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Head Gardener Job

Location UK, Yorkshire and the Humber, York
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Head Gardener
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £30,000+ gpa
Job Number  90079
Created 13 May 2021

Head Gardener Job North Yorkshire

Our client is looking for an experienced and hands on Head Gardener to look after a large formal garden at a newly renovated estate near York.  The position could be live in or daily and could start anytime from June - September 2021.

The estate itself covers 80+ acres with areas of park land and approx 10 acres of landscaped formal garden.   Some areas of the garden are in the construction and planting process now but there will be plenty of areas of the garden which will have wide scope for development working with the owners.  There is also an orchard, walled vegetable garden, lakes and ponds to be cared for.  The owners are also keen to encourage wildlife into the garden.  The position would suit someone with excellent horticultural skills and experience.

Duties will include:

Hands on gardening - there is another full-time gardener employed and various contractors in place for other projects

Planning planting and general seasonal jobs to be done in the garden and wider estate

Project management working with the Estate Manager and owner

General estate maintenance 

Working to establish the walled garden, providing fruit and vegetables and flowers for the house

Used and care of large garden machinery

This role will be full-time

Accommodation can be offered which is a 2 bed cottage, all bills paid by the employer - sorry not suitable for pets or families

£30,000 gpa + depending on experience

Start June - September 2021

Contact Laura Harrall Regional Consultant for Yorkshire 01298 600 414 laura@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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