Senior Gardener

Job Description

Queen’s College, Taunton is one of the leading independent boarding schools based in the South West of the country, educating more than 600 boys and girls (day and boarding), aged 3 months to 18 years and is part of the Methodist Independent Schools Trust.

Full Time, 40 hours per week, Mon-Fri
Salary up to £25,587 dependent on experience Generous benefits package

We are looking to recruit a Senior Gardener to join our valued on-site Estates team. This role will involve the ongoing maintenance and improvement of our beautiful grounds and gardens. Every day is different here at Queen’s which in turn keeps the job interesting. At the same time, you will engage with many different members of staff across the College community in addition to contractors and suppliers.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a similar role along with the ability to work on their own initiative proactively and responsibly. Knowledge in sports pitch management and associated tasks would be advantageous but not essential.

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All applicants must complete the Queen’s College application form and completed forms should be emailed to

We do not accept CVs. No agencies please.

For further details about the role please contact Emily Turner, HR Manager or 01823 340904

Queen’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and with the DBS. We embrace diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.