Gardener

Employer
Rowan Landscapes
Location
London (Central)
Salary
Up to £27,000 per annum plus benefits
Closing date
1 Sep 2022
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Job Details

Rowan Landscapes specialises in soft landscaping and high-quality garden maintenance.

We value and care for the people that work for us.

We are looking for a skilled gardener with experience to join us.

A competitive salary of up to £27,000 a year for a 40-hour week is available for the right candidate, depending on experience and qualifications.

You must have good attention to detail, be able to work efficiently to a high standard and independently without any supervision and be able to fill in weekly timesheets detailing the work carried out. A clean UK driving license and van driving experience is essential for the right candidate.

Skills & Qualifications: 
The work will be a mix of maintenance, soft landscaping, and planting projects. The majority of the work is in schools but there are a few office jobs and large exterior gardens to look after too.

Alongside the right to live and work in the UK, successful candidates should have the following:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a similar position
  • Full Clean UK driving license with van driving experience
  • A good knowledge of plants, pruning, lawn care, pest and disease identification
  • Soft landscaping experience
  • Formal horticulture qualification at least to RHS Level 2 or equivalent
  • Friendly and polite with good client skills
  • Fluent in English - Good work ethic – reliable, punctual, hardworking and able to work in all types of weather
  • Physically fit with excellent teamwork abilities
  • Ability to write weekly timesheets detailing the work carried out

 

Company

A Decade of Growth
Over the last 10 years we have built up a wealth of expertise in primary schools which includes setting up and running gardening clubs for children. We have particular expertise working with schools to establish and maintain their own fruit and vegetable growing areas.

We Love What We Do
Rowan Landscapes is managed by Martin Costelloe and you will often see him running gardening clubs at schools or overseeing contract work, to ensure that the highest standards are maintained. As an owner-managed business Rowan Landscapes care passionately about service and put it at the heart of everything that we do. This can be seen in the relationships that we like to build with our customers.

A Personal Service
Martin takes an active role in all of Rowan Landscapes contracts, from the maintenance of your office plants to the installation of new plant displays and the design of landscaped areas. If you have a problem, a special request or you are simply not satisfied with something then you will have direct access to the person responsible for changing things.

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