Full Time Live In Gardener for large private country house near Bury St Edmunds
We are looking for a very experienced gardener, preferably with horticultural qualifications who can manage 3 acres of formal gardens. Excellent plant knowledge essential and the ability to understand the seasons, knowing what needs doing at all times. Must be able to work unsupervised and can work using their own initiative
This is a full time, permanent position so the successful person must be happy working outside in all weathers keeping the garden and areas surrounding the house neat, tidy and well stocked throughout the year. Must be happy operating and maintaining large garden machinery, including ride on mower, sprayer,hedge cutter and chain saw.
As well as the formal garden there is a walled garden, tennis court, swimming pool and orchard – all areas need tending.
General help with driving and pet care may also be required at times.
Highly recommended position as current gardener has been employed for 15 years!
The house is home to a family of 5 including 3 children under 7.
The Gardener role is offered with a 2 bedroom house with enclosed garden and use of a car.
Well behaved pet welcome
To apply telephone Jackie 07979501997