Head Gardener

From English Country Gardeners

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Head Gardener required

An exciting opportunity has become available for a knowledgeable gardener to join a lovely private garden based in Surrey on a full time and permanent basis. This position will suit a Gardener or couple (gardener / all rounded groundsperson) with the passion and enthusiasm to manage and maintain the gardens and grounds.

The beautiful all-seasons garden comprises of a large pond, herbaceous and mixed borders with a vast array of ornamental species including a blue garden and a red garden, rose garden, kitchen garden, lawn, small arboretum with specimen oaks, and a woodland area.

The successful applicant will work closely with the property owner and manage a small and flexible team to maintain this beautiful garden to the highest standards. Applicants should be equally passionate, energetic and experienced hands-on professionals. He / She will have experience in horticulturally diverse gardens, good physical fitness, and excellent plant knowledge. Practical experience with a full range of garden machinery is desired, as well as a full driving licence.

Accommodation is provided rent free for the successful applicant and will be discussed with the property owners at interview stage depending on requirements.

SALARY:        Circa £30,000 depending on experience
JOB No:          EC34717

If this Head Gardener vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sara Yassin on 01233 733510 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Head Gardener vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application for this Head Gardener vacancy will have been unsuccessful.