The Landscape Group

The Landscape Group is one of the UK’s leading landscape construction and maintenance contractors. The group build landscapes, from city squares to playgrounds, and cares for green spaces on behalf of local authorities, housing associations and private businesses.

The Landscape Group is the maintenance partner for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and is responsible for looking after its parkland and waterways.  This can involve anything from grass-cutting to providing water rescue and water security services.

The company also supports biodiversity and habitat creation schemes on the park to encourage local wildlife.

The Landscape Group runs an apprenticeship scheme and offers a range of work experience and volunteering opportunities. The group is committed to employing local people as part of Our Parklife.

Look out for the next round of its pre-employment training scheme – a free horticulture training course with a guaranteed job interview.

He would encourage all young people to be enthusiastic, passionate, do some work experience in the industry they want to pursue and talk to employers once they done their work experience. Other roles at the park include:

Jobs at The Landscape Group include: contract manager, grounds maintenance operative, cleansing team leader, coxswain on the waterways team, conservation manager

Employer’s advice: show that your passionate about the walk you want to do, talk to employers and use social media to start networking and getting an on-line profile.

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