Live In Head Gardener Job in Berkshire

Location United Kingdom
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  45298
Created 25 July 2017

Live In Head Gardener Job in Berkshire

 

A valued client of Greycoat Lumleys is looking for an experienced Head Gardener for a 180 acre property near Reading. You will be responsible for 10 acres of parkland and gardens.

 

The property comprises of;

 

  • ½ acre Kitchen Garden

  • 2 Greenhouses with houseplants and orchids

  • Soft fruit orchard

  • Herbaceous Borders

  • Cut Flowers

  • Wildflower meadow

  • Landscaping

  • Lawns and Hedges

You will be responsible for the above, and will also be sharing security duties of the property with other staff members. There are three full time workers employed to manage the woodland, water ways with artesian springs and river, plus other duties on the surrounding farmland. They are on hand to assist with Gardening when needed.

 

You will liaise with and organise this team. You will also have an Assistant Gardener.

 

You must have Horticultural qualifications and previous experience in private households and estates.

 

Working week; 5 Days / Week

 

Accommodation; 3 Bedroom Coach House Flat w/ small Garden

All utilities paid except landline telephone

 

Start Date; September 2017

 

Salary; £25k+ Dependent on Experience

 

Job ID; 45298

 

Consultant to contact; Laura Reeves

laurar@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

 

 

News Portal

Read all