GARDEN MANAGER/HEAD GARDENER

Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
Salary £40k depending upon experience
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
17 Nov 2016

GARDEN MANAGER/HEAD GARDENER

Required in the Cotswolds to be responsible for the management, maintenance, development and planning of a large private country house. The 50 acre gardens are 100% organic which consist of formal and informal gardens, wall garden with vegetable, fruit and cut flower areas, greenhouses for displays, houseplants and propagation, woodland gardens, lakes, meadows, orchards, and parkland. Plus service areas, and all maintained to a very high standard throughout the year.

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and self-motivated Head Gardener to manage a team of 8 gardeners. Must have extensive horticultural and plant knowledge with practice of managing organic gardens. Familiar with Health & Safety practices, and able to work with garden consultants, suppliers and sub-contractors.

Driving Licence essential

Working week, Monday to Friday with weekend Rota

Salary £40k depending upon experience

Attractive cottage provided on the Estate

Contact: estate.office@daylesford.co.uk