From BGM Services

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Gardener required

Job Ref ADV403

40 hours per week.

Salary, dependent upon experience and negotiation £26,000 to £28,000 pa plus benefits.

BGM Services at Benenden School

Have you always wanted to use your experience as a Gardener / Groundsperson in a role where you can truly make a difference every day?

If so, we would love to hear from you!

We have a vacancy for a Gardener to join our friendly team based at Benenden School.

The Role

Working at Benenden School requires a level of care and respect not found in a generic job. We provide the School with a service that allows pupils, teachers and visitors to enjoy and make use of the 300 acres situated in a beautiful part of Kent.

As part of our busy site team, you will work closely with the Head of Grounds and Gardens on the plan for the gardens at this site. You will also be able to use your creativity to shape this plan.

You will be responsible for all gardening and grounds maintenance activity including:

· Seasonal gardening and grounds maintenance including pruning and planting schemes and general garden maintenance of both the  formal garden areas and Senior staff gardens. weeding,

There is the opportunity for personal development and training on areas that you need to be upskilled in or have an interest in.

This role requires flexibility and pulling together as one team to support each other and provide the exceptional care and service that we are known for.

Wherever the day takes you, your attention to detail will make sure we get it right – which is so important to what we do.

About you

Previous experience in a role as a Gardener, Groundsperson, Grounds Maintenance, horticulture.

Organised with excellent attention to detail.

You will need to hold a full driving licence to be able to operate some of the machinery we use (e.g. site transportation)

About BGM Services

BGM Services have been managing and maintaining the grounds of schools and other educational establishments for over 30 years. We currently have 17 locations across south-east England with plans to continue growing responsibly.

We have established a reputation for creating beautifully landscaped, high quality and practical facilities for schools to enjoy and make use of. Our core objective is to deliver the highest possible standards of care in a way that is uniquely personal to each school.

What We Offer

If you would like to join us, you can be sure of a warm welcome, ongoing training and development and a sense of pride in your work.

In addition to salary, you will also be eligible for the following benefits:

· Overtime pay

· Accredited training

· Pension scheme

· Uniform provided

· Free parking

. Free lunches

Start a rewarding career with us by applying today.

Salary: generous, dependent upon experience and negotiation

Please contact us via email

or telephone our office 01483 200779