Experienced Gardener Required

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£19.5–26K, dependent on horticultural knowledge, experience and skills.
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
01 Oct 2017
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Experienced Gardener required

Are you an experienced passionate gardener looking for a full-time, permanent position?

We are a busy garden design and maintenance company and have been established for 30 years. We have a growing portfolio of high-end residential gardens across north west London and are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced full-time Gardener.

If you meet the following requirements, we would love to hear from you: 

  • Minimum of 2–3 years' experience as a professional gardener
  • Good plant knowledge (plant identification test on interview) 
  • Proven experience in pruning hedges and shrubs, mowing, flowerbed maintenance (weeding and pruning) and planting; including the use of power tools. Installing irrigation systems an advantage
  • Good work ethic – reliable, punctual, hard working, practical and able to work in all types of weather
  • Energetic and physically fit with excellent teamwork abilities and a willingness to learn
  • Well-presented with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in English 
  • Horticultural qualifications (RHS 2 or equivalent). PA1/PA6 spraying certificates an advantage.
  • Clean UK driving licence essential

Working hours are 8am–4.30pm Mon-Fri; longer in summer months.Winter months are also busy.Salary of £19.5–26K, dependent on horticultural knowledge, experience and skills.

Please email a covering letter, CV with contact details, and two contactable references to Maria Dallow – Mariadallow@gmail.com

Immediate start available