Salary: £18,135 – £20,171 per annum (depending on skills, knowledge and experience).
Hours: 37.5 hours per week.
Contract Type: Permanent, subject to six months’ probation.
Closing Date: 27 March 2020.

Selwyn College is looking to appoint a new gardener, to join the college gardens team on a full time basis. The successful applicant will report to the head gardener and will be responsible for the continued upkeep of the gardens, greenhouse production and helping with the ongoing design work and regeneration of the grounds.

The successful applicant will possess a broad plant knowledge, a recognised horticultural qualification and will have prior experience of working with a wide range of horticultural machinery. Applicants must be able to demonstrate good team working skills, organisation skills, as well as a good understanding of health and safety and the benefits of plants on the college and its users. A full UK driving licence and PA1 and PA6A spraying certificates are desirable.

The college offers excellent benefits including an occupational final salary pension scheme and subsidised meals.

Selwyn College is home to students of all backgrounds from the UK and across the world.  We are proud of our diversity.  We therefore welcome staff whatever their race, gender, sexuality, disability or religious belief, and we are keen to receive applications from people who may be under-represented in our community.

Application Form

Job Description

Application Process

Send a completed application form to the HR Manager at: recruitment@sel.cam.ac.uk
Application forms should be received by noon on the closing date.

Interviews: Monday 20th and Tuesday 21st April 2020