Sole Gardener Required for Live Out Position in Chobham, Surrey (not Cobham)

Recruiter
Estate Manager
Location
Chobham, Woking
Salary
Freelance - Hourly Rate DOE
Posted
09 Jan 2017
Closes
09 Feb 2017
Function
Gardening Jobs
Contract Type
Freelance

An experienced Sole Gardener with traditional skills and extremely high standards is required for a large, informal country garden in Chobham, near Woking in Surrey (not Cobham).

The role will involve the management of the entire garden including mixed borders, lawns, woodland, kitchen garden and orchard. Experience in managing a similar type of garden must be demonstrated, together with strong traditional gardening skills and the ability to identify and care for a wide range of plants. A horticultural qualification would be an advantage, and an energetic, self-motivated and willing attitude is also essential. A full driving licence and own transport are required.

This is a freelance position (hourly rate DOE) and will require a minimum of 3 days per week. Please apply in writing providing full details of your age, experience, location and current commitments. This role requires a skilled horticulturist - applicants without suitable experience and a detailed plant knowledge will not be considered. References will be required and followed up.