Head Gardener - EC3244

Location
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary
Circa £30k + accommodation
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
14 Oct 2017
Ref
EC3244
Function
Gardening Jobs
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Due to the retirement of the Head Gardener a talented and experienced Head Gardener is required to manage one of the most outstanding gardens in the Cotswolds. The gardens consist of 9 acres to include terraced lawns, walled garden, vineries, peach house, glasshouses and gardens and grounds that exhibit a standard of excellence.

The appointed gardener will be responsible for conservation and development/management of the gardens in conjunction with the owners. Daily tasks will involve planning and monitoring, design/maintenance and responsibility for health and safety.

Applicants will need a Horticultural qualification to level 3 horticulture, PA1/PA6 and comprehensive practical experience in a historic garden and I.T literate. This is a very hands on role and would suit a Head Gardener with a strong and positive character. Accommodation is provided on the estate.

Thank you for the interest you have shown in this vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application will have been unsuccessful.