National Trust Job Vacancies – Gardener

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Job Description:

The role includes the opportunity to work in one of the finest National Trust Gardens in the Country. You’ll work with the team and on a broad range of tasks offering you the opportunity to develop new skills.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Much of the job will be outside and hands-on with the team.
  • We are also entering a phase of planning and development for the long-term future of the gardens which you will contribute to.
  • You’ll also work closely with other departments across the estate to ensure a quality experience for visitors.
  • There will be opportunities for project management and close working with the countryside team to improve nature conservation.
  • You’ll work to ensure high standards and that the distinctive specialness of place is preserved.
  • You’ll be responsible for day to day management of volunteers, working with the garden team to maintain our highly important garden.
  • You’ll work together to ensure we monitor and develop new sustainable ways of working with the environment and conservation at the core of what we do.

Job Requirements:

  • Good organisational and communication skills
  • Experience of using garden machinery
  • Experience working as part of a team.
  • A desire to work collaboratively and creatively
  • A love for sharing your knowledge and experience with volunteers, staff and team
  • RHS Level 2 or equivalent in practical gardening/horticulture
  • An understanding of Health & Safety and sustainable garden practices
  • An good understanding of horticultural techniques and plant identification

Job Details:

Company: National Trust

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Norwich, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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