Caerhays Castle Gardens
An incredible horticulture apprenticeship opportunity has been created at Caerhayes Estate, joining their highly skilled and motivated team, working over 120 acres of informal gardens and woodland.
Caerhayes Estate is looking for someone who will be able to maintain and participate in the growth and development of the gardens and woodlands.
The following duties will include;
- All areas of basic horticultural maintenance
- Ground management
- Mowing and general turf care
- Pruning and staking of trees
- Leaf blowing
- General woodland work
There is an island situated in the middle of the lake (approached by boat) that will also require some occasional maintenance. For Health and safety reasons you must be able to swim.
Also included are other occasional duties attached to the running of a busy estate, so a flexible approach is a must.
The estate is home to many varieties of wildlife including domestic livestock and the family’s 8 pet dogs. It is appreciated if candidates have some experience and knowledge of working with animals.
Please Note: This is a position suitable for a good all -rounder. You should enjoy working within the countryside and be keen to participate in all things relating to working within a countryside Estate.
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- Address St Austell, Cornwall
- Salary Offer 0 - £10,000
- Experience Level No Experience Necessary
- Total Years Experience 0-5