Greenkeeping Apprentice - Luton
Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa have an exciting opportunity to complete an apprenticeship in a luxury hospitality environment. You will have the opportunity to earn a wage and develop real work experience whilst gaining a qualification.
40 hours per week with a competitive salary and £500 service charge* per year
The Greenkeeping Apprentice role:
As a Greenkeeping Apprentice you will work along side the Estate Manager and other members of the greenkeeping team ensuring that the Luton Hoo Hotel & Country Club Golf Course is maintained to the highest standard with regard to presentation and safety. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to gain hands-on Greenkeeping experience on a championship golf course whilst working towards your qualification.
Working Hours & Apprenticeship Details:
You will be completing an intermediate level apprenticeship and gain the qualification of 'Golf Greenkeeper'. The apprenticeship will be delivered on-the-job and will also require self-study. The expected duration of the apprenticeship is 24 months. The working week will consist of 40 hours, typically over 5 working days. A competitive apprenticeship salary will be paid to the successful candidate.
The Greenkeeping Apprentice will:
- Have a desire to build a career in Greenkeeping
- Be an enthusiastic, motivated individual with a positive can-do attitude
- Be a team player with the willingness to learn new skills
- Have the ability to interact with colleagues and guests in a friendly and professional manner
Due to our rural location you will need your own transport.
About the Hotel:
Luton Hoo Hotel Golf & Spa, one of the country's finest 5 star hotels, is set in the heart of 1065 acres of historic gardens and parkland. With our 2 rosette Wernher Restaurant and award winning Adam's Brasserie we are committed to delivering hospitality to the highest standard. Our five star facilities include a luxurious spa, championship golf course, state of the art conference facilities and shooting school.
At Elite Hotels we have a single minded and unwavering goal to make every visit to our hotels a positive experience that customers feel compelled to talk about.
Why work at Luton Hoo:
As an accredited Investor in People, we are dedicated to the development of our staff. Many of the team started out in junior roles, but have been offered training and promotional opportunities as their skills have grown. We are very fortunate to have a large percentage of long-term team members able to offer their experience and expertise to the next generation of hospitality professionals.
We offer a great range of benefits
- Meals are provided by our talented kitchen team
- We have plenty of free parking.
- We also have amazing recognition awards for exceptional customer service
- A share of the service charge
- Reduced price stays in all of our hotels - where you are treated like a guest no matter who you are!
*Service charge is dependent on hours worked and sales performance and is not guaranteed