We are looking for a couple of gardeners who genuinely love plants and care about doing a great job for customers and their gardens. These are fully-employed positions, either full-time or part-time (minimum 3 days a week). All tools are provided and you travel between jobs in a Company van.
We are a well-established and growing garden maintenance company looking after a wide variety of gardens around Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells.
In a typical day you leave South Tonbridge with your partner for the day at 7.45am sharp. The days are busy visiting 3 or 4 very varied gardens with lots of hand weeding, planting, mowing and pruning to be done. Whatever is needed to keep our clients’ gardens looking fabulous. You finish in your last garden between 4.00pm and 4.30pm and head back to south Tonbridge.
We are looking for a qualified or experienced gardeners with good plant knowledge. You’ll enjoy helping customers get the best from their garden. You’ll know which plants are weeds, which jobs need doing when and be able to give basic gardening advice.
If you’re the ideal candidate you’ll meet these requirements;
- Hold either an RHS or City and Guilds Horticultural qualification or have at least 2 years gardening experience
- Be customer focused
- Be able to use own initiative
- Have excellent communication skills
- Be able to work as part of a team
- Demonstrate a can-do attitude
- Happily work outside whatever the weather
- Be cheerful! We try and bring some sunshine to customers even on the greyest of days.
You must have a full (manual) clean UK driving licence that you have held for at least 12 months (to drive the company vans).
We close over Christmas and the time off is in addition to your standard 28 days annual leave.
So, if you would like to be considered please send me your CV with a short covering note. I look forwards to reading it!
Salary: £22,000.00-£24,000.00 per year