Job Summary
  • Salary
    £7020 Yearly
  • Location
    Chelmsford, Essex
  • Sector
    Digital Marketer Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    10th December 2017
  • Employer Name
    View Garden Centre
  • Distance from academy
    • 11.1 Miles
    • 18 Minutes
  • Address
    Rawreth SS11 8SJ, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

View Gardens is a busy Garden Centre in the Heart of Essex, near Wickford in Essex. Following the recent successful launch of our new website, we are now looking for a full time new team member to manage our existing online operation and help create and implement an ongoing marketing plan.

You will work to engage with our customers online and deliver our overall marketing plan.

You will be responsible for engaging with our customers on social media. This includes proactively reaching out to people and answering any queries raised.

A regular campaign of marketing activity will ensure that we’re consistently reaching out to new and existing customers. As part of this campaign you will be responsible for:

• Content creation including updating the site where necessary and organising blog posts.
• Newsletter creation and distribution
• Promoting special offers and events that are held at View Garden Centre from time to time.
• Getting under the hood of what our customers want using targeted customer surveys.

Working Week

5 days per week incorporating at busy times of the year an on/off weekend rota. How many shift hours per day: 7.5 to 8 hours dependent upon time of year 9-5pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths and English (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

  1. None required but it would be an advantage to have Good face to face communication skills, command of English both verbally and in writing, understanding of all forms of social media and Microsoft word and EXCEL.

Personal Qualities

  1. • Professional
  2. • Punctual
  3. • Hardworking
  4. • Enthusiastic
  5. • Presentable
  6. • Able to work of their own initiative

Future Prospects

To be the first individual of a new department which could mean as the department grows that you are ideally placed to take on a supervisory or management role.

  • Apprenticeship Length
    15 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Combined with knowledge and skills gained in the workplace, the Level 3 Digital Marketer will provide an understanding into the fundamentals of marketing, digital business principles and the principles of coding. Training will be provided via outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to begin your career as a Digital Marketer.

The apprenticeship includes:
• BCS Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
o BCS Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Coding
o BCS Level 3 Certificate in Marketing Principles
• Google Analytics Individual Qualification

Training and Assessment
• Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend your local 3aaa academy in Chelmsford for around 20 days (plus exam days).
• You will attend a four day synoptic assessment at the end of your course (approx. month 14)
• Your dedicated mentor will visit you in the workplace approximately every 8 weeks
• Online support for modules will be provided for you to complete outside of work

The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)