Live Out Gardener Job

Location UK, Greater London, Harrow
Sector Private Households & Estates
Job Role Gardener
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £20K - £28K GPA
Job Number  98822
Created 10 May 2022

Assistant Head Gardener Job, Middlesex 

An excellent opportunity for Skilled Gardener to work alongside the Head Gardener in maintaining a beautiful garden on a large estate of 35 acres.

The family use the property as a part-time residence, there is a household Couple also employed.

The gardens have a large perimeter of woodlands around the house and formal gardens with a range of flower beds, manicured lawns and a vegetable garden - there is also a lake that will need maintaining and outdoor swimming pool 

You will work with the Head Gardener to maintain the garden to a high standard and will be involved with all general maintenance of the garden such as the hedge cutting, strimming, clearing leaves, weeding as well as the planting and more formal gardening

The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of plants, garden practices and the use of garden machinery and have proven general horticultural skills, work to a high standard and ideally be a keen knowledgeable plants person.

Requirements

  • Horticulturally trained 
  • Experience of physical work
  • Ability to work with others and follow instructions from supervisors and managers
  • RHS Level 2 + certificate is a must
  • Pesticide spraying license and a chainsaw certificate would also be hugely beneficial for this role
  • Prior gardening experience as part of a team 
  • Team player who is happy to report into the Head Gardener 
  • Tidy in your work with very high attention to detail 
  • General maintenance skills
  • Self-motivated and positive attitude
  • Flexible and happy to muck in
  • Valid UK driving licence 
  • Eligibility to work in the UK 
  • Excellent checkable reference
     

Start Date - ASAP 

Working Week - Monday to Friday (8am-5pm or 7am-4pm )

Salary - £25K- £28K GPA depending on experience and certifications 

Responsible Consultant - Aaron Lebon aaron@greycoatlumleys

Job ID - 98822

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