020 8187 5588

Head Gardener

We are looking for a skilled and reliable Gardener with good Horticultural knowledge to join our team. The candidate must be physically fit, flexible and have excellent customer service skills.

  • Horticulture qualification – NVQ 2+ Horticulture or RHS level 2+ Or excellent relevant experience.
  • Full driving licence essential (Driving Vans)
  • Demonstrable skill in managing annuals, perennials, shrubs, etc.
  • Previous experience in identifying plant pest/diseases and rectifying.
  • Experience in using handheld tools and gardening machinery
  • Ability to plan work and foresee gardening needs as they arise
  • Ability to work alone or in a team
  • Must have good knowledge of using apps on a smart phone (Parking , Workflow, Note Taking)
  • Must Be Reliable and Punctual
  • Must have great communication skills

Main Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Preparing the work van with all necessary consumables and tools when required (Bags, Fuel, Tools, Materials, Plants, Compost etc.)
  • Collecting and Returning Keys (When required)
  • Driving to and from properties and delivering outstanding Gardening + Customer service to clients.
  • Using Garden Machinery (Trimmers, Hedge Cutters, Jet-wash etc.)
  • Using Hand tools and going onto Ladders
  • Maintaining a great professional relationship with clients and Up-Selling other services where possible
  • Maintaining a good record of requirements and client priorities in our online database (done by note taking and office staff)
  • Keeping track of time and work schedule using Mobile App
  • Being proactive in the garden
  • Having great time management skills
  • Being Flexible in terms of working hours, some days are longer some are shorter.

Job Types:

  • Full-time, Permanent

Salary:

  • £36,550.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Additional leave
  • Company car
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

Supplemental pay types:

  • Tips

COVID-19 considerations:

  • Mask Wearing

Application question(s):

  • Are you local to or able to easily get to SM5 1RT every morning ?

Experience:

  • General Gardening: 3 years (required)
  • Horticulture Practice: 3 years (required)

Licence/Certification:

  • Clean Driving Licence (required)

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location:

  • In person

Complete the form and upload your CV below: