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The Royal Household profile and vacancies
in Windsor, Berkshire, SL4

Gardener

From £19,500 per annum dependent on experience. Plus 15% employer contribution pension scheme and benefits.
Full time
From £19,500 per annum dependent on experience. Plus 15% employer contribution pension scheme and benefits.
Full time
Agricultural & Landscaping sector
It’s caring for the gardens that thousands will admireIt’s taking every opportunity to make your mark. And it’s the pride in joining a team at the heart of a world famous institution. This is what makes working for the Royal Household exceptional.The Gardens team at The Royal Household maintain and care for gardens that are seen by thousands of visitors and guests every year.Joining the Gar
19 May
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Conde Nast profile and vacancies
in Greater London

Digital Associate - House & Garden

By Agreement
Full time
By Agreement
Full time
Strategy & Consultancy sector
Condé Nast is a global media company producing the highest quality content with a footprint of more than 1 billion consumers in 32 territories through print, digital, video and social platforms. The company portfolio includes many of the world most respected and influential media properties including Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler/Traveller, Allure
Yesterday
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Rentokil Initial profile and vacancies
in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Ground Maintenance Operative - Welwyn Garden City

Salary by agreement
Permanent
Competitive salary
Permanent
Health & Medicine sector
Job descriptionUrban Planters - Grounds Maintenance OperativeKey InformationPermanent: A full time role, working Monday to Friday (40 hr week)Location: Join the team covering Welweyn Garden City,The RoleBasic salary from £22,500 per annumUrban Planters has been bringing homes and workplaces to life with plants since 1965.We deliver our products and services using our national network of
02 February
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council profile and vacancies
in Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Refuse Collector (Garden Waste)

£24,294 - £24,702 per year
Full time
£24,294 - £24,702 per year
Full time
Agricultural & Landscaping sector
The job itselfAn exciting opportunity has arisen within the Communities and Environment, Refuse Team for a Refuse Collector on our Garden Waste collection service.You will work within a team of refuse collection operatives assisting in the safe operation of a refuse vehicle and providing a high standard refuse collection service to the residents of the East Riding.To collect household, industrial
02 February
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Hearing Aid Audiologist - Hitchin & Welwyn Garden City (East of England, United Kingdom)

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Health & Medicine sector
Please do not apply if you seek a Skilled Worker Visa. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide Visa sponsorship at the moment. Location: Hitchin and Welwyn Garden City World of Hearing An opportunity to run our thriving and successful Hitchin clinic as well as work alongside other professionals in the Flagship World of Hearing store in Welwyn. You'll be joining the exciting world of Boots heari
06 September
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Aesop profile and vacancies
in Greater London, WC2E

Assistant Store Manager | Aesop Covent Garden, London | Full Time

By Agreement
Full time
By Agreement
Full time
Retail sector
For over 35 years, Aesop has carefully cultivated an inspiring and inclusive environment in which our employees are supported and encouraged to thrive. As a global retail organisation, we offer professional development and advancement opportunities to complement career goals and aspirations. Our approach to skin care involves meticulous attention to detail, using only the most efficacious ingredie
Yesterday
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HMP Highpoint: Skilled Delivery Gardens

£19,781 - £21,963 per year
Full time
£19,781 - £21,963 per year
Full time
Agricultural & Landscaping sector
We encourage applications from people from all backgrounds and aim to have a workforce that represents the wider society that we serve. We pride ourselves on being an employer of choice. We champion diversity, inclusion and wellbeing and aim to create a workplace where everyone feels valued and a sense of belonging. To find out more about how we do this visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/organi
09 May
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Peterlee, County Durham, SR8

Bank Housekeeping Assistant

£10.52 per hour
Full time
£10.52 per hour
Full time
Banking sector
Bank Housekeeping Assistant Ashwood Park Residential and Nursing Home, Seaside Lane, Easington Colliery, Peterlee, County Durham £10.52 per hour Hours as and when required Why work for us? We spend so much time at work don’t we, so our ethos at Sanctuary Care is to enrich the lives of both our residents and staff. Let’s have some fun while we’re at work, support each other and
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2

Care Assistant

£10.84 per hour
Full time
£10.84 per hour
Full time
Social Care sector
Care Assistant Regent Residential Care Home, School Road, St Johns, Worcester, Worcestershire £10.84 per hour 35 hours per week Benefits and rewards We know you work so hard and being the best Care Assistant you can be needs to be rewarded. We are very proud to offer the following: 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata) Life assurance CQC performance bonus Overtime
Today
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University of Surrey profile and vacancies
in Guildford, Surrey, GU2

