivering a safe, cost effective and efficient service in accordance with current legislation and Edge Hill University’s policies and procedures whilst studying towards a level 2 qualification in a grounds discipline qualification.

The role would suit someone who is new to Grounds Maintenance or has some operational experience but would like to develop their knowledge and skills in order to progress their career.


We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.

From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health & wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means as well as opportunities to attend interactive sessions you are able to have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more.

This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.

About Us

Edge Hill University is “A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education.

The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.

The Times Higher ‘University of the Year’ award celebrated our distinct role in “transforming lives” – reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.

Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.

For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Neil Toner, Grounds Manager at