Our client, a Cambridge College, is looking to appoint a new gardener, to join the college gardens team on a full-time basis.
Salary: £18,525 - £20,171 per annum (depending on skills, knowledge and experience)
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (exclusive of meal breaks)
Contract Type: Permanent, subject to six months’ probation.
The successful applicant will report to the Head Gardener and will be responsible for the continued upkeep of the gardens, greenhouse production and helping with the ongoing design work and regeneration of the grounds.
The successful applicant will possess a broad plant knowledge, a recognised horticultural qualification and will have prior experience of working with a wide range of horticultural machinery. Applicants must be able to demonstrate good team working skills, organisation skills, as well as a good understanding of health and safety and the benefits of plants on the college and its users. PA1 and PA6A spraying certificates are desirable.
The College offers excellent benefits including an occupational pension scheme and subsidised meals.
The College is home to students of all backgrounds from the UK and across the world. They are proud of their diversity. They therefore welcome staff whatever their protected characteristics, and they are keen to receive applications from people who may be under-represented in their community.
Closing date: Application forms should be received by noon 11 June 2021.
Interviews: Week commencing 21 June 2021.
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You will prompted to complete a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to complete your application.
No agencies please.