Corporate and Research Management Accountant

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Science sector
An opportunity for a Senior Management Accountant to join the University of Surrey Finance Department on a fixed term contract.   Operating as part of our Studentships Team, you’ll provide University-wide management accounting information, including forecasting, analysis and reporting, which will be used to inform fact-based decision making that directly impacts the University
Today
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15

Landscape Technician

£24,027 per year
Full time
£24,027 per year
Full time
Agricultural & Landscaping sector
Sanctuary provide in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary organisations. As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service. Landsca
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Kidlington, Oxfordshire, OX5

Administrator

£12.74 per hour
Full time
£12.74 per hour
Full time
Education sector
Proud to be not-for-profit, at Sanctuary Care we provide high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. At the very heart of everything we do is our mission to go beyond the standard expectation of providing great care, by doing everything we can to enrich the lives of the residents we are privileged to care for, their loved ones and as importantly, ou
Yesterday
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Barnstaple, Devon, EX32

Support Worker

£11.52 per hour
Full time
£11.52 per hour
Full time
IT & Telecoms sector
Support Worker The Maples, Barnstaple £11.52 37.5 hours per week Do you want a role where no two days are the same and you will be making a real impact to the lives of our customers? Would you like to make a difference that lasts long after the end of your shift? Could you help support our vulnerable adults towards independence? We are seeking an experienced Support Worker to
Yesterday
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Weston-super-Mare, North Somerset, BS23

Nurse Deputy Manager

£500 per day
Full time
£500 per day
Full time
Nursing sector
Proud to be not-for-profit, at Sanctuary Care we provide high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. At the very heart of everything we do is our mission to go beyond the standard expectation of providing great care, by doing everything we can to enrich the lives of the residents we are privileged to care for, their loved ones and as importantly, ou
Yesterday
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Erith, Greater London, DA8

Care Assistant Nights

£11.14 per hour
Full time
£11.14 per hour
Full time
Social Care sector
Care Assistant Nights Shaftesbury Court Residential Care Home, Selkirk Drive, Erith, Kent, DA8 3QP £11.14 per hour 22 Hours available - working 2 nights per week and alternate Weekends Benefits and rewards We know you work so hard and being the best Care Assistant you can be needs to be rewarded. We are very proud to offer the following: 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro
Yesterday
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Dumfries, Dumfries and Galloway, DG1

Maintenance Operative

£500 per day
Full time
£500 per day
Full time
Construction sector
Proud to be not-for-profit, at Sanctuary Care we provide high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. At the very heart of everything we do is our mission to go beyond the standard expectation of providing great care, by doing everything we can to enrich the lives of the residents we are privileged to care for, their loved ones and as importantly, ou
Yesterday
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University of Surrey profile and vacancies
in Guildford, Surrey, GU2

Pensions Assistant R)

by Agreement
Full time
by Agreement
Full time
Banking sector
An exciting opportunity for a Pensions Assistant to join the University of Surrey, within our Payroll & Pensions team.         This role supports the day-to-day delivery of a Pensions Administration service, responsible for providing a comprehensive service to new starters, current members and leavers of University Pension Schemes.  This is an ideal role for a can
Yesterday
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Manager, Food Service

By Agreement
Permanent
By Agreement
Permanent
Manufacturing sector
Posting End Date: March 10, 2024 Join John Lewis or Waitrose today If you've ever stepped through the doors of a John Lewis or Waitrose shop, shopped online, or seen any of our adverts, you'll know there's something unique about us. That unique proposition is our Partners. As co-owners they have a say in our business and receive a share of the profits, so they put time and effort into making it wo
Yesterday
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B&M Retail profile and vacancies
in Liverpool, Merseyside

Junior Homeware Surface Pattern Designer

Competitive perYEAR
Permanent
Competitive perYEAR
Permanent
Retail sector
We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Homeware Surface Pattern Designer to join our sensational Design team at our Support Centre here in Speke, Liverpool, L24. This is a full time, permanent position and is fully office based. This role will suit a creative designer with homeware experience overflowing with ideas and keen to work in a growing FTSE 100 North-West based retail business (wit
20 February
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Sanctuary Group profile and vacancies
in Greater London, SE25

Housekeeping Assistant

£10.94 per hour
Full time
£10.94 per hour
Full time
Leisure & Tourism sector
Housekeeping Assistant The Manse Residential Care Home, South Norwood Hill, South Norwood, London, SE25 6AA £10.94 per hour 20 hours per week available Why work for us? We spend so much time at work don’t we, so our ethos at Sanctuary Care is to enrich the lives of both our residents and staff. Let’s have some fun while we’re at work, support each other and work hard as a team.
18 February
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Gardener jobs near me FAQs

What Does a Gardener Do?

