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  • Gardening & Maintenance

    Desired Location: Scotland or the North of England  
    Live In or Live Out: Live in 
    Salary Expectation: £30,000 per annum 
    Available From: 1 Month’s Notice  
    Candidate ID: 79616

    Head Gardener, with over 20 years’ experience of working on historic gardens and private estates. He is highly experienced in all aspects of gardening and horticulture, kitchen, vegetable garden, including machinery maintenance, managing staff and contractors with household caretaker experience. He has experience with tennis courts and swimming pool maintenance along with other additional duties including, site security, vehicle maintenance, animal care.

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones 


    Desired Location:  Cheshire
    Live In or Live Out:  Live Out
    Salary Expectation:  £45,000+
    Available from:  1-3 m notice
    Candidate ID: 107809
     
    A highly experienced Head Gardener looking for his next long-term role in a Private Garden.  Both hands on and able to manage a team he has excellent experience and is also able to take on estate management duties. Further information available on request.

    Call +44 (0) 1298 600 414 Email Laura Harrall


    Desired Location: Happy to relocate within the UK
    Live In or Live Out: Live in
    Salary Expectation £30 - £35k 
    Candidate ID: 107829
    Availability: Immediately 

    A lovely all-rounder candidate is looking to step back into private households. He worked for one client from 2005 – 2017 and took care of every aspect of running the residence. He is happy with cleaning duties, laundry, gardening, driving and is competent with DIY and maintenance and can turn his hand to odd jobs that a property requires. He understands the importance of maintaining the interior and exterior of a property. He has two French bulldogs. 

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Scotland, North of England or Ireland   
    Live In or Live Out: Live in 
    Salary Expectation: £30,000 
    Available From: 1 month’s notice 
    Candidate ID: 107401 

    A very likeable, dynamic and discreet Head Gardener, with over 9 years’ experience of working on historic gardens and private estates in Scotland. He is ideally looking for a long-term position that he can dedicate himself to. Highly experienced in all aspects of gardening and horticulture, including hard and soft landscaping, machinery, managing staff and contractors as well as estate maintenance and upkeep. He is a highly flexible team player, happy to turn his hands to just about anything including driving, general handyman duties and animal care. 

    Call +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: North Cotswolds
    Live In or Live Out: Live OUT
    Salary Expectation: Negotiable depending if Full-time or Part-Time
    Available from:  ASAP
    Candidate ID: 80761
     
    An excellent Sole Gardener who has been working as a Head Gardener for the last 3 years on a large estate in Oxfordshire - he has excellent references from the client who quoted '' he is the best gardener I have ever had''. He is very happy to turn his hands to all garden maintenance duties as well as doing the specialist gardening.  He is very happy to work full-time for a client or part-time as long as he is able to look after a garden for a client he is happy - he is incredibly passionate and hardworking. He is available immediately 
     
    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Hannah Mckeown


     

    Desired Location: Scotland
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation: £30,000
    Available From: 1 month’s notice
    Candidate ID: 62888

    A very conscientious and knowledgeable Gardener. Who undertakes all work in a thorough and careful manner, he is competent in all areas of horticulture. This Gardener has a great passion for walled gardens and oriental plants. He is ideally looking for a long term position that he can dedicate himself to. He has several years experience working in National Trust gardens and private estate gardens.

    Call +44 (0) 131 5565139 or Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland   
    Live In or Live Out: Live in 
    Salary Expectation: £20,000 
    Available From: 3 Months’ Notice   
    Candidate ID: 75538

    This candidate is amazing. She has been working in The Royal Household for the last 4 years and has gained vast amounts of knowledge. This candidate is looking to move to take charge of her own garden and work with a new team. She would be an asset for any estate or household looking to add a fabulous candidate to their team. 

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    +44 (0) 131 556 5139 Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland             
    Live In or Live Out: Live In
    Salary Expectation: £23,000
    Available From: 1 Month's Notice
    Candidate ID: 101185

    This candidate has been an experienced staff member of a Private Estate for 10 years. He is looking for a new role in Scotland. He has experience of gardening, logging, driving, managing the household, contractors and events, painting and decorating. He is married and his wife will be looking for work separately in the area. They have dogs and 1 cat.

    Call +44 (0)131 556 5139 or Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Within an hours travel of Ayr 
    Live In or Live Out: Live Out / Live In
    Salary Expectation: £22,000 - £25,000 GPA
    Available From: Immediately
    Candidate ID: 79490

    This candidate really can do it all. He is experienced in gardening, maintenance, security and cooking. He is an extremely personable and presentable professional who is able to work on his own initiative, be flexible and is committed to his employers and to his work. He is discreet with a warm smile.

    Call
    +44 (0)131 556 5139 or Email Lesley Jones


    Desired Location: Scotland 
    Live In or Live Out: Live In 
    Salary Expectation: £25K  GPA
    Available From: 1 months’ notice 
    Candidate ID: 81068

    A very likeable and professional Head Gardener with 6 years’ experience of working in Scottish gardens as a Head Gardener. Has experience of managing staff and all aspects of running an estate garden. One property is a wedding venue, therefore the gardens had to be immaculate and consistently well maintained to the highest standard. 

    Call +44 (0)131 556 5139 or Email Lesley Jones


     

    Desired Location: South of England 
    Live In or Live Out: Live In, with partner and dog 
    Salary Expectation £25k -£30k 
    Candidate ID: 94968
    Availability: As soon as possible 

    I have a fantastic sole gardener looking for a hands on gardening position in a rural location. He has been working in private households for a number of years. He is experienced with all forms of formal and informal gardens and has experience and knowledge with flowers, plants and garden machinery. He has previous experience working on a shooting estate, taking care of swimming pool, tennis courts and vermin control.  He is a really warm and passionate gardener. He comes with a lovely wife and one dog. 
     
    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Happy to relocate 
    Live In or Live Out: Live in
    Salary Expectation £28k GPA
    Candidate ID:69983
    Availability: As soon as possible 

    A fantastic all-rounder who is looking for his next role. He is an experienced handyman / houseman. He has great experience also working in the role of chef and gardener, using fresh produce. He is happy to take care of the security of the property and accommodate any additional driving duties. He is a man of all trades and is looking for a long-term commitment. He likes to keep busy, happy to help where needed. He has no pets or dependents. 

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Nicola Forster


    Desired Location: Surrey or Central London
    Live in or Live out: Live Out
    Salary Expectation £35K+ 
    Candidate ID: 77050
    Availability: ASAP 

    An excellent Handyman with a very warm and friendly personality. He has been working for a Principal in Central London for over 5 years, looking after a large portfolio of properties including the Principal's office. With a background in construction, he can undertake a wide range maintenance duties, including basic plumbing and electrics.  He looks after an UHNW property which is designed to a high specification. Areas he looks after include a large indoor swimming pool, spa areas and the cinema room. He also maintains the plant room, boilers, and all the household systems (including Creston system). He is organised, efficient and manages all contractors and suppliers coming to the house. He also oversees the annual servicing of all systems. A great flexible candidate who is also happy to drive for a family and look after a fleet of cars. He is available on a couple of weeks notice 

    Call +44 (0)20 7233 9950 or Email Hannah Mckeown