Live In Head Gardener Job

Location UK, South East England, Cranleigh
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £35.000. GPA
Job Number  100889
Created 10 May 2022

Live in Head Gardener Job, Surrey

We have a lovely position for a pro-active, hands on and dedicated Head Gardener to take care of 5 acres of formal gardens on a beautiful Family Estate in Surrey. The head gardener will oversee large gardening projects and manage the additional staff and budgets as well as overseeing and participating in the day-to-day running of your garden. 

Duties to include but not limited to:

  • Garden Design and grounds development
  • Budget management, oversee large gardening projects
  • Oversee and manage the assistant gardener / gardeners  
  • Hands on formal and informal gardening
  • Implement and maintain a kitchen garden
  • Care and maintenance of a greenhouse
  • Upkeep of the woodlands and informal grounds
  • Upkeep of water features / ponds
  • Maintenance of the swimming pool
  • Use and upkeep of garden machinery
  • Driving duties to support the family

The ideal Head Gardener will be an enthusiastic and passionate Head Gardener, with a helpful and positive attitude, the gardener must work well with others and have a professional and personable personality. This is a fully staffed estate, so communication is incredibly important.

Start date: For the right candidate

Working week: Monday – Friday

Accommodation: One bedroom apartment - all bills included

Driving: Essential

Salary: £35k + GPA

Vacancy number: 100889

Consultant to Contact: Aaron Lebon aaron@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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