Wednesday , April 17 2024

English Heritage Vacancies – Garden Supervisor

Website English Heritage

Job Description:

Would you like to use your passion and creativity to nurture one of the country’s most prestigious gardens and inspire visitors from across the world? Then join us as Garden Supervisor at Wrest Park, Bedfordshire, brimming with historic character and exciting gardening opportunities, offering a remarkable setting in which to take the next step in your career.

Job Responsibilities:

You’ll be playing a vital role in developing the grounds – with particular attention the the woodland panels in the Great Garden. And you’ll find imaginative ways of bringing to life the stories that they tell, helping visitors of all ages to make new discoveries. Supervising an enthusiastic, dedicated team of gardeners and volunteers, you’ll work closely with our Head Gardener to ensure the gardens and landscape are shown off to the highest standards of presentation.

Qualification & Experience:

We’re looking for someone with a creative eye; high-quality garden experience; great plant knowledge and horticultural skills; and a talent for team supervision. You’ll know how to ensure visitors enjoy their day out, from sharing your gardening knowledge, to ensuring their health and safety. The ability to use and demonstrate all necessary horticultural craft skills, machinery use and maintenance to the highest standards are also a must for this busy and dynamic role.

Job Details:

Company: English Heritage

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Edinburgh, GB

Application Deadline: N/A

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