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Location idverde UK, Southwark, Bromley, Dartford
Hours per week 40
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Job Type Full-time

About the role


The position for Driver Gardeners has become available in the South of the London Borough, covering areas of Southwark, Lewisham, Greenwich, Bromley, Bexley and Dartford.

  • You will be responsible for the day-to-day Grounds Maintenance teams set up and for overseeing the horticultural tasks in Dulwich Park and the associated mobile sites in this area.
  • You will be required to carry out work professionally and productively, exceeding the expectations of our clients and the Contract Manager.
  • The post would suit a ‘hands-on’ style Driver/Gardener with a keen interest in botanical horticulture.
  • Candidates must be Diploma Level qualified (or equivalent qualification) in Amenity/Ornamental Horticulture have a solid grounding in a horticultural environment and a proven ability to prioritize workloads.


  • To responsibly manage the workload of team members
  • To act professionally and confidently, to work effectively to achieve results, and to set an example for your team
  • To plan and organise your own time efficiently and to respond positively when under pressure or when confronted with problems


  • Effective leadership of team under your control
  • Effective communication with your client and customers
  • Effective implementation of all Company Values, policies and procedures
  • Identify, design and price improvement projects across the park
  • To be efficient and organised, working to company systems: e.g. job tick sheets, timesheets, weekly vehicle inspection sheets
  • To keep accurate records of the works completed by your team and report back to your Contracts Manager/Supervisor


  • Competitive pay to match your skills and experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Access to our idverde Benefits Hub
  • Plus much more