An independent boarding school for 13-18 year old boys
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time gardener to join the team responsible for the maintenance and development of gardens and grounds within Harrow School.
Steeped in centuries of history and tradition, the school houses many unique and nationally important buildings, whose grounds and gardens cover an area in excess of 50 acres comprising formal lawns, hedges and flower beds requiring a high standard of maintenance.
Working alongside the Head Gardener and the gardening team, you should possess a horticultural qualification or have relevant experience .
Duties to include lawn care, planting, pruning, weeding, hedge cutting plus snow clearance and salting in the winter, therefore it is essential that applicants are capable of heavy lifting and able to work outdoors throughout the year in all weathers.
Benefits include free lunch, automatic enrolment into the School’s pension scheme and use of the School’s sports facilities. There is also the opportunity of subsidised membership to the tennis, golf, angling and social clubs.
Application packs are available to download from the School’s website at www.harrowschool.org.uk/work-at-harrow
Or please contact: The HR Department on: 020 8872 8314 firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 6 October 2017
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate for the post, including checks with any past employer and the DBS
Harrow School is an equal opportunities employer.