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  • Available position: Assistant Gardeners (opportunities for full time or part time, temporary and permanent)
  • Salary range: Competitive salary dependent upon experience (opportunities for over-time) + bonus
  • Hours: 37.5 per week
  • Reporting to: Director
  • Location: Starting and finishing the day in Heyford Park, OX25 5HD

Oxford Edens is a gardening business based in Heyford Park, maintaining private gardens and commercial grounds across Oxfordshire. The business is experiencing strong and consistent growth and there is an immediate need for an ambitious, industrious and enthusiastic individuals to join the team as a full-time Assistant Gardeners. It is anticipated that the individuals will grow with the business of they wish to.  Plenty of support and training will be given.

The successful applicants must have the following, which are essential:

  • An interest in horticulture and be willing to develop their plant and all round gardening knowledge
  • Be happy to work outside in all weathers
  • The ability to get to and from Heyford Park
  • A personable character with excellent timekeeping and organisational skills, and flexibility in their approach to tasks and schedules

The successful applicant will ideally have the following:

  • Experience of working outside and using lawnmowers, strimmers and hedgecutters although this is not essential as full training will be given.

To apply please email ginny@oxfordedens.co.uk

  • Available position: Full time Gardener
  • Salary range: competitive, dependent upon skills, experience and abilities (opportunities for over-time + bonus)
  • Hours: 37.5 per week,  Monday to Friday
  • Reporting to: Directors
  • Location: Usually starting and finishing the day in Heyford Park, OX25 5HD

Oxford Edens is a gardening business based in Heyford Park, maintaining private gardens and commercial grounds across Oxfordshire. The business is experiencing strong and consistent growth and there is an immediate need for an ambitious, industrious and enthusiastic individual to join the team as a Gardener. Like our clients, we expect all work to be carried out to consistently high standards, often exceeding expectations. We are looking for someone who has this approach to their work.

The successful applicant must have the following:

  • At least 2 years’ experience working in garden or grounds maintenance.
  • Strong plant knowledge, experience of working with various plant types and the ability to identify plants, with a good awareness of the different pruning requirements for different plant types.
  • Knowledge and experience of the tasks required to maintain lawns and borders.
  • Honest and personable character with excellent timekeeping and organisational skills, and your flexibility in approach to tasks and schedules.
  • Good communicator and ability to act as a mentor and decision maker.
  • Ability to work under pressure, in all weathers and to solve problems as and when they arise.
  • Ability to get to and from Heyford Park and ideally have a full, clean UK driving licence so that you can drive one of our company vehicles.

The successful applicant will ideally have the following, although these attributes are not essential as we do invest in training our employees:

  • soft landscaping experience including the management of turfing jobs from site preparation through to turf laying  and experience of planting (including the selection of the appropriate composts)
  • chainsaw certification and experience of pruning or lopping small trees
  • a PA1 and PA6 certificate with spraying experience within the last six months

To apply please email ginny@oxfordedens.co.uk

 

 

 

 

 

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