Live In Sole Gardener

Location
edinburgh
Salary
£20,000 to £25,000
Posted
16 Aug 2019
Closes
03 Sep 2019
Ref
LJ: 54314
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Sole Gardener Job

Greycoat Lumleys’ client are seeking a Sole Gardener for their private home in the South West of Edinburgh.  The family are very welcoming and looking for an experienced Gardener with a good horticultural knowledge and able to work on their own initiative.

The grounds consist of a driveway, large lawn area, plants around the main house, a pond and woodland areas.   The Gardener will be required to maintain and develop the gardens and also maintain the outside of the properties i.e. clearing the gutters and drains.  As there are a large number of trees there is a lot of leaves that need to be cleared throughout the year.

There is a good stock of machinery and this will need to be maintained and looked after.

A driver is essential for this role.

Chainsaw licence preferred but not essential.

The job is either live in our live out

Live In:                       Very high standard 1 bedroom property provided (all utility bills and Council Tax are provided) 

 

Or potential of an alternative property with a different package

 

 

 

Live Out:                    The gardener would be expected to live in the provided accommodation when the Principals are not in residence.  In either case the gardener is expected as part of his residential duty to take responsibility for the security of the property, back by a security system and to take care of family pets: 2 dogs and 2 cats

 

 

 

Salary:                         £20,000 - £25,000 gross annual salary + accommodation

 

Start:                           ASAP

Hours:                                    40 per week

Job Number:             54314