Seasonal Gardener (part-time)

The Inner Temple wishes to appoint a part-time (3 days per week) Seasonal Gardener to work for 6 months starting mid to late April.  

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 borders, trees, lawns and public spaces over three acres within the historic estate of this Inn of Court.  The succession planting in its deep herbaceous borders have won widespread praise, and its reputation attracts visitors from around the world.

The Seasonal Gardener will join the Garden Team in the maintenance of the Garden and horticultural features of the Inner Temple.  The role is primarily practical working outside in the Garden though there may also be instances of assisting with some admin support such as answering emails and record keeping.

This role may suit a newly qualified gardener wishing to expand their experience of high-end horticulture. They will need a passion for gardening; to be self-motivated; have proven ability of working in a team; exceptional standards of finish; a proactive approach to work; and very good communication skills.

Annual salary £22,209 per annum/ pro rata.

25 days holiday per annum/pro rata.

To apply please send a current CV and a covering letter explaining why you have applied for the role and meet the criteria to recruitment@innertemple.org.uk.  The closing date for applications is Sunday 24 February 2019.

Interviews will be held on 4 and 5 March 2019 with some flexibility in the start date between mid to late April 2019.