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Based in Northchurch, Berkhamsted and Hemel Hempstead

We are looking for experienced gardeners to join us. You will be offering support to groups of young people and/or adults with learning disabilities to develop their horticultural skills.

The ideal candidate will need to be enthusiastic and motivated. You will be working within a supportive team to deliver high quality services. Excellent communication, an open & inclusive working style and team working skills are essential. You will need a pragmatic and creative attitude with the skills to empower people. Horticultural skills and experience are essential, along with the ability to work outdoors in a horticultural environment. You will need to be willing and able to drive our minibuses and work vehicles. You will require experience of working in gardens, and/or hold a qualification in horticulture.

Salary is dependent upon skills & experience and within SRT salary band £17,686-£20,604 p.a. We also offer a range of attractive staff benefits and great development opportunities. We will consider full and part time hours.

Sunnyside Rural Trust is a registered charity offering training and employment opportunities to young people and adults with learning disabilities through horticulture. We have a number of social enterprises for trainees to gain work experience and paid employment. Across our services we grow a range of fruit, vegetables, herbs, plants including a large number of bedding plants for Dacorum Borough Council, coppice wood, conservation projects and we have 2 farm shops.

Closing date for applications 08.02.19 6pm, interviews to take place 13.02.19

Please download the full pack below to apply.

Sunnyside Application form

Gardener JD 2018

Gardener Person spec 18

Gardener advert 2018

 

 

 

 

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