Application ends: July 31, 2024
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Job Description

Area Gardener – Required to cover our care homes in the Kent, East Sussex & West Sussex Area – Country Court

Hours: 40 Hours per week (Monday to Friday 0800 to 1700)

Salary: £13.00 to  £15.00 per hour depending on experience + vehicle and equipment will be provided

We are looking for an experienced, friendly, motivational gardener for our various care homes in the Kent, East Sussex & West Sussex  area. You will be responsible to keep the outdoor area/garden tidy and maintained to the highest standards.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Undertake gardening duties and tend to the garden, including grass-cutting, shrubs and pruning, watering of hanging baskets & eradication of weeds
  • Ensure all gardens & surrounding areas are kept tidy.
  • Complete mandatory and specialist training related to your role, on or off site as and when required to maintain, update professional knowledge and competence
  • Ensure general maintenance of the property and gardens is to a high standard.
  • Maintain all garden machinery and tools and carry out tests and checks as laid out and required.
  • Ensure that all tools and equipment used are stored in a safe place for the protection and safety.
  • Ensure that the vehicle provided for you to travel is in a safe condition and conform to legal requirements.
  • Undertake general DIY jobs in and around the property.


We are seeking an experienced individual who can share our very own family values.

  • At least 5 years’ experience as a landscaper or gardener person
  • Knowledge of health & safety at work
  • A can-do attitude with drive & self-motivation
  • Have a friendly & caring attitude
  • Have strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Hold a valid UK driving License
  • Spraying license (Essential)
  • Chainsaw license (Desirable)


You’ll also benefit from our generous range of benefits which include:

  • Pension Contributions & a range of excellent discounts for shops, restaurants, days out & more.
  • 28 days holiday (FTE) (including bank holidays)
  • Great pay (plus annual pay reviews!)

*Subject to Terms and Conditions

Click the Apply Button Now! -If the Gardner role sounds like a job for you, we would like to hear from you. 


All applicants must already hold the legal right to work in the UK and if successful will need to provide evidence.