Landscape Architect

Landscape Architect

Landscape Architects design outdoor spaces such as parks, gardens and playgrounds. They know where to place flowers, shrubs, trees, footpaths and more to create the best function for an outdoor space. If you are creative and have an eye for detail, are committed to sustainability and love plants, Landscape Architecture might be an ideal career option.

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Average Salary

£30,000 - £45,000

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What does this role involve?

Typical duties include:

  • Assessing the site and make a design plan
  • Overseeing the construction of the project
  • Designing landscapes that are sustainable and environmentally friendly


  • Collaboration
  • Creativity
  • Interest in the environment
  • Project management


  • STEM subjects at GCSE grades A*-C
  • A-Levels in relevant design and maths subjects
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture or related subject
  • Level 4 NVQ or equivalent T Level in Architecture or related subject
  • Level 6 Diploma or equivalent Degree Apprenticeship in Architecture or related subject

Example Qualifications

  • Level 6 Award
  • Level 6 Certificate
  • Level 6 Diploma
  • Degree Apprenticeship
  • Level 4 NVQ

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