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Guildhall Cottage
Church Street
Lyme Regis


Tel (01297) 445175
Fax (01297) 443773

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Head Gardener

 An average of 37 hours a week, subject to seasonal variations

Monday to Friday, between 7am and 5pm

 Salary: SCP 19-22 (£19,945 - £21,589) 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced gardener to lead the gardening team, and to maintain and develop council grounds and gardens. 

You must be prepared to lead by example and get your hands dirty. 

The successful applicant will be someone who can manage and motivate a small team, lead on projects and plan horticultural operations. 

You will receive a minimum of 25 days’ annual leave and have the opportunity to join the local government pension scheme. Overtime is also available. 

For further information and an application pack, contact:

Adrianne Mullins, Lyme Regis Town Council, Guildhall Cottage, Church Street, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3BS

Tel: 01297 445175, email:


The closing date for applications is midday on Monday 25 February

Interviews will be held on Thursday 28 February


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