Live In Sole Gardener Job

Location France
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  46873
Created 04 January 2018

Live In Gardener Job in France


My client is looking for an experienced, versatile Gardener/ Guardian for their property near Normandy. This is a Live In position, and a furnished 3 Bedroom house will be provided.


Duties to include;


  • Gardening and Gardening Maintenance

  • Liaising with Contractors, Deliveries, and Suppliers

  • Develop the existing Gardens to eventually include; clipped yew, hedges, topiary, herbaceous borders, trees, formal lawns, woodland, rose gardens, and orchards

  • Swimming Pool maintenance

  • Providing monthly work schedules

  • Use and Maintenance of Machinery and Equipment

  • Security of Property

  • Use of alarm systems

  • Looking after 2 cats during the week (feeding, changing litter)

  • Preparing the house for the client’s arrival (heating, lights etc)


The ideal candidate will be self motivated, organised, and have excellent attention to details. You will be able to work on your own initiative, but also be happy to take instruction.


You will have at least 3 years’ experience working in private gardens, and will have strong horticultural knowledge.


A car will be provided for work and personal use.



Working week; 35 Hours / Week

5 Days / Week

Flexibility to work some weekends (with notice)


Salary; €19,200 Per Annum plus discretionary bonus

Tax Fonciere Included

€1,200 / year towards fuel

25 Days Annual Leave


Start Date; ASAP


Job ID; 46873


Consultant to contact; Laura Reeves

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