• Full Time
  • PRIVATE AD
  • London
  • Salary: Up to £35,000 DOE

Tony Heywood Landscapes

Head Gardener

We are a well-established, prize-winning, garden maintenance company established over 20 years ago. We maintain and design contemporary gardens, communal residential gardens, roof and water gardens as well as traditional London squares, with topiary hedges and herbaceous borders, all located within a small area of central London.

This is an exciting hands-on role running the maintenance of our gardens and sharing management tasks with our existing Manager.

As our Head Gardener, you will have overall responsibility for managing our small team, ensuring they work in a supported and safe environment, managing and implementing garden maintenance tasks ensuring that all gardens are maintained to a high standard, and contributing towards the smooth running of the organisation.

Your range of tasks will include organising weekly & seasonal rotas, general garden mainteance, managing pests and diseases, record keeping, purchasing and ensuring all areas are maintained to a very high standard.

You will carry out regular checks and assessments for tool & machinery maintenance, health & safety and security and liaise with the Manager & Director, to ensure jobs are performed as and when they are required.

You will be expected to understand all aspects of gardening services, training and management and guide the gardening team to enable them to confidently deal with all aspects of their roles.

Creativity in soft planting and design is encouraged and a friendly & flexible approach to team management is essential.

Essential

  • Excellent plant knowledge
  • Experience in using garden machinery
  • Experience with irrigation systems (pref.)
  • PA1 & PA6 Spraying certificate (pref.)
  • Clean Driving Licence (pref.)

Min 2 yrs garden supervisory or management experience

Excellent interpersonal & organisational skills

Leadership and ability to drive, train & develop a team

Flexible & happy to work in a small team

References rqd

Up to £35,000 neg. (Full time 5 days/week)

Immediate start

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: head gardener, Live Out

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JOB Ref: EC43638

Head Gardener

  • Full Time PRIVATE AD
  • Up to £35,000 DOE
  • London

Head Gardener

We are a well-established, prize-winning, garden maintenance company established over 20 years ago. We maintain and design contemporary gardens, communal residential gardens, roof and water gardens as well as traditional London squares, with topiary hedges and herbaceous borders, all located within a small area of central London.

This is an exciting hands-on role running the maintenance of our gardens and sharing management tasks with our existing Manager.

As our Head Gardener, you will have overall responsibility for managing our small team, ensuring they work in a supported and safe environment, managing and implementing garden maintenance tasks ensuring that all gardens are maintained to a high standard, and contributing towards the smooth running of the organisation.

Your range of tasks will include organising weekly & seasonal rotas, general garden mainteance, managing pests and diseases, record keeping, purchasing and ensuring all areas are maintained to a very high standard.

You will carry out regular checks and assessments for tool & machinery maintenance, health & safety and security and liaise with the Manager & Director, to ensure jobs are performed as and when they are required.

You will be expected to understand all aspects of gardening services, training and management and guide the gardening team to enable them to confidently deal with all aspects of their roles.

Creativity in soft planting and design is encouraged and a friendly & flexible approach to team management is essential.

Essential

  • Excellent plant knowledge
  • Experience in using garden machinery
  • Experience with irrigation systems (pref.)
  • PA1 & PA6 Spraying certificate (pref.)
  • Clean Driving Licence (pref.)

Min 2 yrs garden supervisory or management experience

Excellent interpersonal & organisational skills

Leadership and ability to drive, train & develop a team

Flexible & happy to work in a small team

References rqd

Up to £35,000 neg. (Full time 5 days/week)

Immediate start

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: head gardener, Live Out

You must sign in to apply for this position.


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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