Estate Gardener

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Gardener (Large Estate) £20K – 24K Our clients offer an exciting opportunity to join our growing business as an Estate Gardener for a high-profile private client on a prestigious 70-acre Berkshire estate. The estate comprises extensive high-end formal gardens, parklands, waterways and features, woodlands and leisure facilities. Ideally, the successful candidate will have a recognised horticultural qualification and proven experience gardening on a high-end private estate. Day to day responsibilities include, but are not limited to; Horticulture * All aspects of horticulture; specialised and more general * All aspects of lawn care * Chemical applications and record keeping (PA1 & PA6 required) – subject to training and supervision as required * Ground clearance and seasonal work * Sweeping and maintenance of hard surfaces / furniture within the gardens * Tending to borders and lawns * Specialised pruning and trimming * Care of artificial tennis court - under instruction * Maintenance of waterways, lakes and stream, irrigation system * Safe operation of machinery subject to training As well as exceptional horticultural ability the candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills / qualities: * Cooperative and enthusiastic nature * Ability to work positively in a tight knit team * Willing to take direction and follow instruction as required * Able to work independently and take ownership for work * High levels of energy and self-motivation * Strong attention to detail * A pro-active and can-do attitude * Good time-management * Ability to work under pressure * Strong work ethic * Integrity and discretion * A desire to develop personally and undertake training A full clean driving licence and own transport are essential due to location (Ascot / Sunninghill area). We are able to offer a competitive salary for the right candidate, dependent on experience and qualifications and 20 days holiday plus bank holidays. Uniform, PPE and relevant training will be provided
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££20000 - £24000/annu
Sunninghill, Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom