Careers & Apprenticeships

Grow your Career Opportunities with Jobs at Tregothnan

At Tregothnan we have a diverse range of careers and job opportunities from Maintenance to Marketing and from Forestry to Accounts. We aim to take on employees who can become ambassadors of the Estate and provide the excellent service we aim for. Any job roles advertised are for individuals who would like a challenging role where they can grow and develop alongside experienced teams. If you have what it takes to contribute to a strong and vibrant team in any of the roles below then please send a CV and covering letter to our HR team at [email protected]

Current Opportunities

Job title         Painter and Decorator

Salary              Salary Dependent on experience

Location          Tregothnan Estate, Truro, Cornwall

Contract          Permanent Position.  39 Hours per week, 8:30 – 4:30

We are currently looking to employ an enthusiastic and motivated Painter and Decorator to join the Tregothnan team. Tregothnan owns estates in Cornwall & Kent and the successful candidate will be responsible for updating and maintaining the walls, doors, windows, stairs and paintwork across the estate.

The ideal applicant will be polite, punctual, tidy, a good team member and be willing & flexible to adapt to changes. The applicant will need to be able to produce high quality work accurately and economically.

For more information on this role please contact [email protected]

 

 

Job title         Bench Joiner (Time served)

Salary              Salary Dependent on experience Location          Tregothnan Estate, Truro, Cornwall

Contract          Permanent Position.  39 Hours per week, 7.30am to 4pm (3pm on a Friday)

We are currently looking to employ an enthusiastic and motivated time served Bench Joiner to join the Tregothnan Joinery team. Tregothnan owns estates in Cornwall & Kent and the Joinery Department produces doors, windows, stairs, mouldings, gates, benches, etc for the estate. The Joinery that we produce is to a very high standard using quality timber, fittings & finishes.

The small, friendly Joinery team works mostly in the large, well equipped Joinery workshop at Tregothnan but occasionally carries out on-site fitting.

The ideal applicant will be polite, punctual, tidy, a good team member and be willing & flexible to adapt to changes. The applicant will need to be able to produce high quality work accurately and economically.

For more information on this role please contact [email protected]

Award Winning Apprenticeships

We are very proud of our apprenticeship scheme on the Estate. In 2016 we won the Employer of the Year Award at the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards and in 2017 were Highly Commended at the South West Regional Final of the National Apprenticeship Awards.  We are now listed at one of the UK’s Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers.

Our scheme delivers a range of apprenticeships, each of which offers a skill in a dedicated subject area, as well as some broad employment and business skills to prepare apprentices for fulfilling careers in their chosen field. Apprentices at Tregothnan get to work with highly experienced managers and team members and have an exceptional environment in which to build their career. Successful applicants will be self-motivated individuals with passion and enthusiasm for our apprenticeship programmes.

Current Apprenticeship Vacancies:

Job title         Joinery Apprenticeship

Salary £5.90 p/h

Location Tregothnan Estate, Truro, Cornwal

This position is within our Joinery Department and for someone who is looking for a Joinery Apprenticeship. Ideally we are looking to engage with apprentices who have had some experience either through part time work or volunteer work, however this is not completely necessary.

Our Joinery Apprenticeship will include a range of duties based around growing your skills and developing your knowledge. Areas of training will include the following:  High quality maintenance & refurbishment projects, material Selection, Cutting, Shaping, Measuring, Fitting, Planning,Working From Drawings/rods

The ideal applicant will be polite, punctual, tidy, a good team member and be willing & flexible to adapt to changes. For more information please email [email protected]

 

Job title       Horticulture Apprenticeship

Salary £5.90 p/h

Location Tregothnan Estate, Truro, Cornwal

This position is within our Garden Team and for someone who is looking for a Horticultural Apprenticeship. Ideally we are looking to engage with apprentices who have had some experience either through part time work or volunteer work, however this is not completely necessary.

Our Horticultural Apprenticeship will include a range of duties based around growing your skills and developing your knowledge. Areas of training will include the following: Planting,
Strimming, Cultivating, Pruning, Weeding, Digging, Hedge trimming , Composting, Clearing and tending to a woodland area, Watering and nuturing of soil.

The training will be provided within the Estate Gardens, one of the largest in the County, within our botanical gardens and within our vast woodlands. It is a great opportunity to train in some of the County’s most beautiful and well managed grounds.

The ideal applicant will be polite, punctual, tidy, a good team member and be willing & flexible to adapt to changes. For more information please email [email protected]

 

Tregothnan Apprenticeship Scheme
Employer of the Year Award, Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards. From left to right: Terry Herron, Claire Scholes, Jack Prangley , Josh Llewellyn, Neil Bennett, Sam Moore.

More 2018 Apprenticeship details soon – keep an eye out for details here.

 

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