Head Gardener - 41171

Location : South West London
Salary : 25 DOE
Vacancy ID : 41171

We are currently recruiting an experienced Head Gardener to manage gardens in South West London. You must be trustworthy, reliable and have exceptional work experience.

The ideal candidate will have previous grounds maintenance experience with the ability to identify common garden plants, pests and diseases.

An immediate start is available for the right candidate. 

Job Purpose:

To effectively supervise your team on a daily basis, ensuring that the requirements of the client and the specification are fully met for the enjoyment, recreation and safety of the site, employees and visitors.

Provide support to the line manager in relation to the teams compliance of company procedures and policies.

Skills and experience:

  • CRB check
  • NVQ or Diploma Level 2 Horticulture / Landscaping (or equivalent) preferable
  • Spraying Certificates NPTC PA1 &PA6 preferable, but not required
  • Minimum of 4 years¬†experience of Corporate and/or Local Authority Grounds Maintenance
  • Holds valid driving licence preferably with legal and practical ability to use a trailer
  • Ideally previous experience of supervising others
  • RHS General Horticulture or equivalent.

Please quote 41171 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

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