Gardening Assistant (3 roles) at Plantery - General plant and ground maintenance

Location
Dunmow, Essex
Salary
£7.80 per hour plus accommodation
Posted
06 Feb 2018
Closes
20 Mar 2018
Sector
Gardening
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Entry level
Language
English

Contact Details

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

Please send your CV and covering letter to ed@langthorns.com.  

 

 

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