Assistant Gardener Supvervisor
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 24/01/2019 22:59
£23,866 - £27,358 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Newcastle upon Tyne
37 hours per week.
Nature’s Landscapes is a small grounds maintenance and horticulture team based in Newburn and is responsible for maintaining the grounds of social services buildings to a high standard. Nature’s Landscapes also undertakes the development of individual projects such as water features, decked areas, laying turf and creating wildlife friendly areas, etc. The Assistant Gardeners who work on the scheme are people who have a learning/physical disability or a mental health condition.
We are looking to recruit an Assistant Gardener Supervisor. The successful candidate will be motivated, able to work as part of a small team, have supervisory experience and have an interest in both grounds maintenance and manual outdoor work. A commitment to Equal Opportunities and the ability to move and handle various loads and equipment, once trained, are essential.
We offer ongoing support, induction, supervision and appraisal schemes. We have an excellent training pathway and all employees are encouraged to undertake the training available.
The City Council is a “Positive about Disability” employer who welcomes all applications from people who have a disability.
For an informal discussion please contact Alan Wear, Nature’s Landscapes Manager, on 0191 211 5982 or 07816674762.
Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk.
This job is closed for applications.