Gardening Assistant (3 roles) at Plantery - General plant and ground maintenance
Langthorns Plantery is a retail plant centre based in the Little Canfield, Dunmow, Essex and has been established since 1977. Surrounded by beautiful countryside. This is a great opportunity for enthusiastic budding horticulturalists to vastly increase their knowledge of plants and how they grow.
We are currently looking for two – three seasonal members of staff to join our small and friendly team. Candidates should be enthusiastic, energetic and reliable and also have a passion for plants.
Reporting to the Manager, you will be responsible for general plant and grounds maintenance with early morning and evening watering shifts an essential part of the role. A knowledge of plants and experience of using a variety of gardening tools would be an advantage but it is not essential as training can be provided.
Six month contract – March to August 2018 with possible extension into Autumn
Five days per week (upto 40 hours) to include some weekends on a shift rota.
Pay £7.80 per hour plus accommodation
On site accommodation is provided in a modern static mobile home surrounded by open countryside, 3 double bedrooms, heating, TV, lounge and fully equipped kitchen. The accommodation off set rate is £6.40 per day.
More information about Langthorns can be found on our website. www.langthorns.com
If you are hardworking and have a passion for plants, we would love to hear from you
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