Head Gardener – Golders Hill Park

Expiring today

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£29,120 - £32,890 inclusive of allowances (dependent on performance/experience)
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Ref
OS362
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The City of London’s Open Spaces Department is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Head Gardener to manage a Thomas Mawson inspired grade 2 listed Hill Garden & Pergola at Golders Hill Park and Keats House Gardens, Hampstead.

The duties will involve managing horticulture operations, leading Heath Hand sessions, liaising with Keats House management, leading tours and ensuring the highest horticulture and customer care standards are met.

You will have a minimum of five years horticulture experience, including design knowledge. A level 3 horticulture qualification along with certification of competence in and machinery and PA1&6 are essential.  A full driving licence, excellent written and verbal communication, information technology and office skill are also necessary.  

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Adam Green on 07747767633.

Closing Date: 25 September 2017

Interviews are scheduled for 9 October 2017

To apply, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs

Please note that CV’s will not be accepted

Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number OS362 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes application from all sections of the community.

The City of London Corporation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.