Head Gardener Job in North Somerset

Location United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Competitive
Job Number  45197
Created 21 July 2017

Head Gardener Job in North Somerset

 

An Organic Garden is looking for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to head their gardening team.

This role would suit an existing Head Gardener, looking for a new challenge and a job like no other.

Previous experience with organic Gardening is essential and you must have an RHS Level 3 or equivalent.

 

Duties to include;

 

  • Propagation

  • Pruning

  • Garden Maintenance

  • Staff Management

  • Health and Safety

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Must be;

  • Committed, experienced and a knowledgeable organic gardener - we are certified by the SA.

  • Have a sound knowledge of plants, their propagation, pruning and maintenance, with appropriate qualifications minimum Level 3 RHS or similar.

  • A clear communicator, firm but fair in your approach to leading the team.

  • The garden is open three days a week and you will be expected to interact with the public leading tours.

  • The Garden is an intrinsic marketing tool for the brand. As a result, the successful candidate must be comfortable in the spotlight.

  • Understanding of relevant Health and Safety legislation.

  • The Garden is constantly evolving so must be flexible and forward thinking in their approach to design.

This is an amazing opportunity to lead a fantastic team in achieving and delivering expectations for the Organic Garden.

 

A full, UK Driving Licence is essential. This is a live out role.

 

Working week; 5 days / Week

 

Salary; Competitive

 

Start; ASAP

 

Job ID; 45197

 

Consultant to contact; Laura Reeves

Laurar@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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