An excellent opportunity has become available for a Gardener has arisen on a beautiful garden in a sheltered location within the peak district, Derbyshire. The successful candidate will be in charge of the ongoing maintenance of the entire garden to a high horticultural standard throughout the seasons, alongside future development in a sole capacity.
The Grade II * listed property is encompassed by 2 acres of stunning gardens, featuring a walled garden, herbaceous borders, roses, climbers, and a combination of both formal lawns and informal lawns. The garden also includes some beautiful water features, a large pond and modest greenhouse.
The key focus for the gardener will be to bring passion into and maintain the garden to a high horticultural standard. The successful candidate will be a knowledgeable and experienced gardener, with extensive plant knowledge, able to properly care for herbaceous boarders and roses, an eye for detail, and have demonstratable experience within a similar setting. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate a positive and approachable attitude, while also being comfortable with dogs as they have 3 friendly and energetic labs on site. Relevant horticultural qualifications are desirable but not essential, alongside the addition of industry related tickets such as PA1/PA6 spraying and chainsaw certification.
This is an amazing opportunity for a gardener who is searching for a long-term position to implement their skills, maintain a stunning garden and increase their vast knowledge. The position is full time, Monday to Friday. Additionally, a company vehicle will be provided to the successful candidate.
SALARY: Circa £27,000 DOE
JOB No: EC60168
If this gardener vacancy is of interest please apply or contact Tom Little on 01233 733510 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
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