• Full Time
  • Live Out
  • PRIVATE AD
  • Hampshire
  • Salary: Up to £25,000 DOE

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Assistant Gardener required

This is a great opportunity for someone to progress their career under an experienced Head Gardener in a beautiful setting in the Meon Valley, near Petersfield.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Assistant Gardener to help us with the ongoing development and maintenance of the grounds of this small privately owned garden.

As an Assistant Gardener you will work closely with the Head Gardener on the development and maintenance of the garden and accompanying grounds. The owners are experienced employers who are keen to promote ongoing professional development.

The ideal candidate will have previous professional experience in hands-on gardening and would preferably hold a relevant qualification. A sound knowledge of plants together with good all round experience in practical skills in gardening a must. As an Assistant Gardener you will work under the guidance and supervision of the Head Gardener while also being required to work efficiently on your own when needed.

The successful candidate will be required to work a 40 hour week, Monday to Friday and also have the flexibility to help with some additional watering duties weekends during the summer months.

Three year contactable references must be given and your own transport required. Non smoker please.

Duties to include:

  • Maintenance and development of borders and beds.
  • Planting of perennials, bulbs, trees and shrubs.
  • Weeding, mulching, composting and digging of all borders. Looking after flower pots around the main house.
  • Propagation of all plants and vegetables in greenhouses. Irragation and watering by
  • hand all the plants and flowers. Pruning and hedge cutting of plants, shrubs and hedges.
  • Kitchen garden planning and maintenance of fruit and vegetables. Leaf blowing and maintenance of paths and patios.
  • Maintenance and cutting of lawns and meadow areas.
  • Ensuring all out buildings are kept clean and tidy at all times.

Remuneration:
Salary £22,000 – £25,000 subject to qualifications and experience.

Benefits:
Statutory Holiday pay and Bank Holidays. Statutory sick pay. (SSP)
Work place pension scheme.

This is a full time, live out role based in the Meon Valley.

This private advert is being managed directly by the employer. English Country Gardeners are not involved in the hiring process and are therefore unable to share any additional information on this role. If you have any questions regarding this position, the best course of action is to apply for the job which will open a line of communication with the employer.

Tagged as: Assistant Gardener, Live Out

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JOB Ref: EC44624

Assistant Gardener

  • Full Time Live Out PRIVATE AD
  • Up to £25,000 DOE
  • Hampshire

Assistant Gardener required

This is a great opportunity for someone to progress their career under an experienced Head Gardener in a beautiful setting in the Meon Valley, near Petersfield.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Assistant Gardener to help us with the ongoing development and maintenance of the grounds of this small privately owned garden.

As an Assistant Gardener you will work closely with the Head Gardener on the development and maintenance of the garden and accompanying grounds. The owners are experienced employers who are keen to promote ongoing professional development.

The ideal candidate will have previous professional experience in hands-on gardening and would preferably hold a relevant qualification. A sound knowledge of plants together with good all round experience in practical skills in gardening a must. As an Assistant Gardener you will work under the guidance and supervision of the Head Gardener while also being required to work efficiently on your own when needed.

The successful candidate will be required to work a 40 hour week, Monday to Friday and also have the flexibility to help with some additional watering duties weekends during the summer months.

Three year contactable references must be given and your own transport required. Non smoker please.

Duties to include:

  • Maintenance and development of borders and beds.
  • Planting of perennials, bulbs, trees and shrubs.
  • Weeding, mulching, composting and digging of all borders. Looking after flower pots around the main house.
  • Propagation of all plants and vegetables in greenhouses. Irragation and watering by
  • hand all the plants and flowers. Pruning and hedge cutting of plants, shrubs and hedges.
  • Kitchen garden planning and maintenance of fruit and vegetables. Leaf blowing and maintenance of paths and patios.
  • Maintenance and cutting of lawns and meadow areas.
  • Ensuring all out buildings are kept clean and tidy at all times.

Remuneration:
Salary £22,000 – £25,000 subject to qualifications and experience.

Benefits:
Statutory Holiday pay and Bank Holidays. Statutory sick pay. (SSP)
Work place pension scheme.

This is a full time, live out role based in the Meon Valley.

This private advert is being managed directly by the employer. English Country Gardeners are not involved in the hiring process and are therefore unable to share any additional information on this role. If you have any questions regarding this position, the best course of action is to apply for the job which will open a line of communication with the employer.

Tagged as: Assistant Gardener, Live Out

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You can apply to this job and others using your online resume. Click the link below to submit your online resume and email your application to this employer.

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