Live In or Live out Gardener Job Perth Scotland
Greycoat Lumleys’ client are seeking an experienced gardener with a team player attitude to work in a very friendly estate just outside of Perth.
Manage and improve the walled garden and surrounding lawns
Managing and maintaining the garden immediately around the house
Work alongside the Estate Manager on larger projects,such as tree cutting, fencing, planting.
Working alongside Venue Coordinator to prepare the estate for events
The estate has invested in a lot of machinery to assist the gardener in the role and there is use of a car for work purposes only.
The grounds consist of extensive lawns, parkland, 1.5 acre walled garden, small amount of beds
The main focus will be the walled garden.
Start: July 2018
Consultant: Lesley Jones
Job Number: 49033
Accommodation: A one bedroom cottage with bathroom, kitchen, sitting room
and good sized garden in local village, approx. 5 mins walk from the estate
Client pays council tax, tenant pays bills
Suitable for a couple
Pets would be considered within reason
Salary: £18,000 initial probationary period for six months.
Rising to £20,000 subject to client being satisfied with performance and annual staff bonus – (client’s discretion)
Hours: 8.30am to 4.30am Monday to Friday. There may be event related over time from time to time. Therefore flexibility is needed.