My client is looking for an experienced Gardener/Florist for their Estate near Ascot. The successful candidate will work alongside a large team of professional Gardeners and a Garden Manager in a beautiful landscaped garden surrounding a historic property.
The ideal candidate will possess a good general knowledge of floristry and general horticulture. A suitable horticultural qualification would be beneficial, however previous floristry and gardening experience will be taken into consideration. The ability to work proactively within a team providing support and enthusiasm is essential. In addition to the above, the candidate must be a driver and willing to travel to London once a week with another member of staff to prepare the London residence with cut flowers. They must have experience in floristry work as they will be preparing all the house flowers in the properties and preparing flower displays for events and Christmas.
This is an exciting opportunity to work within the grounds of a beautiful estate and to work alongside a fabulous team of passionate and professional horticulturalists.
Responsibilities to include:
- Lawn management
- Fine turf
- Mature shrub/herbaceous and rose borders
- Mature hedging
- Vegetables and cut flowers
- Cutting garden
- Perennial wildflower
- Annual meadows
- Use and maintenance of machinery
- Flower Arranging