Assistant Gardener Job

  • Sector: Private Households & Estates
  • Function: Gardener, Head Gardener
  • Contact: Bianca De Freitas
  • Contact Phone: +442072339950
  • Start Date: Flexible for the right person
  • Location: Halesworth
  • Salary: £24,000 GPA
  • Job Ref: 115391
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Live In Senior Gardener Job in Suffolk

A client of Greycoat Lumleys is seeking a highly motivated Assistant Gardener to join their team. The estate has 3-4 acres of woodlands, terraces and mature hedges. They also have 3-4 acres of walled garden, as well as a vegetable garden, lavender beds and herbaceous borders. 

The ideal candidate for this role will have a strong work ethic, be organised and is happy to be hands on and will muck in to get the work done. They will also be a good team player, be able to show initiative and have be willing to learn and grow. 

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Develop and implement the garden, including the vegetable garden, hedges, lavender beds, perennial flowers, orchards, herbaceous borders, and rose bushes

  • Care for and maintain the 3-4 acre woodlands, terraces, and mature hedges

  • Maintain the garden's aesthetic appeal and ensure it is in pristine condition at all times

  • Work independently and as part of a team to complete gardening tasks

  • Communicate regularly with the Senior gardener to discuss gardening needs and progress 

Accommodation: 1 or 2 bedroom house or flat on the Estate.  

Days and Hours: Monday to Thursday 7.30am – 4.15pm and Friday: 7.30am – 3.15pm

Start date:  ASAP, however, will wait for right candidate.

Salary: £24k GPA

Vacancy number: 115391

Responsible Consultant: Bianca De Freitas