Skip to main content

Estate Gardener wanted to join small friendly team

Employer
Armscote Manor
Location
Armscote, Near Stratford-upon-Avon
Salary
Salary dependant on qualifications of applicant
Closing date
20 Jul 2024

View more

Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Function
Gardening Jobs
Sector
Horticultural Specialist
Seniority
Junior

Job Details

Estate Gardener (32 hours pw)

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic estate gardener to join our small friendly team on a private Warwickshire estate to assist the head gardener and groundsman.

The position is a working hands-on role, it is essential the candidate has a positive attitude, is self-motivated to work individually and happy to work in a team environment.

The role will be varied so candidates should be flexible and comfortable to perform both horticultural tasks and general estate maintenance. Ideally a minimum of three years experience working in a similar position. Some horticultural training would be preferred, but a positive attitude to work, training and gaining experience would be considered.

Responsibilities to include:

  • All aspects of horticulture, general and specialised.
  • Proficiency in plant propagation.
  • Lawn care maintenance.
  • Pruning, training and maintenance of trees and shrubs.
  • General maintenance including, hedges, fences, paths, weeding, mulching.
  • Maintenance of water features and irrigation systems.
  • Occasional stock assistance, moving and handling sheep.
  • Safe operation of garden machinery.

On top of a basic horticultural ability the candidate should demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Cooperative and enthusiastic nature
  • Ability to work positively in a tight knit team
  • Willing to take direction and follow instruction as required
  • Able to work independently and take ownership for work
  • High levels of energy and self-motivation
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A pro-active and can-do attitude
  • Good time-management
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Strong work ethic
  • Integrity and discretion
  • A desire to develop skills

A full clean driving licence and own transport are preferred due to location (Shipston on Stour area).

 

Company

Company info
Website
Telephone
07850677029
Location
Armscote Manor
Armscote
Stratford upon Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 8DA
United Kingdom

Apply for Estate Gardener wanted to join small friendly team

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

Find out more about TopCV

Upload additional Files

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:
Marketing Communications

Haymarket Media Group, publisher of HortWeek, takes your privacy seriously.

Learn more about how we use your information when job seeking.

We would like to keep you updated by email with information and opportunities which we hope will help you in your work.

We believe we can demonstrate a legitimate interest in using your details for marketing purposes, but if you do not wish to receive these messages, you can manage your options:

We will use your information to ensure you receive messages that are relevant to you.

Should you cease to require these services in future, you can stop receiving these messages from us via the unsubscribe link on any email received or by contacting us directly. Please see our Full Privacy Notice.

By applying for a job listed on Horticulture Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs