Live Out Gardener Job

Location South of England
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number 43478
Created 23 February 2017

Live Out Sole Gardener Job in West Sussex

 

My client requires an enthusiastic, hard-working Sole Gardener for their beautiful 80 acre family estate in West Sussex. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to be creative and develop the Garden and Grounds. You will also be working for a friendly, welcoming family who would like someone long term.

 

This is a Live Out role but there is a space available for use when working, with a tea area, and a small lounge. There are 3 dogs and Chickens too so you must be an animal lover!

 

The estate comprises of;

 

  • Woodland

  • Large lawns

  • Pastures

  • Bluebell Woods

  • Outbuildings and a Cottage

  • Kitchen Garden

  • Cricket Pitch which is maintained by the local club

  • Small Orchard

  • Tennis Court

  • There will be a Swimming Pool built

 

Your duties will include;

 

  • Hands on Gardening

  • Fruit and Vegetable production

  • Garden and Grounds Maintenance

  • Use and Maintenance of Machinery

  • Keeping the Gardeners shed, car garages, and outbuildings maintained

  • Woodland Management and Tree work

 

You must have experience on with use and maintenance of machinery, and a chainsaw certificate is essential. You will also have experience working on private estates.

 

The ideal candidate will be hard working, hands on, and have a positive and helpful attitude. A full, clean driving licence is essential.

 

Working Week; Monday – Friday

07.45am – 4pm

 

Start Date; ASAP

 

Job ID; 43478

 

Salary; £26 – 30k

 

Consultant to contact; Laura Reeves

laurar@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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