EDUCATION, LEISURE & LIFELONG LEARNING
Margam Country Park
Salary: £23,935 - £27,394 per annum
Fixed-term contract for 5 years from date of commencement
37 hours per week
Margam Country Park is one of the leading visitor attractions in South Wales (www.margamcountrypark.co.uk) and we are seeking an experienced Head Gardener to take a leading role in the restoration and development of the historic gardens. The role will involve establishing, maintaining and managing the gardens to the highest horticultural standards, using staff, volunteers and contractors for the benefit of visitors and local people. You will be passionate about sharing the heritage and horticultural features of the site through engaging with interpretation measures and events.
The post requires M.Hort (RHS), Degree, Botanic Garden Diploma, HND or equivalent.
Welsh language skills are not necessary, applications may be submitted in Welsh, these will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.
For an informal discussion, please contact Michael Wynne, Park Manager on 01638 88163 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
You may apply online at the Authority’s website www.npt.gov.uk/jobs download an application pack or contact the HR Recruitment Team by email at email@example.com or by telephone (01639) 686 837 quoting the post title and reference number.
Previous candidates need not apply