Careers & Apprenticeships

Grow your Career with Tregothnan

At Tregothnan we have a diverse range of job roles 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 hr@tregothnan.co.uk.

We are currently recruiting for:

Gardener

A gardener is required to join our celebrated garden in Cornwall. The role will be part of a team providing all year gardening to extensive gardens that house rare species from around the world and the first tea grown in UK for commercial production. Attention to detail and scrupulous tidiness are key to success in this role.

A minimum of two years’ experience is required and ideally the successful candidate will hold tickets in PA6, Mechanical Maintenance, Brush cutting and a Chainsaw Licence.

Award Winning Apprenticeships

We are very proud of our apprenticeship scheme on the Estate; In 2016 it won for us the, Employer of the Year Award at the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards. The 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.

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.

We are currently recruiting for:

Stonemasonry Apprentice

An amazing opportunity to develop Stonemasonry skills whilst working on an Estate with special heritage features.   The ideal candidate will have some experience within construction and is looking to specialise within Stonemasonry.  This is a two year apprenticeship working 7.45am to 4.15pm Monday to Friday.

Forestry Apprentice

We are looking for a strong individual who is looking to develop a career within Forestry.   You will get to work with one of the best teams and most beautiful woodlands in the County.  No previous experience is necessary but a high level of interest in this field will be required.  This is a two year apprenticeship working 7.45am to 4.15pm Monday to Friday.

Warehouse & Food Processing Apprentice

Ever wondered how your tea bag was made?  We are looking for a passionate individual to join our team to learn everything from harvesting our tea to sending the orders out the door.  Areas of the apprenticeship will cover warehousing, stock control, despatch, quality and compliance.  This is a two year apprenticeship working 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Accounts Apprentice

If you are looking to start a career within accounts and have a go-get attitude then our Accounts Apprentice could be the role for you.   Working across a diverse business and dealing with all aspects of trading accounts, this is an exciting way to start your career.  This is a two year apprenticeship working 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.

Tregothnan Apprentices 2016, from left to right: Sam Moore, Josh Llewellyn and Jack Prangley.

If you are interested in any of the above posts and are aged 16+ then please contact our HR team at hr@tregothnan.co.uk. We work in partnership with Truro College and all our apprentice vacancies can also be applied for on the National Apprenticeship website.

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