Head Gardener

Reference

HAL/AR/063805

Sector

Construction

Salary

£20,000 to £30,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Weston-under-Lizard

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

22/03/2024

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Head Gardener

Location: Weston-under-Lizard, Staffordshire

Salary: Very Competitive + Excellent Benefits

The Client:

Our client is a prestigious manor house, offering an ideal setting for conferences, weddings, and private celebrations. With modern amenities, award-winning cuisine, and bespoke service, they stand as a premier venue in the Heart of England.

The Role:

As a Head Gardener, you will lead the gardens team to maintain and develop the gardens, enhancing visitor experience and supporting the estate's strategic goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead, train, and supervise garden staff while ensuring high standards.
  • Manage greenhouse operations and address structural issues.
  • Foster a welcoming environment and ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Conduct risk assessments, set performance standards, and manage budgets.
  • Attend meetings, conduct staff appraisals, and provide training.

Requirements:

Essential:

  • Previously worked as a Gardener or in a similar role.
  • Machinery operation experience.
  • Skilled in IT, including Excel and Word.
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills.

Good to have:

  • Horticulture qualifications (City & Guilds Level 2/3, RHS Level 2).
  • Spraying and chainsaw licences.
  • First Aid at Work qualification.

Apply now for this unique opportunity to lead the gardens team at a prestigious estate and further your career.

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