Statewide Apprenticeships

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School-Based Conservation and Ecosystem Management (working one day a week)

Location: Victor Harbor, SA

Host employer (City Of Victor Harbor Council )


Who is Statewide Apprenticeships

Statewide Apprenticeships is an independent, community-based not for profit organisation that has been servicing the employment and training needs of South Australian apprentices and trainees, businesses, and industry for over 30 years.


The Traineeship 

Certificate III in Conservation & Land Management (AHC31421)
Statewide Apprenticeships seek a trainee to join our team working throughout the City of Victor Harbor Council. The traineeship is a School-Based, permanent part-time opportunity that requires working one day a week for two and a half to three years, depending on how quickly you complete your study component through the RTO. The course consists of 6 weekly visits and can be completed in around 96 weeks, depending on the student’s commitment. To be eligible, you must currently enrolled as a year ten student for 2024.


Duties may include 

  • Using mowers, snippers, chainsaws, and Chippers
  • Installing garden beds
  • General gardening and maintaining parks and gardens
  • General physical labour


About you 

  • Have a genuine passion for Horticulture
  • Be committed to undertaking a 24-month traineeship.
  • Must be willing to undertake hearing and drug and alcohol testing.
  • Be physically fit
  • Be willing to obtain a traffic management course before or during at your own expense


Application Process

Please apply in the link below. Please attach your resume and cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the position.

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  Please email James at for any questions about the vacancy.