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GC1 Mobile Gardener Newark mobile group - United Kingdom and Northern Area.

 

The United Kingdom and Northern Area (UKNA)  commemorates 310,000 casualties, in over 13,000 locations throughout the UK, Republic of Ireland, Gibraltar, Scandinavia,Iceland and the Faroe Islands. Of these 134,456 are on ten major memorials located throughout the UK.

We are currently recruiting for a GC1 mobile Gardener in our North Central area, based from Newark.  You will need to be able to make your own way to and from the Newark base site on a daily basis. You will cover maintenance in a group of sites in Humberside, South Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Leicestershire.
As a GC1 you will work individually or as part of a small team and be responsible for specific plots within the region. You will carry out manual horticultural maintenance and renovation work to the standards of excellence as set by the Commission. You will also complete various related administrative duties and assist the Supervisor in meeting the overall objectives of the Region.

You will need NVQ Level 2 or an equivalent level qualification in Amenity Horticulture and a full manual car driving licence. Candidates with relevant experience will also be considered. This is a mobile role and will require travel across the region and overnight stays on an occasional basis.

Requirements for this role:

• A full manual car driving licence and the ability to travel widely throughout the region,   with overnight   stays on an occasional basis
• An NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Amenity Horticulture (candidates with equivalent relevant experience will   also be considered)
• a commitment to excellence in service delivery
• effective communication and listening skills and computer literacy
• organisational and time management ability
• PA1 and PA6 certificates would also be desirable, but training can be provided

This role will carry out manual horticultural maintenance and renovation work to the standards of excellence as set by the Commission, and according to the Horticultural Manual.

For a full job description please click here. A fact sheet is also available here.

To apply for this opportunity to join our UKNA Team please send a copy of your CV and a short covering letter detailing your experience and what you can bring to the role to ukna.careers@cwgc.org

The closing date for applications is 10th June 2016 at 9 a.m. and it is anticipated that interviews will take place week commencing 27th June 2016 in Newark.

 

Part-time GC1 Gardener, Cannock - Central Region - United Kingdom and Northern Area.

 


The United Kingdom and Northern Area (UKNA)  commemorates 310,000 casualties, in over 13,000 locations throughout the UK, Republic of Ireland, Gibraltar, Scandinavia, Iceland and the Faroe Islands. Of these 134,456 are on ten major memorials located throughout the UK.

We are currently recruiting for a Part-time GC1 Gardener (working 3 days per week) to be based at Cannock German cemetery Staffordshire.

As a GC1 you will work individually or as part of a small team and be responsible for specific plots within the region. You will carry out manual horticultural maintenance and renovation work to the standards of excellence as set by the Commission.

You will need NVQ Level 2 or an equivalent level qualification in Amenity Horticulture and a full manual car driving licence. Candidates with relevant experience will also be considered. This is a mobile role and will require travel across the region and overnight stays on an occasional basis

Requirements for this role:

• A full manual car driving licence and the ability to travel widely throughout the region, with overnight stays on an occasional basis
• An NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Amenity Horticulture (candidates with equivalent relevant experience will also be considered)
• a commitment to excellence in service delivery
• effective communication and listening skills and computer literacy
• organisational and time management ability
• PA1 and PA6 certificates would also be desirable, but training can be provided


This role will carry out manual horticultural maintenance and renovation work to the standards of excellence as set by the Commission, and according to the Horticultural Manual.

For a full job description please click here. A fact sheet is also available here.

To apply for this opportunity to join our UKNA Team please send a copy of your CV and a short covering letter detailing your experience and what you can bring to the role to ukna.careers@cwgc.org

The closing date for applications is at 9 a.m 10th June, and it is anticipated that interviews will take place week commencing 20th June 2016 at Cannock German Cemetery Staffordshire.