Live In Head Gardener, Hampshire
A beautiful estate of 46 acres situated in Hampshire are looking for a Head Gardener to manage and supervise 2 under gardeners who are full-time.
The estate has a large amount of park land as well as manicured gardens which are made up of:
Kitchen garden/greenhouse the produce will be used by the Chefs at the weekend
Growing a Cutting garden to create displays for the house
You should have excellent knowledge as well as be hands on as a Head Gardener and work as part of the team.
Organise daily meetings with under gardeners and prioritise jobs for the week and supervise where needed.
You will liaise with the House Manager who is also living on site communicating about the work in the gardens and plans/budgets etc
The property is used by the principals as a weekend residence, they enjoy the garden immensely and are looking for a candidate who is passionate and takes pride in their work.
A driver is essential for the role
Working Week. Monday to Friday 8am-5pm
As a Live In you will be required to be on site overnight every other weekend when the house manager is away or on holiday for security reasons
Accommodation - 2 Bedroom separate accomodation, all utilities paid
Possibility to move in 6/9 months to a cottage on the estate
Salary £30K Gross per annum
Start: April 2020
JOB ID 84296 Responsible Consultant - Hannah Mckeown