Permanent Job Vacancies
Container Grower Team Leaders
Do you have experience working with plants?
We are looking to recruit 3 fulltime permanent team leaders growers working a 39 hour week plus overtime and watering weekends on a rota (approx. 8 per year). You will be responsible for looking after an area of our nursery growing a diverse range of plants in polytunnels. Supported by one of our supervisors you’ll be looking after all the cultural requirements of your crops including pruning, watering, spacing etc whilst monitoring and controlling pests, diseases and weeds. You will also be involved in the dispatching of plants to our goods in dept. and be responsible for leading small team’s of seasonal staff. This is a role that not only requires the drive and motivation to meet targets, but also requires excellent attention to detail and quality standards.
Applicants must have a keen interest in plants. Horticultural training or experience working with plants is preferred.
The ideal candidate would also assist in the application of chemicals and biological pest controls so PA1/PA6 spraying certificates are desirable but full training would be provided.
Hourly rate of pay is £9.27 – £9.61 depending on experience
Closing date is Friday 22nd Oct 2021
Please download an application form here and return it along with your CV to
Recruiting has finished for this years seasonal staff intake, but will be advertising again in February, so watch this space!