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Head Gardener


Job Description

Head Gardeners will manage a gardening team perhaps of a historic garden, they will plan develop and make sure the garden is looking at its best. They will record plant collections and trees and will monitor and control diseased trees and plants to help contain the disease.

Entry Requirements

Experience as a gardener and a keen interest in horticulture is essential. BTEC or degree in horticulture would be preferably.

Required Skills

  • You will need good IT and administration skills
  • A passion for plants, shrubs and all aspects of gardening
  • A keen interest in conservation and how it effects the landscape
  • Hardworking
  • Prepared to be outside in all weathers 
  • Practical 

Starting Salary

£18,000 to £25,000

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