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Gardener (Maternity Cover)

The Inner Temple wishes to appoint a Gardener in a maternity cover position.

The Inner Temple is one of the most distinguished gardens in London. Located on the Embankment in the City of London, the award-winning gardens comprise courtyards, borders, trees, lawns and public spaces over three acres within the historic estate of this Inn of Court. The succession planting in its herbaceous borders have won widespread praise, and its reputation attracts visitors from around the world.

The successful applicant will enjoy the advantages of working in a small team of qualified gardeners and volunteers, working in all areas of the garden. This post is ideally suited to someone with a minimum of 3 years professional horticultural experience in a public or private Garden, who has excellent communication skills and has completed a full RHS Level 2 Diploma or higher horticultural qualification. The successful candidate will be keen to develop their skills and experience in a garden which is open to the public and maintained to high aesthetic and horticultural standards.

This post offers an opportunity to join an enthusiastic team in a busy and vibrant garden. Annual salary £22-25,000 per annum dependant on skills and experience.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 10th January 2017. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24th & Wednesday 25th January 2017. Ideal start date for the successful candidate is early March 2017.

A full job decription can be downloaded here.

To apply please download the application form and send this complete with a covering letter to

Tues 10 January 2017