Horticulture Vacancy - 1 Day a week.
|June 28, 2016|
| JOB VACANCY
Large private estate garden in the village of Doynton, between Bath and Bristol, BS30 5SR.
Starting with one day a week (flexible on the day).
Would suit someone who is looking to gain experience in this area of horticulture.
Doynton House - Was bought five years ago by the current owners and completely renovated. The Head Gardener was employed at this time and responsible for the exciting job of renovating and reinstating all the areas of the garden, as it had been neglected.
The garden has two new greenhouses for propagation and soft fruit. Natural swimming pool, cottage garden beds, scented beds, large walled vegetable garden, 2 fruit cages, recently planted herbaceous areas, an apiary, Beth Chatto inspired beds, fruit trees, as well as a small arboretum that will be reinstated this year. The garden covers 4 acres and is intensively maintained. All planting has been done in the last 4 years. The owners will be opening the garden as part of the NGS garden scheme.
The Head Gardener is looking for a keen, reliable person who would enjoy working in a friendly relaxed garden.
Duties include weeding, planting out, pruning, staking, propagation, lawn care and other seasonal garden tasks.
Any interested students please contact the Head Gardener for an informal chat.
Contact Details: Head Gardener for an informal chat. tel:07587245356