A gardener is a professional who specializes in the cultivation and care of plants, flowers, and trees. They work in various settings such as residential gardens, public parks, commercial landscapes, and even indoor spaces. Gardeners are skilled in horticulture and possess extensive knowledge of plant species, soil conditions, and gardening techniques.

What Qualifications Does a Gardener Need?

In the UK, formal qualifications are not always required to become a gardener. However, many professionals choose to pursue certifications or diplomas in horticulture to enhance their skills and knowledge. The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) offers a range of qualifications that are highly regarded within the industry. Additionally, practical experience and a genuine passion for gardening are often valued more than formal qualifications.

How Much Does a Gardener Earn?

The salary of a gardener can vary depending on factors such as experience, location, and the type of employment. On average, a gardener in the UK can earn between £16,000 and £25,000 per year. Experienced gardeners or those working in prestigious gardens may earn higher salaries. Self-employed gardeners have the potential to earn more as they can set their own rates and take on multiple clients.

What Skills Does a Gardener Need?

A successful gardener possesses a combination of practical skills, knowledge, and personal attributes. Some essential skills for a gardener include:

  • Plant identification and knowledge
  • Pruning and trimming techniques
  • Soil analysis and improvement
  • Pest and disease management
  • Landscape design and maintenance
  • Ability to use gardening tools and equipment
  • Physical fitness and stamina
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication and customer service skills (especially for those working with clients)

What Tools Does a Gardener Use?

A gardener relies on various tools and equipment to perform their tasks efficiently. Some common tools used by gardeners include:

  • Secateurs and pruning shears
  • Garden spade and fork
  • Lawnmower and grass trimmer
  • Hoe and rake
  • Garden gloves and protective clothing
  • Watering can or hosepipe
  • Wheelbarrow or garden cart
  • Hand trowel and cultivator

Is Gardening Physically Demanding?

Yes, gardening can be physically demanding. Gardeners often spend long hours outdoors, performing tasks that require bending, lifting, digging, and carrying heavy loads. They may need to work in various weather conditions, including extreme heat or cold. Therefore, physical fitness and stamina are important qualities for a gardener.

What Are the Pros and Cons of Being a Gardener?

Like any profession, being a gardener has its advantages and disadvantages. Some pros of being a gardener include:

  • Opportunity to work outdoors and connect with nature
  • Creative expression through landscape design
  • Satisfaction of seeing plants thrive under your care
  • Potential for self-employment and flexible working hours

However, there are also some cons to consider:

  • Physical demands and exposure to harsh weather conditions
  • Seasonal fluctuations in workload and income
  • Potential exposure to pesticides or allergenic plants
  • How Can I Find a Gardener Near Me?

    If you're looking for a professional gardener in your area, there are several ways to find one:

    • Ask for recommendations from friends, family, or neighbors who have used gardening services before.
    • Search online directories or platforms that connect homeowners with local gardeners.
    • Contact local horticultural societies or gardening clubs for recommendations.
    • Check with local garden centers or nurseries as they may have contacts or offer gardening services themselves.

    Can I Become a Gardener Without Any Experience?

    Yes, it is possible to become a gardener without any prior experience. Many gardeners start by working as apprentices or assistants to experienced professionals, where they can learn on the job. Practical experience and a willingness to learn are highly valued in the gardening industry. Additionally, pursuing relevant qualifications or certifications can help enhance your chances of securing employment as a gardener.

    Is Gardening a Good Career Choice?

    Gardening can be a rewarding career choice for those who have a passion for plants and enjoy working outdoors. It offers opportunities for creativity, self-employment, and the satisfaction of seeing the results of your hard work. However, it is important to consider the physical demands and potential seasonal fluctuations in workload and income associated with this profession.

    Note: The information provided in this article is based on general knowledge and practices in the UK gardening industry. It is advisable to research specific requirements and regulations in your local area.