Hospitalfield are Hiring: Head/Skilled Gardener

The Hospitalfield Trust wishes to recruit a hands on Head/Skilled Gardener* who will oversee the management the five acre estate. Leading with great commitment and energy, you will be responsible for implementing and guiding the development of our newly designed and planted walled garden, designed by the horticulturalist Nigel Dunnett.

We require someone with experience who is a great communicator with volunteers, colleagues, and visitors and is interested in training and supporting others to learn from the gardens at Hospitalfield.

This is an exciting time to be joining the small and dedicated staff team at Hospitalfield as we work towards realising the five-year Future Plan for the organisation. This involves major capital refurbishment of the historic architecture and the creation of new buildings where this is required for the future use. (See the Future Plan booklet at this link). The aim is to make a campus that will support our programme and provide facilities that will help us build our business for future economic sustainability.

Application Deadline: 5pm, Sunday 30 August 2020

Interviews: week commencing 7 September 2020

Please download a Job Description and apply using the Application Form using the link below.

Skilled Gardener Job Description Aug 2020 updated

Head Skilled Gardener 2020 Application Form

Further information on the Future Plan

*The job title has been amended following expert advice.