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Head Gardener - New Hall School

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The salary range is £35,543pa to £41,835pa (NHC37-NHC43)

The hours of work are 8.00am-5.00pm, Monday to Friday, all-year round

New Hall School requires, as soon as possible, a Head Gardener. The Head Gardener will lead the Gardening Team in the preparation and upkeep of the School’s beautiful Grade II registered Park & Garden, in line with maintenance and development plans.

Seasonal Nursery Workers - Trees for Life

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Salary to be discussed at interview, with a starting hourly rate of £9.90.

Do you enjoy working with plants in the great outdoors come rain or shine? We are searching for Seasonal Nursery Workers to join our specialist nursery at Dundreggan, close to the banks of Loch Ness, on fixed-term contracts between March and July.

Senior Gardener - National Trust

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This is a new role now available only for the second time in 25 years! Come and join our team at Fenton House as our new Senior Gardener.

If you are looking for a place to flourish and enjoy celebrating and sharing our horticultural work as much as doing it, we want to hear from you!

We strive to put our audiences and supporters at the heart of everything we do, finding new ways to provide benefit wherever we can. Like our visitors, you’ll be able to appreciate the beautiful and restorative setting of these places and living and working close to Hampstead Heath yet being only 15 minutes away from the buzz of central London.

Landscape Operative - The Crown Estate

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Location: Windsor

Employment Type: Permanent

Start date: ASAP

The Windsor Estate is a part of The Crown Estate, a real estate business specialising in commercial property in central London, prime regional retail and offshore wind.

We are currently looking for a Landscape Operative to join our team. The successful candidate will be part of the team who maintain and develop the beautiful landscape of Windsor Great Park to the highest standards.

Level 2 Horticulture / Landscape Operative Apprenticeship - Royal Horticultural Society

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Location: RHS Garden Hyde Hall, RHS Garden Rosemoor, RHS Garden Bridgewater, RHS Garden Harlow Carr, RHS Garden Wisley

Duration: Two years fixed term

Salary: Circa £16,302 (those under the age of 23) £17,375 (those above the age of 23) per annum 37.5 hours per week

This apprenticeship will enable you to learn about the science, art and practice of horticulture in the setting of an RHS Garden, and in doing so, work within its departments and with its teams and individuals to gain knowledge, skills, training and experiences in and of horticulture (in terms of study and the work-based context). You will work alongside our knowledgeable, skilled and experienced staff in an RHS Garden, alongside studying at college to develop, enhance and deepen your understanding of horticulture.

Level 3 Landscape / Horticulture Supervisor Apprenticeship - Royal Horticultural Society

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Location: RHS Garden Rosemoor

Duration: Three years fixed term

Salary: Circa £16,302 (those under the age of 23) £17,375 (those above the age of 23) per annum 37.5 hours per week.

This apprenticeship will enable you to learn about the science, art and practice of horticulture in the setting of RHS Garden Rosemoor. You would work within its departments and with its teams and individuals to enhance and deepen your current understanding of horticulture, and develop Level 3 knowledge, skills and experiences to prepare you for professional life in the industry.

RHS Specialist Horticultural Placements (SHP) - Royal Horticultural Society

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Location: RHS Gardens: Bridgewater, Harlow Carr, Rosemoor, Hyde Hall, and Wisley.

Salary: Circa £16,731 per annum, one year (fixed term) 37.5 hours per week

The RHS School of Horticulture (SoH) has been at the forefront of horticultural training for over 100 years. It’s one year Specialist Horticultural Placement (SHP) programme will enable you to learn about the science, art and practice of horticulture in a specialist field, in the setting of RHS Garden Wisley. The placements available are: Alpine, Arboriculture, Edibles, Estate & Countryside, Formal Ornamental, Garden Support Services, Glasshouse, Herbaceous Ornamental, Nursery and Propagation, Ornamental & Turf, Sustainable, Trials, Welcome and Riverside, Wellbeing & Community, and Woodland Ornamental.

RHS Level 3 / Level 4 Diploma in Horticultural Practice - Royal Horticultural Society

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Duration: Two years (fixed term)

Location: RHS Garden Wisley,

37.5 hours per week.

Do you have an existing Level 2 qualification and work experience in horticulture, but want to learn more about horticulture and develop team leader/supervisory skills? This two-year Diploma course is an academic and work-based programme of study and training that will enable you to learn about the science, art and practice of horticulture in the setting of RHS Garden Wisley. You would work within its departments and with its teams and individuals to enhance and deepen your understanding of horticulture that you gained at Level 2, and develop Level 3/4 knowledge, skills and experiences to prepare you for professional life in the industry.

