Location idverde UK, Mid-Sussex
Hours per week 40
Job Reference -
Salary Competitive
Job Type Permanent

Apprentice Green Space Operative (Horsham)

Are you looking to grow you career? Do you have a passion for all things green? Are you looking for a career in horticulture but don’t know where to start?

We are looking for Apprentice Green Space Operatives to join our teams in Horsham

This role will be responsible for a range of grounds maintenance activity, including grass cutting, strimming, maintaining flower beds and shrubbery, hedge cutting and weed spraying, as well as street cleaning tasks.

As this is an apprenticeship you will also spend time off the job learning the technical aspects behind what we do, and why. You will receive support to develop your knowledge from your colleagues and managers in an environment to help your success thrive.

Who are we?

idverde is Europe’s leading provider of grounds maintenance services and landscape creation projects, with an annual turnover of €700m and over 7,000 colleagues operating throughout the UK, France, the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland. We offer a holistic range of services to support the creation, maintenance and management of landscapes throughout the UK, working with both public and private sector clients to deliver bespoke solutions for each project’s unique challenges.

As the UK’s top grounds maintenance and landscaping provider, idverde UK offers a broad range of services. From professional open space management to landscape design and build, grounds maintenance, tree surgery, civil engineering, outdoor facilities management, biodiversity management, waterways management and much more.

Are you who we are looking for?

  • Are you keen to grow your career and study an apprenticeship in horticulture?
  • Are you passionate about working outdoors and improving open spaces in your community?
  • You’ll be happy to work collaboratively within your team to deliver an outstanding service

What’s in it for you?

  • Study support, coaching and mentoring to successfully complete your apprenticeship programme
  • 21 Days holiday plus statutory days
  • Pension scheme
  • A range of flexible benefits, including Cycle to Work, and a whole range of retail discounts etc.
  • Continued training and development aligned with your role
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Plus much more…



  • Competitive pay to match your skills and experience
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Access to our idverde benefits hub
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Plus much more