Senior Gardener (Ref: WP151217SG)

Location
Woodcote Park, Epsom

Full time, Permanent

Salary
23,460 - 25,806 per annum + excellent company benefits

Closing date
05/02/2018

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Full Job Description

 

Senior Gardener required for an immediate start in Woodcote Park, Epsom.
 

We are looking for a Senior Gardener passionate about horticulture to join our Gardening team acting as a Deputy to the Head Gardener. The team is responsible for maintaining and developing the gardens and public spaces at our country estate near Epsom, whilst respecting its unique heritage. You will be working at our Private Members Club based within 350 acres of Surrey Countryside including two stunning 18-hole Golf Courses.


As a senior member of our expert Gardening team you will work closely with the Head Gardener to support with the planning and management of the gardens and the Gardeners teams. You will work towards a shared goal of implementing a sustainable plant maintenance programme that guarantees year-round quality and consistency.
 

To succeed, you will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in horticulture, and be passionate about managing the department and gardens to a high standard. You will also have an NVQ 3 or RHS level 3 or the equivalent work experience, including managing gardens to a high standard. An understanding of working with annuals, perennials and shrubs is essential along with the knowledge of identifying plant pests and diseases.
 

In return for your commitment we’ll provide you with fantastic flexible benefits including; a very generous pension scheme, an employer paid health cash plan, holiday exchange, free meals on duty and a genuine investment in your personal development. You will also receive a uniform and scope to develop your career within the Club.