Educational Gardener - Lanark Community Development Trust

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Salary £27,000 year one, £28,000 year two, £29,000 year three.
Location: Lanark, Castlebank Horticultural Centre
Terms: 3 year’s fixed term contract. 35 hours per week, public holidays. Commencing 01/03/2022

Lanark Community Development Trust is an independent Scottish charity which develops and delivers community projects with a social, environmental or economical impact in the town of Lanark.Education is a key project aim and the Educational Gardener will provide a wide range of horticultural, educational, training and volunteering opportunities for local people of all ages and backgrounds including: long-term unemployed young people, individuals returning to work, young people in formal education, children & adults with additional support needs and older residents living in social isolation. Your role will promote life-long learning through providing educational aids, activities, displays and teaching both informally and formally through providing structured demonstrations and classes to community and school groups in good horticultural practice including, but not limited to: organic growing, bee keeping, orchard management, recycling, composting, propagation, horticultural maintenance and vegetable / fruit production and developing a commercial client base.

Senior Project Officer - Let’s Get Growing Project - The Conservation Volunteers

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Based in Leicester City

28 hours per week

Salary: £18,480 (inc. 10% responsibility allowance - £23,100 FTE with allowance).

This is an exciting opportunity to deliver the Let’s Get Growing project, funded by Public Health Leicester. You will be managing a small team and working with a range of schools, community groups and allotment societies to expand food growing within Leicester City, including delivery of a range of workshops, training programmes and events. You will be helping the community groups to build capacity and to integrate wildlife and climate friendly gardening techniques into their food growing activities.

Handyworker / Maintenance Person - Jupiter Artland

We are looking for somebody to play a key and leading role in the development, repair and maintenance of Jupiter Artland and Bonnington House, in liaison with Nicky and Robert Wilson and Keeper of the landscape

Jupiter Artland is an award-winning contemporary sculpture garden located just outside Edinburgh. Founded in 2009, now home to over 30 permanent and unique site-specific sculptures Jupiter Artland has grown into one of Scotland’s most significant arts organisations, with an international reputation for innovation and creativity and a seasonal programme of carefully curated exhibitions and events that showcase and champion a plethora of artists, both emerging and established.

Landscape Manager - English Heritage

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From £35,668 - £37,650 per annum depending on location / 36 Hours Per Week / Permanent

As Landscape Manager you will be responsible for a portfolio of properties within the Estate Region ranging from designed landscapes to ruined castles, hill forts and medieval villages. Working across this diverse estate you will be our lead on caring for our estate grounds.

As the Landscape Manager you will be providing a complete and comprehensive cyclical and response grounds maintenance service to English Heritage and Local Management Agreement sites.

Head Gardener - Perennial, Gardeners' Royal Benevolent Society

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Salary of c£28,000 dependant on skills and experience

Perennial is the nation's only charity dedicated to helping people in horticulture.

As the Head Gardener, you will help to ensure that the history, ecology, evolved design and artistic integrity of The Laskett Gardens and other grounds associated with the site are conserved and presented to an exemplary standard.

Using your creative vision and top level horticultural knowledge and skills, you will lead a brilliant team, fostering a culture that makes involvement in the garden a rewarding, rich and enjoyable experience for visitors, volunteers and staff.

Estate Foreman - The Aldburgh Estate

Estate Foreman wanted for Rural Estate in North Yorkshire

A forward thinking rural Estate close to Masham is looking to employ an experienced person to carry out a varied and exciting role maintaining and improving the buildings, woodland, parks and gardens across the Estate.

The candidate will be a very important member of a small team and ideally experienced in property maintenance. 

Internships on Small Organic Vegetable Farm - Linley Farm

March to October

35-40 hours a week, rotation of weekend shifts

We are an organic market garden based in a 4.5-acre walled garden; part of a large, diversified regenerative organic mixed farm. We supply vegetables, fruit and flowers locally and to select London restaurants. We practice no-dig methods focussing on soil health and composting. We grow for flavour and health above all else, and we produce a huge variety of interesting and unusual crops.

Gardener - Heritage Gardening

Full time 40hr per week, £20-21,000pa depending on experience.

Part-time and flexible working also available.

We are looking for qualified or experienced gardeners to join our growing team. We work in some of the most beautiful properties in rural Wiltshire, specialising in private manor garden renovations.

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