Experienced Gardener – EC4556

From English Country Gardeners

A wonderful opportunity has arisen for an Experienced Gardener to take on the responsibility to manage a 4 acre private garden near Haslemere, Surrey. The garden contains areas that include shrubs, roses, ericaceous plants, kitchen garden/orchard with greenhouse, alongside hedging, topiary, lawns and small pond.

The owner requires a passionate plants person who will specifically manage the plant collections and also assist with other duties from time to time such as swimming pool maintenance, looking after domestic animals and security of the house.

Applicants will need to demonstrate extensive hands on experience in a large private garden and comprehensive all round plant knowledge with ability to maintain the garden to a consistently high standard. A formal horticultural qualification would be desirable. You will in general work unsupervised but still required to liaise with the owner as necessary.  The garden is open 1 day/year under the NGS, therefore the gardener will be expected to ensure the garden looks at its best for the open day.

If this Experienced Gardener vacancy is of interest please apply or contact Mark Hudson on 012337733510 or mark.hudson@englishcountrygardeners.co.uk

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