Experienced Horticulturist

Location
Lincolnshire
Salary
£16,000 - £19,000 Depending on experience
Posted
26 Sep 2016
Closes
26 Oct 2016
Function
Gardening Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

GRIMSTHORPE CASTLE GARDENS

EXPERIENCED HORTICULTURIST

Starting date January 2017

An experienced horticulturist is required to join the gardening team at Grimsthorpe Castle, Lincolnshire.

The gardens cover an area of approximately 65 acres and are open to the public seasonally. They include herbaceous borders, formal hedges and topiary, kitchen garden, extensive lawns, roses and woodland.

The ideal candidate will have a high level of experience and they will need to bring energy, enthusiasm and experience to the role and both practical and formal training. They need to be punctual, efficient, flexible and hard working.

A competitive salary will be offered along with a generous contributory pension scheme.  The salary will be commensurate with experience and is likely to be in the range of £16,000 to £19,000.

C.P.D. will be encouraged to provide training to enable work within the gardens to be carried out as efficiently and safely as possible.

Further information can be found on our website or from:

The Managing Agent, Grimsthorpe Estate Office, Grimsthorpe, BOURNE, PE10 0LY www.grimsthorpe.co.uk  (click on The Estate page and Job Vacancies)

 

The Grimsthorpe and Drummond Castle Trust Limited is a Registered Charity, Charity No: 1356661