Experienced Sole Gardener required to manage 2 acres of garden on a private family estate in North Shropshire that is a working farm and has a partridge and pheasant shoot. The garden consists of formal lawns, large herbaceous borders, rose garden, productive walled garden, small woodland garden, and orchard and tennis court. You will be required to maintain the garden and grounds, produce fresh fruit, vegetables and cut flowers, maintain water features, supervise contractors, set fires and prepare firewood and support estate activities. Applicants will need to have relevant experience, excellent plant knowledge and a high level of horticultural skill. You must be able to maintain the garden to the highest of standards, have good fitness, a full clean driving licence and be experienced using machinery and capable of working unsupervised.
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