Live In Sole Gardener/Security Job in West Sussex
An excellent opportunity for a Sole Gardener to work for a lovely client, situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty in West Sussex. The client is looking for a candidate with a good all round knowledge of maintaining and renovating gardens. The 3 acres of garden are made up of herbaceous borders, lawns, hedges, topiary and apple orchard. The gardens have been well looked after and require a keen and enthusiastic gardener to maintain them to a high standard, the clients enjoy spending time in the garden and take a keen interest and enjoy discussing ideas with the Gardener.
As the role is Live In they would also like a candidate who is happy to help out with light Handyman duties on occasions around the house and gardens. The ideal candidate for the role will have 5 years previous experience working with plants, a clean drivers licence, own car , chain saw certification , knowledge of pruning, propagation, weeding and some repairs to machinery.
- To maintain gardens and grounds to a high standard
- Lawn care
- Propagate plants for border planting and pot displays
- To carry out any other reasonable duties and small odd jobs as specified by the Principals
- Occasional driving
- Occasional dog walking
As the role is a Live In position you will be required to look after the security of the house when the clients are away - they have a Couple who lives in.
The clients are looking for a Gardener who is flexible and has a can do attitude who enjoys living in the countryside, you should hold a clean driving licence.
Accommodation: A separate 2 bedroom cottage with a garden
Start Date: ASAP
Working Week: Monday to Friday
Salary: From £25K GPA
Vacancy Number: 101345
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