Vacancy: Harington Gardeners Operations Manager

Harington Gardeners Operations Manager

Location: Highgate, North London

Hours: Full time Monday-Friday 37.5 hours per week

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £30,552 - £32,983 per annum 

The Harington Gardeners aim to provide intermediate employment and training for people with learning difficulties/disabilities through a garden maintenance and landscaping service run on commercial lines. We are looking for a hard working, self motivated and experienced manager with a positive attitude, to ensure the efficient operation of the Harington Gardeners including:

·         management and development of the garden maintenance business;

·         carrying out garden maintenance/landscaping and supervising assistant gardeners;

·         delivery and management of on-the-job horticultural training and qualifications;

·         management and supervision of staff and trainees on work experience;

·         management of health and safety;

·         and working as part of the management team to deliver the aims and objectives of the charity;

Must hold full UK drivers licence and have horticultural qualifications / experience.

This post involves working with young people under 18 and vulnerable adults and appointment will be subject to a Disclosures and Barring Service check.

Closing date: 5th September 2016

For further information and to apply download the application form and information pack above.