Part Time Gardener
A beautiful 10-acre estate located near Malmesbury, a market town steeped in history dating back to the 12 century are seeking a part time Gardener to work 3 days per week.
The garden consists of a wildflower meadow, many mature trees and a recently refurbished half an acre Kitchen garden which has been established to provide seasonal produce for the family and fruit cages have been added last year. Currently under development is a cut flower and family garden.
This incredible estate is described by the owners as their ‘forever’ home. The owners have a wealth of horticultural knowledge and have been involved in the garden’s development. The aim for the grounds of the estate is for it to flow, keeping it consistent and relevant to the curtilage of the main dwelling.
The successful applicant will need excellent references and a hard-working approach with reasonable plant and horticultural knowledge. The owner has ambitious plans for the estate therefore requires a Gardener that can work to a high standard and has previous experience in implementing garden designs. In return, an excellent renumeration package (a daily rate) will be provided for the successful applicant.
Candidates needs to be trustworthy, conscientious, be able to self-motivated and have a great positive attitude. Someone who can be relied upon to work on their own without the guidance of the estate owner. They should be prepared to work outside in all weathers, have the determination and drive to get a job done and a have a vision for maintaining and enhancing the garden as required. Previous experience working on a large private estate and operating large machinery is essential as well as a full UK driving licence and chainsaw licence.
SALARY: £140 per day, 3 days per week
LOCATION: Malmesbury, Wiltshire
JOB No: EC6875
If this part time Gardener vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sara Yassin on 01233 733510 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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