Gardener

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Ilkley
Salary
16000.00 - 17000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Sep 2019
Closes
13 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you looking for exciting opportunity to work as a Gardener?

My client are a leading retirement village based in Ilkley. On site, are beautifully presented lawns and landscapes. They are passionate about nurturing and growing there people, as you will be about creating exceptional, scene setting, award winning gardens.

We'll look to you, to inject pride and passion into your work, maintaining the landscapes and planting flower beds. In turn they will support you in your personal development.

In return they offer competitive rate of pay, extensive support and training to the successful candidate.

As a Gardener, you will be responsible for...

Watering and feeding all border plants, tubs and shrubs on a regular basis to ensure healthy and vigorous plants.
Cutting lawn and bed edges at least every 8 days during the months of March to November and at least four times during the winter months
Tidying all tubs and add bedding plants as directed
Applying moss and weed killer as directed by the Facilities Manager
Keeping all flowerbeds, rose borders and cultivated plants weed free and clean.
General Upkeep and presentation of the gardens and water features across the site.What do we want from you?

Experience in a similar role
Possess good communication and interpersonal skills
Be energetic, enthusiastic and have a passion for being of service
Take pride in everything they do from their personal appearance to their workplace environment
Someone who is willing to learn and develop
Willing to work in all conditions and both internally and externally
Full UK Driving Licence is desirable but not essential

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