We are looking for a House Receptionist to play a key role in the support of group visits and the overall visitor experience here at Hatfield House.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this role, the ideal candidate will be able to effectively communicate with all colleagues including senior managers and visitors. Please click here to read the full Job Description.
Please apply to Emma Waddup at email@example.com attaching your CV by March 31st 2017, thank you.
Senior Horticulturist required for the gardens of Hatfield House, Hertfordshire. Salary negotiable plus pension and life assurance. 39 hours per week.
Hatfield House, home to the Marquess of Salisbury, sits in its own Park, in south Hertfordshire. The House and Garden are open to the public from April until October and the Park is open to local pass holders all year round. The Garden extends to approximately 40 acres of formal and less formal grounds. Its development is directed by Lady Salisbury.
The role will involve working within the gardening team of 7 horticulturist to maintain the Garden to a high standard.
Candidate: A thorough, skilled and hard-working horticulturist with experience of maintenance in large gardens or a similar environment. Excellent plant knowledge is important and some experience in glasshouse work is preferred.
A sound knowledge of horticultural skills is vital. Applicants with the relevant training and qualifications in horticulture, including spraying certificates, are preferred.
A good manner with people including the principle family, staff, colleagues, guests and visitors is essential.
Duties: Day to day gardening upkeep and maintenance, reporting to the Head Gardener, include: lawn maintenance; hedge-trimming; border maintenance, e.g. weeding, rose pruning, staking, etc.; greenhouse works and cultivation of houseplants; management of meadow and rough grass; spraying; supervision of less experienced gardeners and volunteers.
Other related duties include periodic weekend watering.
Personal:- Well organised and confident, with initiative and enthusiasm
– A naturally practical person who leads by example
– The ability to work independently and within a team
Please email Andrew Turvey with CV and Covering letter or email giving your reasons for wishing to work at Hatfield House and your suitability for the post. firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday 9th of April.
We are looking for a tractor driver with experience with driving and operating machinery to provide our visitors with the daily tractor and trailer rides.
All applicants must be fluent in English
Must be aged 18 years and over
Be friendly, polite and confident when talking to the public
The candidate must be available at weekends and some days during the week.
Please apply to Lauren Yeo at email@example.com attaching your CV