Experienced Gardener

Location
Turnham Green, London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £26,000
Posted
23 Feb 2017
Closes
23 Mar 2017
Function
Gardening Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

We are a busy, well-established high end, garden design, landscape and maintenance company based in Chiswick, London W4, seeking a full-time gardener to join the team.

We have a growing portfolio of high-end residential gardens across West London and are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced full time gardener to help with all aspects of soft landscaping and garden maintenance in private gardens.

If you are passionate about horticulture and meet the following requirements, we would love to hear from you: 

  • Proven gardening experience essential
  • Applicants should have good all round horticultural knowledge, previous experience of professional garden maintenance.
  • A good knowledge of plant pests and diseases.  Experience of pruning plants and shrubs; mowing and lawn maintenance, flowerbed maintenance and planting.
  • Good plant knowledge (plant identification test on interview) 
  • Good work ethic – reliable, punctual, hardworking and able to work in all types of weather
  • Physically fit with excellent teamwork abilities
  • Well presented with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in English 
  • Horticultural qualifications (RHS 2 or equivalent). PA1/PA6 spraying certificates an advantage
  • Full Clean UK driving licence essential

Working hours are 7.30am – 4.30pm Mon – Fri. (Occasional overtime available)

Salary of between £80.00 and £100.00 per day, depending upon experience, 28 days paid holiday per year inclusive of Bank Holidays and Public Holidays

Please email a covering letter, CV with contact details, and two contactable references