Live out Sole Gardener job, Gloucestershire
We have an exciting position for a pro-active and passionate gardener to join a lovely 6 acre property close to Cirencester.
Our clients are looking for a hardworking, self-motivated gardener who is keen to have a varied role, taking care of a varied garden which has a small woodland, an orchard, lawns, formal beds and lots of newly planted trees.
The property has been recently renovated to a high spec and the client require a candidate to maintain the garden to a high standard and who will have a keen eye for detail and the confidence to suggest new ideas, planting schemes and ensure the grounds are well maintained. You should organised and be capable of maintaining large garden equipment and ensure it's serviced.
The Principals have a fully staffed household of Estate Manager/Head Housekeeper/Chef/Daily Cleaners - so happy working as part of a wider team and being a good communicator is essential.
Duties to include but not limited to:
- Formal and informal gardening
- Woodland and field management
- Implement new planting projects
- Grounds maintenance
- Use and maintenance of garden machinery
- Deal with contractors i.e. Tree Surgeons and any external companies
Our clients are looking for a candidate that is an enthusiastic Gardener who ideally has an excellent horticulture knowledge to run the garden or if the knowledge is not so strong but your willing to learn the knowledge off a part-time specialist gardener and take instruction this could work too.
Start date: August or September 2021
Working week: Monday - Friday
Salary: From £30K gross+ depending on experience
Driving: Essential a driver
Job reference number: 94209
Responsible consultant: Hannah Mckeown