Greycoat Lumley's client are seeking an enthusiastic Gardener who can work both independently and as part of a team for their property in Northumberland . This role will suit someone who is looking for an opportunity where they can personally grow and develop, they must be able to take instruction and have a good temperament. The Principals have invested in the garden of their private residence and are looking for a Gardener to work alongside a part time Consultant giving direction in the development of the gardens.
The gardens consist of - woodland garden (15 acres), formal garden, walled garden, pond garden, kitchen garden, - large polytunnel and several vegetable cages, lawn - 20 acres in total
A strong horticultural knowledge and passion is essential for this role. If applicants were capable in machine maintenance it would be an advantage.
There are other members of staff who work on the estate and 1 who works in the gardens as a groundsman.
Accommodation: 2 bedroom gate lodge, recently entirely renovated.
Partners welcome however the property is only sizeable for a family with one child
Pets welcome within reason
Salary: £25,000 gpa
Days: 5 per week
Job Number: 91026
Consultant: Lesley Jones